Hadleigh Adams

(Palmerston North, New Zealand)

2019-20 Season: Paris in Roméo et Juliette; Arthur Jones in Billy Budd; Ormonte in Partenope

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

Recent and Upcoming: Schaunard in La Bohème (Lyric Opera of Kansas City); Mercutio in Roméo et Juliette (Cincinnati Opera); Hawkins Fuller in Gregory Spears’ Fellow Travelers; Young Caesar Nicomedes in Lou Harrison’s Young Caesar; Carl Mangus in A Little Night Music (Nederlandse Reisopera); Creon/Tiresias in Oedipus Rex (London’s Philharmonia Orchestra); Carmina Burana (San Francisco Symphony); Maximilian in Candide (San Francisco Symphony); Bernstein’s Mass (Los Angeles Philharmonic, Ravinia Festival); Papageno in Die Zauberflöte (Pacific Symphony); Jesus in Saint Matthew Passion (Colorado Symphony); General Lansing in Annie Gosfield’s War of the Worlds (Los Angeles Phil); Judge/Duke in Thomas Adès’ Powder Her Face; Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus; Concerts with Houston Symphony Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Colorado Symphony Orchestra, American Bach Soloists, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Merola Opera Program 2012; San Francisco Opera Adler Fellowship 2013, 2014