Bel Canto at Caramoor, Opera repertory 1997-2017

1997 1997 1997
Rossini La donna del lago
Marguerite Krull Elena
Vivica Genaux Malcolm
Bruce Fowler Giacomo
Matthew Chellis Roderigo
Nathaniel Watson Douglas
Nancy Rathbun Albina
Timothy Sarris Serano
Conductor: Crutchfield
Semi-staging: Nicholas Deutsch
Handel Alcina  

Alexandra Deshorties Alcina

Yuri Hasegawa Morgana

Kate Aldrich Ruggero

Shira Karmon Bradamante

Alexander Spacher Melisso

Lawrence Cummings Oronte

Rebecca Salazar Oberto

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Steven Tharp

Mozart Le nozze di Figaro   

Eva Carrasquero Countess

Marguerite Krull Susanna

Kate Aldrich Cherubino

Nathaniel Watson Figaro

Jonathan Hays Count

David Shapero Bartolo

Ory Brown Marcellina

Lawrence Cummings Basilio

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Joseph Bascetta

1998 1998 1998
Donizetti Lucrezia Borgia   

Melanie Helton Lucrezia

Bruce Fowler Gennaro

Vivica Genaux Orsini
Hao Jiang Tian Alfonso
Steven Tharp Rustighello
Jonathan Hays Gubetta
David Shapero Astolfo
Neal Harrelson, Richard Slade, Christopher Mooney, Joel Jameson Orsini’s companions

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Nicholas Deutsch

Handel Deidamia

Rebecca Salazar Deidamia

Kate Aldrich Ulisse

Julia Fischer Nerea

Jonathan Hays Fenice

Luiz-Ottavio Faria Lycomede

Lawrence Cummings Achille

Stephanie Woodling Eurilla

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Claudia Zahn

Mozart Don Giovanni

Melanie Helton Donna Anna

Marguerite Krull Donna Elvira

Laura Danehower Whyte Zerlina

Steven Tharp Don Ottavio

Jonathan Hays Don Giovanni

David Shapero Leporello

Luiz-Ottavio Faria

    Commendatore

Alexander Spacher Masetto

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Maeve Butler

1999 1999 1999
Rossini: La gazza ladra  

Marguerite Krull Ninetta

Vivica Genaux Pippo

Julia Fischer Lucia

Glenn Siebert Giannetto

Jonathan Hays Fernando

David Shapero Podestà

Edward Albert Fabrizio

Richard Slade Isacco

Brian Downen Antonio

Krzysztof Kowalewski Giorgio

Pablo Porras Giudice

Salvatore Basile Ernesto

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Tyler Learned

Handel Amadigi di Gaula   

Kate Aldrich Amadigi

Julia Fischer Dardano

Anna Vikre Melissa

Debra Vanderlinde Oriana

Pablo Porras Orgando

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Maeve Butler

Puccini La rondine  
Laura Danehower Whyte MagdaCatherine Thorpe Lisette

Michael Lockley Ruggero

Steven Tharp Prunier

Edward Albert Rambaldo

Jenufa Gleich Bianca

Stephanie Woodling Yvette

Carla Lopez-Speziale Suzy

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Joseph Bascetta

 

