Praised for the distinctive warmth of his voice, clear diction, and exceptional musicianship, American baritone Keith Harris is captivating audiences in his performances on both operatic and concert stages. This season, he joins New York City Opera for their production of Angels in America, returns to The Metropolitan Opera for The Merry Widow, performs the role of Papageno in Die Zauberflöte with St. Petersburg Opera, Albert in Werther with The Israeli Opera, and Le Bret in Cyrano with Opera Carolina. He has appeared with the Seattle Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Holders Festival in Barbados, Nevada Opera, Opera of East Texas, El Paso Opera, and Skagit Opera. Noted roles in Mr. Harris’ repertoire also include Guglielmo in Così fan tutte, Figaro in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Papageno in Die Zauberflöte, and Athanaël in Thaïs. No stranger to musical theatre, Mr. Harris has performed as Billy Bigelow in Carousel, Anthony Hope in Sweeney Todd, Pirate Bras Pique in Naughty Marietta, and The Music Man with Baltimore Actors’ Theatre. Some highlights of his engagements include the role of Journalist in Lulu at Teatro Comunale di Bologna; Valentin in Faust with Toledo Opera; Silvio in Pagliacci with Opera Tampa; and productions of Faust, Werther, and Lulu with The Metropolitan Opera.