2015–16 Season: Don José in Carmen
Tenor Adam Diegel is making his San Francisco Opera debut as Don José in Carmen. He has also sung the role at Arizona Opera, Glimmerglass Opera, Opera Theatre of St. Louis, Florida Grand Opera, Madison Opera, and in the Calixto Bieito production at English National Opera. Other recent successes include his Metropolitan Opera debut as Froh in Das Rheingold and Lieutenant B.F. Pinkerton at Opera San Antonio and Opera Hong Kong. Next season, Diegel will sing Ismaele in Nabucco at the Metropolitan Opera, Don José at Opera San Antonio, Pinkerton at Palm Beach Opera, and Ruggiero in La Rondine at Opera Santa Barbara.