2000 2000 2000
Bellini: Il Pirata   

Indra Thomas Imogene

Francisco Almanza Gualtiero

Daniel Mobbs Ernesto

Valeriano Lanchas Solitario

Laura Danehower Whyte Adele

Richard Slade Itulbo

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Donizetti  L’Elisir d’amore

Joanna Mongiardo Adina

Neal Harrelson, Steven Tharp

    Nemorino

Pablo Porras Belcore

Carlos Conde Dulcamara

Kate Comegys Giannetta

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Joseph Bascetta

Mozart Die Zauberflöte  

Adina Aaron Pamina

Kate Comegys Queen of the Night

Brian Downen Tamino

Valeriano Lanchas Sarastro

Peter Clark Papageno

Kate Vetter Cain Papagena

Jenufa Gleich First Lady

Georgia Jarman Second Lady

Carla Lopez-Speziale Third Lady

Michael Lockley Man in Armor

Brian Goff Man in Armor

Adam Harris Speaker

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Claudia Zahn

2001 2001 2001
Rossini: Otello   

Marguerite Krull Desdemona

Georgia Jarman Emilia

Carlo Scibelli Otello

David Adams Rodrigo

Matthew Chellis Iago

Daniel Mobbs Elmiro

James Archie Worley Gondolier

Robert Crutchfield Doge

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Claudia Zahn

Verdi: Otello

Frank Porretta Otello

Indra Thomas Desdemona

Genaro Sulvaran Iago

Francisco Almanza Cassio

Sally Wilson Emilia

Daniel Mobbs Lodovico

Yeghishe Manucharyan Roderigo

Mark Risinger Montano

Pater Clark Herald

Conductor: Crutchfield

Verdi: Un giorno de regno

Maire O’Brien Marchesa

Sally Wilson Giulietta

David Chase Edoardo

Scott Hogsed Belfiore

Adam Harris Barone

Mark Freiman Tesoriere

Conductor: Giovanni Reggioli

Stage Director: Alejandro Chacon

2001 2002 2002
Bellini: La sonnambula

Georgia Jarman Amina

Brian Downen Elvino

Michael Rice Count Rodolfo

Jeufa Gleich Lisa

Carla Lopez-Speziale Teresa

Derrick Ballard Alessio

Norwood Robinson Notary

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Gluck:  Orfeo ed Euridice   

Victoria Avetisyan Orfeo

Talise Trevigne Euridice

Sarah Coburn Amore

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Donizetti: Don Pasquale

Georgia Jarman Norina

Vladimir Shvets Don Pasquale

David Ossenfort Ernesto

Adam Harris Doctor Malatesta

Conductor: Juan Carlos Rivas; Stage Director: Alejandro Chacon

 

2002 2003 2003
Handel: Deidamia

Georgia Jarman Deidamia

Kate Aldrich Ulisse

Jennifer Rivera Achille

Maria Zifchak Nerea

Daniel Mobbs Lycomedes

Jonathan Hays Phoenix

Awet Andemicael Eurilla

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Donizetti: Élisabeth   

Irini Tsirakidis Élisabeth

Yeghishe Manucharyan Potosky

John Osborn Michel

Daniel Mobbs Ivan

Madeleine Gray Marie

Victoria Avetisyan Fedora

Douglas Jabara Alterkan

Arianna Zukerman Nizza

Cameron Smith The Czar

Scott Reiburn Grand Marshal

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Melanie Helton

Mozart: Cosi fan tutte   

Amanda Borst Fiordiligi

Fenlon Lamb Dorabella

Nell Snaidas Despina

Brian Downen Ferrando

Jonathan Hays Guglielmo

Scott Toperzer Don Alfonso

Conductor: Rachelle Jonck

Stage Director: Steven Tharp

2004 2004 2004
Gluck: Paride ed Elena   

Krisztina Szabó Paride   

Amanda Borst Elena   

Joanna Mongiardo Amore

Rachel Cobb Pallade

Jessica Bowers First Trojan

Beatriz Mora Second Trojan

Amanda Forsythe Third Trojan

David Ekström A Spartan

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Claudia Zahn

Viardot: Cendrillon   

Amanda Forsythe Cendrillon

Kelly Sawatsky Maguelonne

Audrey Babcock Armelinde

Jeffrey Monette Pictordu

John Zuckerman Le Prince

Ivan Benitez Barigoule

Melanie Helton La Fée

Conductor: Rachelle Jonck

Stage Director: Melanie Helton

Conti: Don Chisciotte

in Sierra Morena  

Steven Tharp Don Chisciotte

Dennis Blackwell Sancio Panza

Kelly Sawatsky Lucinda   

Inna Dukach Dorotea

Jessica Bowers Cardenio

Ryu-Kyung Kim Fernando

David Ekström Lope

Beatriz Mora Ordogno

Rachel Cobb Maritorne

Camilo Mendoza Mendo

Conductor: Juan Carlos Rivas

Stage Director: Melanie Helton

2005 2005 2006
Bellini: La sonnambula  

Sumi Jo Amina

John Osborn Elvino

Daniel Mobbs Count Rodolfo

Jessica Bowers Teresa

Megan Weston Lisa

Christopher Dickerson Alessio

Albert Lee A Notary

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

Verdi: La Traviata

Georgia Jarman Violetta

Brian Downen Alfredo

Jason Howard Germont

Stephanie Woodling Flora

Christopher Dickerson Grenvil

James Schaffner Gastone

Lawrence Long Baron

Vladimir Shvets Marquis

Yvette Loynaz Annina

Jose Sacin Giuseppe

Kevin Grace A messenger

Nicola Albanese A servant

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

Bellini: I Puritani   

Sumi Jo Elvira

Barry Banks Arturo

Weston Hurt Riccardo

Daniel Mobbs Giorgio

Eric Jordan Gualtiero

Laura Vlasak Nolen Enrichetta

David Ekström Bruno

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

 

