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

Stephen Makes
Korean Debut
in Roméo et Juliette

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

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Stephen Costello Returns to Met for House Title Role Debut in Roméo et Juliette (March 3–18) and Reprise of Star Turn in “Rat-Pack” Rigoletto (Jan 20–Feb 4)

In the new year, Tucker Award-winning tenor Stephen Costello returns to New York’s Metropolitan Opera for a pair of back-to-back productions. Marking his house title role debut, he headlines Gounod’s Roméo et […]

In the new year, Tucker Award-winning tenor Stephen Costello returns to New York’s Metropolitan Opera for a pair of back-to-back productions. Marking his house title role debut, he headlines Gounod’s Roméo...

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Exclusive Interview - Open Book: Tenor Stephen Costello returns to the Met at the top of his game

"All-American Tenor"

Opera News | February 2017
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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

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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