Celine Byrne

Celine Byrne

Celine Byrne Soprano Biography In the 2019-20 season, Irish soprano Celine Byrne makes her debut at Opéra National de Paris as Ortlinde in the Calixto Bieito production of Wagner’s Die Walküre under the baton of Philippe Jordan. She will also sing Mimì in Puccini’s La...
Brian Large

Brian Large

Brian Large Television Director Biography Recognized by The New York Times as a “virtuoso video opera director,” Brian Large has more than six hundred programs of opera, symphony, and ballet to his credit.  Born in London, he studied at the Royal Academy of Music and...
Eric Halfvarson

Eric Halfvarson

Eric Halfvarson Bass, Narrator Biography In the 2018-19 season, Mr. Halfvarson makes his role debut as Tirésias in a new production of Enescu’s Oedipe conducted by Marc Albrecht at Dutch National Opera and returns to Washington National Opera to sing Prince Gremin in...