One of the leading tenors of the younger generation, Norman Reinhardt continues to enjoy a growing reputation on both sides of the Alantic in the lyric and bel canto repertoire. Current season highlights include Adolar in Christof Loy’s new production of Euryanthe for Theater an der Wien, Lurcanio (Ariodante) for Opéra de Monte-Carlo, and Flamand (Capriccio) for Teatro Real. He makes his role debut as Števa in Katie Mitchell’s new production of Jenůfa for Dutch National Opera.
Since graduating from the Houston Grand Opera Studio, Norman Reinhardt’s ongoing relationship with the company has included Ferrando (Così fan tutte), Bénédict (Béatrice et Bénédict), Lysander (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Ernesto (Don Pasquale), Jacquino (Fidelio), Cassio (Otello), and Tony (West Side Story). As a member of the ensemble at Oper Leipzig he extended his repertoire to include Alfredo, (La traviata), Lensky (Eugene Onegin), Conte Almaviva (Il barbiere di Siviglia), Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Tom Rakewell (The Rake’s Progress), and Tamino (Die Zauberflöte). He made his debut at the Salzburg Whitsun Festival and at the Salzburg Festival as Tony (West Side Story) alongside Cecilia Bartoli conducted by Gustavo Dudamel and he made his role debut last season as Belmonte (Die Entführung aus dem Serail) at Semperoper Dresden.