Video Published: 14 Nov 2017

Anthony Roth Costanzo in Conversation

Meet countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo as he recounts milestones in his journey to the world’s greatest stages.

Originally recorded on November 14, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at OPERA America's National Opera Center in New York City as part of OPERA America Onstage.

About Anthony Roth Costanzo

Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, who has been described as having “an instrument of inexorable beauty…virtuously seamless, robust and ethereal” by Opera News, is one of the rising stars of the next generation of singers. This season, Costanzo appears in the title role of Giulio Cesare at Houston Grand Opera, the Boy in Written on Skin at Opera Philadelphia and Orfeo in Orfeo ed Euridice at Florida Grand Opera. A champion of new work, Costanzo recently created roles in the world premieres of Jimmy Lopez and Nilo Cruz’s Bel Canto at Lyric Opera of Chicago and Jake Heggie and Terrence McNally’s Great Scott at The Dallas Opera.

OPERA America Onstage is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and by grants from the Amphion Foundation and the Aaron Copland Fund for Music.