Ian Storey

Ian Storey made his San Francisco Opera debut in the Company’s 2011 Ring cycle as Siegfried (Götterdämmerung). The British tenor’s career highlights include Cavaradossi (Tosca), Rodolfo (La Bohème), Manrico (Il Trovatore), Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly), Boris (Kát'a Kabanová), and Florestan (Fidelio) with Scottish Opera; Cavaradossi, Boris, and Erik (Der Fliegende Holländer) with Welsh National Opera; Erik for Milan’s La Scala and Washington National Opera; Števa (Jenůfa) and Tristan (Tristan und Isolde) at La Scala; Tristan at Deutsche Oper Berlin and in Zurich; the title role of Otello with Los Angeles Opera and in Naples and Wroclaw, Poland; Samson (Samson et Dalila) in Genoa; Don José (Carmen) at Munich’s Bavarian State Opera, Royal Swedish Opera, the Glyndebourne Festival, and in Cagliari; the title role of Tannhäuser with Frankfurt Opera; and Bacchus (Ariadne auf Naxos) in Venice and Lisbon. He has performed Calaf in Turandot, one of his signature roles, at the Torre del Lago Puccini Festival; the Royal Opera, Covent Garden; Berlin’s Linden Opera; the Arena di Verona; and in Genoa, Bari, Trieste, and Mexico City. Recent and upcoming engagements include Bacchus and Canio (Pagliacci) with the Vienna State Opera, Florestan (Fidelio) in Turin, Tristan in Berlin and Venice, Siegmund (Die Walküre) in Dusseldorf, Énée (Les Troyens) in Karlsruhe, and Siegfried (Götterdämmerung) in Berlin and at Milan’s La Scala.