Michael Kepler Meo
Since his professional debut in 2009, at age 10, Michael Kepler Meo has performed as a principal singer with Portland Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Los Angeles Opera, New York City Opera and with the opera companies of St. Louis and Wexford (Ireland). His roles include Miles (Turn of the Screw), Charlie (The Golden Ticket), Arthur (Séance on a Wet Afternoon), Yniold (Pelléas et Mélisande), Oberto (Alcina), and the title role in Amahl and the Night Visitors. Kepler Meo has also appeared as a soloist with the Portland Baroque Orchestra, Oregon Bach Festival, Portland Chamber Orchestra, and the Corvallis Symphony. He is an alumnus of Portland Boychoir and Ethos Music Center. Kepler Meo recently created the title role of Northwest Children’s Theater’s world premiere production of El Zorrito, a performance that earned him the Portland Area Musical Theater Award for Outstanding Young Performer. He returned to that company this December in the title role of Peter Pan.