Claudio Sgura

Guest of the Opera

Biography

Claudio Sgura, one of today’s foremost Italian dramatic baritones, debuted at the La Scala in Milan in 2007 as Sharpless. Performances since then have led him to the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Vienna State Opera, the Opéra de Paris, the Zurich Opera, the Bavarian State Opera in Munich, the Sydney Opera House, the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, the Bregenz and Savonlinna Festivals, the Opera in Oslo, and the most important stages in Italy. In November 2018, he debuted at the Metropolitan Opera in New York with one of his signature roles, Scarpia in Tosca.

Current roles