2006 2007 2007
Rossini: Tancredi  

Ewa Podleś Tancredi

Georgia Jarman Amenaide

Yegishe Manucharyan Argirio

Daniel Mobbs Orbazzano

Laura Vlasak Nolen Isaura

Emily Sinclair Roggiero

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Verdi: Il Trovatore  

Julianna Di Giacomo Leonora   

Ewa Podleś Azucena   

Francisco Casanova Manrico

Daniel Sutin Di Luna

Daniel Mobbs Ferrando

Anya Fidelia Inez

Xiaoping Dai Ruiz

Zurab Ninua An old gypsy

Jorge Garza A Messenger

Conductor: Crutchfield

Donizetti: Linda di Chamounix

Sarah Coburn Linda       

Laura Vlasak Nolen Pierotto

Barry Banks Carlo

Marco Nisticò Antonio

Ricardo Herrera Marchese

Eric Jordan, bass  Il Prefetto   

Carla Dirlikov Maddalena

Jorge Garza Intendente

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Steven Tharp

2008 2008 2009
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia

Priti Gandhi Rosina

Robert McPherson and Barry Banks Almaviva

Daniel Mobbs Figaro

Ricardo Herrera Bartolo

Matthew Treviño Basilio

John-Andrew Fernandez Fiorello

Eve Miedel Berta

Jorge Ocasio Ambrogio

Jose Sacin An Officer

Aaron Blankfield A Notary

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Verdi: La forza del destino

St. Petersburg version

Takesha Meshé Kizart Leonora

Emmanuel di Villarosa Alvaro

Zurab Ninua Carlo

Kirstin Chávez Preziosilla

Marco Nisticò Fra Melitone

Daniel Borowski Guardiano

Matthew Treviño Alcalde

Aaron Blankfield Trabucco

Nathan Resika Marchese

Carla Dirlikov Curra

Jorge Ocasio A surgeon

Conductor: Crutchfield

Donizetti: L’elisir d’amore

Georgia Jarman Adina

Lawrence Brownlee Nemorino   

Markus Beam Belcore

Marco Nisticò Dulcamara

Dana Schnitzer Giannetta

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

2009 2010 2010
Rossini: Semiramide

Angela Meade Semiramide

Vivica Genaux Arsace

Lawrence Brownlee Idreno

Daniel Mobbs Assur

Christopher Dickerson Oroe   

Heather Hill Azema

John-Andrew Fernandez Mitrane           

Djoré Nance The Ghost of Nino

Conductor: Crutchfield

Bellini: Norma

Angela Meade Norma

Keri Alkema Adalgisa

Emmanuel de Villarosa Pollione

Daniel Mobbs Oroveso

Sharin Apostolu Clotilde

Brian Landry Flavio

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Donizetti: Maria di Rohan

Jennifer Rowley Maria

Luciano Botelho Chalais

Scott Bearden Chevreuse

Vanessa Cariddi Gondì

Adam Walton De Suze

Jorell Williams De Fiesque

Neil Darling Aubry

Matthew Anchel Servant

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

 

