Christopher Bolduc is starting the season 2017/18 at Staatstheater Wiesbaden with a revival of L’elisir d’amore in the role of Belcore. Furthermore he will sing Lescaut in Jules Massenet`s Manon and Wolfram von Eschenbach in Tannhäuser. Both are new productions. In december 2017 he will perform again Marcello in La Bohéme. Christopher Boluc is also guest singer at the National Theatre (Národní divaldo) in Prague where he will sing the title role in Billy Budd.
In the past season he sang Papageno in the new production of Zauberflöte and he made his debut as Onegin in Eugen Onegin at Staatstheater Wiesbaden, where he also performed Il Conte in Le Nozze di Figaro and Marcello in La Bohéme.
In the 2015/16 season Christopher Bolduc sang Ulisse (Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria) in Lausanne and returns to the Staatstheater Wiesbaden for Guglielmo in Così fan tutte, Sharpless in Madama Butterfly and Belcore in L’elisir d’amore. He made his debut at the Metropolitan Opera in the season 2013/14 as Jake in Nico Muhly´s Two Boys.
In addition to Jake at the Met, career highlights include Christopher as Ramiro (L’heure espagnole) in Glyndebourne, Belcore (L’elisir d’amore) at Oper Köln and Fort Worth Opera, Il Conte di Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Guglielmo (Così fan tutte) and the Huntsman (Schneewittchen) at Theater Basel and Marcello (La Bohéme) and Figaro (Il barbiere di Siviglia) at the Staatstheater Wiesbaden.
Mr. Bolduc has won top prizes in several national and international competitions, including the Sullivan Foundation Competition, the Gerda Lissner Competition, the Julian Gayarre Competition, the Florida Grand Opera Competition, The Opera Index, Inc. Competition, The Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation, The Giulio Gari Foundation, the Loren Zachary Society Foundation Competition, and the Liederkranz Foundation Awards for Voice. He is also a two-time national semi-finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. In 2011, Mr. Bolduc was selected as a $50,000 Leonore Annenberg Fellowship recipient.
Christopher Bolduc is a native of New York and is a graduate of the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, and the Purchase College Conservatory of Music.
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