Nikoloz Lagvilava

Baritone

 

Nikoloz Lagvilava’s current and future engagements include his debuts at the Glyndebourne Festival, Komische Oper Berlin, Oper Hannover, Polish National Opera, Deutsche Oper am Rhein, and the New National Theatre Tokyo with such roles as the Emperor in The Nightingale, Ibn-Hakia in Iolanta, Amonasro in Aida, Nabucco, and Rigoletto. Mr Lagvilava will return to Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf as Scarpia in Tosca.

In the past the baritone performed Conte di Luna in Il trovatore, the title part in Rigoletto, Escamillo in Carmen, Iago in Otello, Scarpia in Tosca – all at the Aalto-Musiktheater Essen, the title part in Nabucco for Lille Opera and l’Opéra de Dijon, Scarpia in Tosca for Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf, Tomsky in The Queen of Spades at Savonlinna Opera Festival.

He also sang Alfio in Cavalleria rusticana with Den Norske Opera Oslo, Iago in Otello at the Al Bustan Festival in Beirut, Escamillo in Carmen for Bolshoi Theatre Moscow, Slovak National Theatre Bratislava, and the Georgian National Opera Tbilisi.