Suchan Kim (Schaunard) – Suchan is a native of Busan, South Korea. He holds a BM from Korea National University of Arts, a MM and a PSD from Mannes College the New School for Music. Roles: Don Giovanni (Don Giovanni), Le Nozze di Figaro (Count), Cosi Fan Tutte (Guglielmo), Die Zauberflöte (Papageno), La Bohème (Marcello/Schaunard), Lucia di Lammermoor (Enrico), The Rape of Lucretia (Tarquinius), La Traviata (Germont), La Cenerentola (Dandini), Mozart and Salieri (Salieri). Venue: Merola Opera Program, Carnegie Hall, Sarasota Opera, Opera in Williamsburg, New Rochelle Opera, Bare Opera, National Theater of Korea, Seoul Arts Center. Awards: Opera Award – Mannes Opera, Regional-Finalist – MONC Auditions.
Chadol Kim (Colline) – Baritone Chadol Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea. He obtained a Master’s degree with scholarship at Manhattan School of Music under the tutelage of Joan Patenaude-Yarnell. Mr. Kim won 1st prize in Korea China International Competition, 2nd prize in Suri Competition, and honorable mentioned finalist in ADES Competition. He performed Opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Figaro), Lucia di Lammermoor (Enrico), Rigoletto (Rigoletto), Cosi fan tutte (Don Alfonso). In the United States he performed Die Fledermaus (Frank), Don Giovanni (Masetto), La Bohème (Marcello).
Steven Fredericks (Alcindoro/Benoit) – Steven Fredericks recently sang in Tristan und Isolde (Marke) with Connecticut Lyric, Don Giovanni (Commendatore) with Salt Marsh Opera, Don Carlo (Filippo) with Fulham Opera (London), Rossini’s Stabat Mater and Mozart’s Requiem with Konzert Opera Firenze (Italy). Other credits include the title role in Fliegender Holländer with Connecticut Lyric, Boïto’s Mefistofele with Taconic Opera and Messiah at Carnegie Hall. Internationally, Chuvash State Theatre (Russia), in Rigoletto (Sparafucile), Commendatore at Greve Festival (Italy) and in Kaiser von Atlantis (Tod) with Israel Chamber Orchestra.
David Smolokoff (Cover: Rodolfo) – David resides in Fair Haven, New Jersey. He holds music degrees from Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music and The Juilliard School. He was recently an Apprentice Artist for the Sarasota Opera and a Festival Artist for Utah Festival Opera. Equally at home on the musical theatre stage, David has portrayed several leading roles including Pippin (Pippin), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Joseph), and West Side Story (Tony). He is set to perform the role of Giorgio in The Axelrod Theatre’s production of the opera Pietà, in Deal, New Jersey in the fall 2022.