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Wyn Pencarreg
31 August 2017

Wyn Pencarreg performs in the Royal Opera's new production of La bohème

Wyn Pencarreg performs Alcindoro in Richard Jones' new production of La bohème at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The long awaited production with designs by Stewart Laing, is conducted by Sir Antonio Pappano.

The premiere takes place on 11 September with a further twenty four performances through the season.

11 July 2017

Njabulo Madlala and Wyn Pencarreg perform in Der Freischütz

Njabulo Madlala and Wyn Pencarreg perform Caspar and Kuno in Der Freischütz for Blackheath Halls Opera.

The new production, the first fully staged production in the UK since 1999, is directed by Oliver Platt and conducted by Nicholas Jenkins, in an English translation by David Pountney.

Performances take place at Blackheath Halls from 18 - 23 July 2017. 


17 April 2017

Wyn Pencarreg in the UK premiere of The Exterminating Angel

Wyn Pencarreg performs Padre Sansón in The Exterminating Angel at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

Tom Cairns directs the production that premiered in Salzburg last year and Thomas Adès conducts the huge ensemble, in this, the UK premiere of his latest opera, inspired by Luis Buñuel’s iconic film.

Performances take place on 24, 27 April and 1, 3, 6, 8 May.

Also for The Royal Opera, from 12 May, he will perform a Flemish Deputy in Don Carlos, in Nicholas Hytner's classic production, conducted by Betrande de Billy.

1 September 2016

New Artist - Wyn Pencarreg

We are delighted to announce that Welsh baritone Wyn Pencarreg has joined our roster for general management. Wyn studied at the Royal Northern College of Music gaining many prizes and scholarships including awards from the Countess of Munster trust, the Peter Moores Foundation and the Wolfson Foundation. He was also a winner of the Erich Vietheer Memorial Award from Glyndebourne Festival Opera. He continues his studies with David Pollard. 

Highlights in recent seasons include revival performances of The Firework-Makers Daughter at the Linbury, Cuno Der Freichütz with the OAE conducted by Sir Mark Elder, his mainstage debut at the Royal Opera House as Fiorello Il barbiere di Siviglia, Surin The Queen of Spades for English National Opera,Sharpless Madama Butterfly at the Royal Albert Hall and Music Master Ariadne auf Naxos at West Green House. 

Current engagements include Padre Sanson The Exterminating Angel and Flemish Deputy Don Carlos for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, performances of The Rattler with Mahogany Opera Group and covering the title role in Don Giovanni for English National Opera.