Christopher Bolduc

Photo: Dennis König
American baritone Christopher Bolduc studied in New York and Philadelphia, after which guest engagements took him to some of the most important opera houses in Europe and North America. He sang Ramiro ("L'heure espagnole") at the Glyndebourne Festival, Guglielmo ("Così fan tutte"), Count Almaviva ("Le nozze di Figaro") and the Hunter (Heinz Holliger's "Schneewittchen") in Basel, as well as Belcore ("L'elisir d'amore") in Cologne, amongst others. He made his Metropolitan Opera debut in the world premiere of Nico Muhly’s “Two Boys” in 2013/14. He sang the title role in Monteverdi's "Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in patria" in Lausanne and debuted as Billy Budd at the Prague National Theatre during the 2017/18 season. Further guests engagements include Belcore at Theater St. Gallen, as well as Marcello ("La Bohème") at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein, a role with which he also made his debut in Wiesbaden. Further role debuts here include Figaro ("Il barbiere di Siviglia") and Eugene Onegin, as well as Guglielmo, Belcore, Sharpless ("Madama Butterfly"), Papageno ("Die Zauberflöte") and Count Almaviva. During the 2017/18 season, he made his role debuts as Lescaut ("Manon"), Wolfram ("Tannhäuser") and Don Giovanni, followed by Escamillo ("Carmen") and Stern ("Anna Nicole") in 2019/20. During the 2020/21 season, he performed Figaro in the new production of "Il barbiere di Siviglia", Count Almaviva in "Le nozze di Figaro", as well as Marco in "Gianni Schicchi". This season, he will grace the Wiesbaden stage as Albert in the new production of "Werther", and will also reprise the roles of Marco, Don Giovanni, Papageno and Guglielmo.


Alexandr Petrovič Gorjančikov in »Aus einem Totenhaus«
Crake in »Oryx and Crake«
Gamekeeper in »Rusalka«
Don Fernando in »Fidelio«
Baritone in »WIR 8«
Albert in »Werther«
Marco in »Il trittico«
Marullo in »Rigoletto«
Don Giovanni in »Don Giovanni«
Papageno in »Die Zauberflöte«
Peter in »Hänsel und Gretel«
Guglielmo in »Così fan tutte«


Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE
The Magic Flute
International May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus18:00 - 21:05
Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
Symphony ConcertKurhaus19:30
18:45 Pre-concert Talk
RevivalGrosses Haus18:00 - 20:30
Il tabarro / Suor Angelica / Gianni Schicchi
RevivalGrosses Haus19:00 - 22:40
Il tabarro / Suor Angelica / Gianni Schicchi
Grosses Haus18:00 - 21:40
Il tabarro / Suor Angelica / Gianni Schicchi
Grosses Haus19:00 - 22:40
Il tabarro / Suor Angelica / Gianni Schicchi
Grosses Haus19:00 - 22:40
Premiere | Janáček DoubleGrosses Haus20:00
Il tabarro / Suor Angelica / Gianni Schicchi
International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:00 - 22:40
International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:00
International May Festival | Janáček DoubleGrosses Haus15:00