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

This fall Stephen returns to the Dallas Opera to reprise his role as Ishmael/Greenhorn in Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s Moby-Dick

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Stephen Costello Makes Santa Fe Opera Debut in Title Role of Roméo et Juliette (July 16–Aug 25)

On July 16, Stephen Costello makes his Santa Fe Opera debut in the first of seven performances in the title role of Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette. Under the baton of […]

On July 16, Stephen Costello makes his Santa Fe Opera debut in the first of seven performances in the title role of Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette. Under the baton...

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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.

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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)

Santa Fe Opera

Santa Fe, MN
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La Traviata (Alfredo)

Bayerische Staatsoper

Munich, Germany
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Der Rosenkavalier (Italian Singer)

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Boston, MA
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Eugene Onegin (Lensky)

The Dallas Opera

Dallas, TX
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