2011 2011 2012
Sullivan: HMS Pinafore

Georgia Jarman Josephine

Robert McPherson Ralph

Jorell Williams Captain Corcoran

Vanessa Cariddi Little Buttercup

Scott Bearden Dick Deadeye

Jason Plourde Sir Joseph Porter

Robin Flynn Cousin Hebe

Nicholas Masters Bill Bobstay

Jeffrey Beruan Bob Becket

Conductor: Crutchfield; Stage Director: Steven Tharp

Rossini: Guillaume Tell

Julianna di Giacomo Mathilde

Talise Trevigne Jemmy

Vanessa Cariddi Hedwige

Michael Spyres Arnold

Daniel Mobbs Guillaume Tell

Nicholas Masters Walter

Brian Downen Fisherman

Scott Bearden Gesler

Jeffrey Beruan Melchthal

Rolando Sanz Rodolphe

Michael Nyby Leuthold

Conductor: Crutchfield

Rossini: Ciro in Babilonia

Ewa Podleś Ciro

Jessica Pratt Amira

Michael Spyres Baldassarre

Scott Bearden Zambri

Sharin Apostolou Argene

Eric Barry Arbace

Krassen Karagiozov Daniello

Conductor: Crutchfield; Stage Director: Davide Livermore

2012 2013 2013
Bellini: I Capuleti ed i Montecchi

Eglise Gutiérrez Giulietta

Kate Aldrich Romeo

Leonardo Capalbo Tebaldo

Jeffrey Beruan Capellio

Benjamin Harris Lorenzo

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Verdi: Don Carlos

Jennifer Check Élisabeth

Jennifer Larmore Eboli

James Valenti Don Carlos

Stephen Powell Rodrigue

Christophoros Stamboglis

     Philippe

Mikhail Svetlov Inquisitor

Noah Baetge Herald

Tracy Chang Thibault

Danielle Buonaiuto Celestial Voice

Michael Nyby Comte de Lerma

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Steven Tharp

Verdi: Les vêpres siciliennes

Angela Meade Hélène

John Osborn Henri

Marco Nisticò Montfort

Burak Bilgili Procida

Sarah Nelson Craft Ninetta

Paul Han Thibault

Nicholas Masters Robert

Conductor: Crutchfield

Semi-staging: Steven Tharp

2014 2014 2015
Donizetti: Lucrezia Borgia

Angela Meade Lucrezia

Tamara Mumford Orsini

Michele Angelini Gennaro

Christophoros Stamboglis

    Alfonso

Cameron Schutza Rustighello

Joseph Beutel Gubetta

Zachary Altman Astolfo

Sungwook Kim, Kyle Oliver, Hans

Tashjian, William Hearn

    Orsini’s companions

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Verdi: Rigoletto

Georgia Jarman Gilda

John Osborn Duke of Mantua

Stephen Powell Rigoletto

Nicole Piccolomini Maddalena

Jeffrey Beruan Sparafucile

André Courville Monterone

Zachary Altman Marullo

Bernard Holcomb Borsa

Kyongyun Park Giovanna

Kyle Oliver Count Ceprano

Tracy Chang Countess Ceprano

Abigail Dock Page

Hans Tashjian Usher

Conductor: Crutchfield

Donizetti: La favorite

Clémentine Margaine Léonor

Santiago Ballerini Fernand

Stephen Powell Alphonse

Daniel Mobbs Balthasar

Isabel Rodrigez García Inès

SungWook Kim Gaspar

Conductor: Crutchfield

 

2015 2016 2016
Poulenc: Dialogues des

    Carmélites

Jennifer Check Blanche

Hei-Kyung Hong New Prioress

Deborah Polaski Old Prioress

Jennifer Larmore Mère Marie

Alisa Jordheim Constance

Noah Baetge Chevalier

Daniel Mobbs Marquis

Scot Brunscheen Aumonier

Junhan Choi Jailer

Vanessa Cariddi Mère Jeanne

JoAna Rusche Mère Mathilde

Brody Del Beccaro

    Commissioner, Officer

Nikhil Navkal Commissioner

Kevin Wetzel Javelinot

Conductor: Crutchfield

Stage Director: Victoria

    Crutchfield

Rossini: Aureliano in Palmira

Georgia Jarman Zenobia

Tamara Mumford Arsace

Andrew Owens Aureliano

Chrystal E. Williams Publia

Thomas Lynch Priest

Xiaomeng Zhang Licinio

Sean Christensen Oraspe

Andrew Munn Shepherd

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield

Beethoven: Fidelio

Elza van den Heever Leonore

Georgia Jarman Marzelline

Paul Groves Florestan

Andrew Owens Jacquino

Alfred Walker Pizarro

Kristinn Sigmundsson Rocco

Xiaomeng Zhang Don Fernando

Cameron Schutza First Prisoner

Andrew Munn Second Prisoner

Conductor: Pablo Heras-Casado

Semi-staging: Dennis Giauque

2017
Bellini: Il pirata

Angela Meade Imogene

Santiago Ballerini Gualtiero

Harold Wilson Ernesto

André Courville Solitario

Robyn Lamp Adele

Sean Christensen Itulbo

Conductor and semi-staging: Crutchfield