Former resident Brian James Myer returns in the 2017-18 season, appearing as the Minister in the North American premiere of Alma Deutscher’s Cinderella. While a member of the resident company, Mr. Myer appeared as Schaunard in Puccini’s La bohème, Ponchel in Puts and Campbell’s Silent Night, and Figaro in Rossini’s The Barber of Seville. Other OSJ roles include Angelotti in Puccini’s Tosca, Alessandro/Enrico in the world premiere of Weiser’s Where Angels Fear to Tread and 2nd Armored Man in Mozart’s The Magic Flute. He made his company debut during the 2013-14 season, performing the role of Masetto in Mozart’s Don Giovanni.
Other recent engagements include Figaro in The Barber of Seville with Florida Grand Opera, Silvio in Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci with Sarasota Opera, Yamadori in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly and Masetto in Don Giovanni with Opera Las Vegas; and the Marchese in Verdi’s La traviata, Pish-Tush in Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado, Yakusidé in Madama Butterfly, and Albert in Moore’s The Ballad of Baby Doe with Chautauqua Opera.
Upcoming engagements for Mr. Myers include the role of Le Dancaïre (Bizet’s Carmen) with Hawaii Opera Theatre in Fall 2017.
Please visit Mr. Myer’s website for a complete bio.