Announcing a spectacular 2017/2018 season including Dvorak's Requiem in Prague, Berlioz’s La damnation de Faust in Angers and Nantes, debut at the Opéra National de Paris in the title role of La clemenza di Tito, Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Verdi’s Requiem with Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Tonhalle Orchester of Zurich, his role debut as Vasco de Gama in a new production of L'Africaine at Oper Frankfurt, Berlioz’s Requiem in Paris with the National Orchestra and Choir of Radio de France, solo concert as well as Gounod’s La nonne sanglante at the Opéra Comique de Paris, Fernand in Donizetti's La favorite at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, and as Conte d'Almaviva in Il barbiere di Siviglia at the Chorégies d'Orange. Full details can be found here
Announcing a spectacular
2016/2017 season! Highlights include Faust in Tokyo, house debut in Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Don José in Théatre des Champs Élysée de Paris, Soloist with Chicago Lyric's Celebrating Placido Domingo, role debut as Énée in Berlioz's Les Troyens recorded by Warner Records with John Nelson and Joyce DiDonato, house and role debut as the title role of Orlando Paladino in Opernhaus Zurich, title role of Mitridate in Covent Garden, title role and house debut of Hoffmann in Bayerische Staatsoper, title role in Damnation de Faust with Sir John Elliot Gardiner and Sir Mark Elder at the BBC Proms and Edinburgh Festival respectively.
14, 17, 20, 23, 25, 28, November, and
3, 9, 11, 13, December 2015
Michael Spyres returns to the Lyric Opera of Chicago in
The Merry Widow as he co-stars along side Thomas Hampson and Renee Fleming.
13 August and 23 August
Audiences will marvel at Berlioz's captivating music of Lelio. Mr. Spyres sings the role of Horatio in his debut in the Edinburgh Festival and shortly thereafter his return to the Festival Berlioz in his hometown of La Cote Saint Andre.
30 July, 02,04 August
Michael makes his debut in the Festivale della valle d'itria as Giovanni Simone Mayr's iconic Giasone under the baton of Maestro Fabio Luisi.
For the first time in the La Coruna Festival of Spain audiences will see a role debut for Mr. Spyres as he sings Pirro in Rossini's Ermione.
In his debut in Warsaw, Poland Michael takes on one of his signature roles as Faust in Berlioz's Damnation de Faust.
23,25,27,29,31, MAR 02, APR
Michael makes his debut in the role of Mergy once again on stage with the historical Opera Comique in Herold's rare but beloved Opera, Le pres aux Clercs.
01 MAR 2015
Michael makes his return to London and the Chelsea Opera Group to sing the title role in Massenet's rare gem Le Roi de Lahore.
20 FEB 2015
Jumping at short notice Michael sings the title role in Berlioz's Damnation of Faust with Opera National de Bordeaux
20 JAN 2015
Michael makes his house debut with the Nederlands Opera of Amsterdam as well as his role debut as Conte Libenskof in Rossini's Il Viaggio a Reims.