Allen Boxer


A graduate of the prestigious Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, bariton Allen Boxer is a former member of the Junges Ensemble at the Semperoper Dresden, where his roles included Dandini in La Cenerentola, Masetto in Don Giovanni, Angelotti in Tosca, Baron Douphol in La Traviata, and Vicomte Cascada in Lehár’s Die lustige Witwe.

Most recent appearances include Georg/ Gregor/ Officier in the world premiere Les Châtiments by Brice Pauset at the Opéra de Dijon, Robert Baker in concert performances of Bernstein’s A Wonderful Town at Nederlandse Reisopera, conducted by Wayne Marshall, Beethoven’s Symphony no 9 with the Staatskapelle Halle under Ariane Matiakh and his return to Semperoper Dresden in Tosca and Die Zauberflöte.

Other recent opera appearances include Collatinus in Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia with both Castleton Festival and Aldeburgh’s Britten-Pears Young Artists Programme, Masetto with Opera North (NH), Spencer Coyle in Britten’s Owen Wingrave and Frank in Korngold’s Die tote Stadt for the Nantes/Angers Opéra and the Opéra national de Lorraine.

A regular at Semperoper Dresden, he has appeared there as Medico/Macbeth, Dottore Grenvil/ La Traviata, Curio/Giulio Cesare, Vicomte Cascade/Die lustige Witwe, 1.Priester/Die Zauberflöte, Cesare Angelotti/Tosca and Un Chirurgo/ Faust.

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