Hadleigh Adams

(Wellington, New Zealand)

2022–23 Season: Agrippa, Antony and Cleopatra; 2nd Commissioner and 1st Officer in Dialogues of the Carmelites

San Francisco Opera Highlights: Schaunard in La Bohème; Angelotti in Tosca; Marquis d’Obigny in La Traviata; Simon in Mark Adamo’s The Gospel of Mary Magdalene; Luther and Schlemil in Les Contes d’Hoffmann; An officer in Il Barbiere di Siviglia; Mr. Fox in Dolores Claiborne; The Imperial Commissioner in Madama Butterfly; Paris in Roméo et Juliette; Arthur Jones in Billy Budd

Recent and Upcoming: Stanley in André Previn’s A Streetcar Named Desire (Florida Grand Opera); Mercutio in Roméo et Juliette (San Diego Opera, Cincinnati Opera); Hawkins Fuller in Gregory Spears’ Fellow Travelers (Florida Grand Opera, Minnesota Opera); La Bête in Philip Glass’ La Belle et la Bête (Opera Parallèle); Doug in Jody Talbot’s Everest (Opera Parallèle); Paul in Glass’ Les Enfants Terrible (Opera Parallèle); title role of Jonathan Dove’s The Enchanted Pig (Australian Contemporary Opera Company); Jake Heggie’s If I Were You (Merola Opera Program); Vicomte de Valmont in Luca Francesconi’s Quartett (West Edge Opera); Carl Magnus in Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music (Nederlandse Reisopera); baritone soloist in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony (Seattle Symphony, Colorado Symphony); baritone soloist in Das Buch mit Sieben Siegeln (Dallas Symphony Orchestra)

San Francisco Opera Adler Fellowship 2013, 2014

Merola Opera Program 2012

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