Jonathan Smucker


Jonathan Smucker’s repertoire spans more than forty roles, ranging from baroque to contemporary and encompassing opera, oratorio, operetta, and musical theater, including leading roles by Mozart, Handel, Rossini, Britten, and Gilbert & Sullivan.  His most recent credits include the title part in Candide with Pasadena Opera, The Muir for Mark Morris Dance Group at Cal Performances, and debuts at Lincoln Center and the Tanglewood Music Festival in Handel’s Teseo with Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra.  He has sung roles for Aspen Opera Theater Center, San Francisco Opera Guild, Festival Opera, Opera San Jose, Opera San Luis Obispo, Lamplighters Music Theatre, Townsend Opera, Livermore Valley Opera, and Ash Lawn Opera Festival, among others. This season he sings Ferrando in Cosi fan tutte with Pocket Opera, Anfinomo in ll ritorno d’Ulisse in patria with West Edge Opera, and Older Brother in Dead Man Walking with Opera Parallèle.