Társulat

Alexandru Agache

Alexandru Agache

opera singer
baritone

He was born in Cluj-Napoca, studied at the local Academy of Music, and made his debut in the role of Sharpless in Madama Butterfly in 1979. After winning first prize at the Lucca singing competition, he sang Don Giovanni in Livorno in 1983. He debuted at Covent Garden as Renato in Un ballo in maschera in 1988, and has been a regular guest of the theatre ever since. He has sung, among others, the roles of Enrico (Lucia di Lammermoor), Simon Boccanegra, Rigoletto, Germont (La traviata), Amonasro (Aida), Nabucco, Miller (Luisa Miller), Iago (Otello) and Barnaba (Gioconda). He has sung at La Scala, Milan (L'elisir d'amore, Don Carlos, Madama Butterfly), Teatro Comunale, Florence (Aida, Macbeth), La Fenice, Venice (Simon Boccanegra) the Verona Arena (La forza del destino, Nabucco) the Vienna Staatsoper (Il trovatore, La Bohème, Un ballo in maschera, La traviata), the Bastille Opera, Paris (Un ballo in maschera, La traviata, Rigoletto, Simon Boccanegra), the Deutsche Oper, Berlin (André Chénier, Nabucco, La fanciulla del West), the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich (Il trovatore, Un ballo in maschera, Aida, La forza del destino). Since his debut at the Metropolitan (1999, Simon Boccanegra) he has been a regular guest there. Babeş-Bolyai University conferred an honorary degree on him in 2005.


Awards:

Gusztáv Oláh Commemorative Plaque

Performances

January 13. 19:30
concert
Prima donnas

GYÖNGYI LUKÁCS

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
30. Berkes János season ticket
February 3. 19:30
concert
Prima donnas

KLÁRA KOLONITS

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
June 27. 18:00
classic opera 12 rehearsal
Giuseppe Verdi

RIGOLETTO

Hungarian State Opera
July 3. 19:00
classic opera 12
Giuseppe Verdi

RIGOLETTO

Hungarian State Opera
16. Kincses Veronika season ticket