Stephen reprises his role as Ishmael/Greenhorn in Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s Moby-Dick at The Dallas Opera

Stephen Costello has the kind of voice that sets the audience - even at a dress rehearsal atwitter...

Wall Street Journal

“A prodigiously gifted singer whose voice makes an immediate impact.”

Associated Press

In his white dinner jacket, lounging around with a louche, narcissistic confidence, he was the personification of Johnny Fontane from The Godfather...

New York Classical Review

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Stephen Costello Makes Korean Debut in Roméo et Juliette 

Stephen Costello makes his debut with the Korea National Opera in Seoul this December, where he headlines Charles Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette opposite French soprano Nathalie Manfrino. Doc Ki Kim conducts […]

Stephen Costello makes his debut with the Korea National Opera in Seoul this December, where he headlines Charles Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette opposite French soprano Nathalie Manfrino. Doc Ki Kim...

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Juicy roles bring Stephen Costello back to Dallas Opera

Stephen discusses Moby-Dick and upcoming role debut as Lensky in the season-opening production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin

Arts & Culture Texas
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Santa Fe Opera’s First-Ever Roméo : A Conversation with Stephen Costello

Stephen discusses his Santa Fe Opera debut in the title role of Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette.

Opera Warhorses
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How Dallas Fell In Love With Opera Star Stephen Costello

When Costello performed a preview of the show at the Amon Carter Museum, the Fort Worth Weekly reported that hearts were fluttering.

Lauren Smart, Dallas Observer

Critical Acclaim

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A first-class talent … An intelligent, well trained singer whose enormous talent and natural musical instincts mark him for potential greatness.

Opera News

Critical Acclaim

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It’s hard to know which to admire more: Costello’s smart, heart-tugging comic turn—something between Charlie Chaplin and a young Steve Martin, or his superb singing.”

Detroit News

Roméo et Juliette (Roméo)

Korea National Opera

Seoul, Korea
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Rigoletto (Duke of Mantua)

Metropolitan Opera

New York, NY
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Roméo et Juliette (Roméo)

Metropolitan Opera

New York, NY
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La Traviata (Alfredo)


Bolshoi Theatre of Russia

Moscow, Russia
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