Allan Glassman

Medium:  Music

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PO Box 113

Astoria, OR 97103

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Hailed as the Otello of his generation, in the past few seasons alone he has performed the role with Opera Company of Philadelphia, Arizona Opera, Palm Beach Opera, Dallas Opera, Des Moines Metro Opera, and at the Chautauqua Opera.  A regular at the Metropolitan Opera, Mr. Glassman triumphed as Herod in a new production of Salome starring Karita Mattila in 2004, and has since been heard in the MET’s productions of Die Frau Ohne Schatten, Boris Godunov, The Great Gatsby, Carmen, Elektra, Katya Kabanova, The Ghost of ersailles, Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina, Salome, Wozzeck, and in 2012 as Red Whiskers in Billy Budd. Upcoming engagements include Herald in Pizzetti’s Assassinio nella cattedrale with San Diego Opera, covering the role of Aegisth in Elektra at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Canio in Pagliacci with Shreveport Opera, and a return to the Metropolitan Opera in 2013.