Michael Dunlap, a Seattle Opera chorister for the past seven years, has been seen in this season’s mainstage productions of Verdi’s Traviata, Trovatore, and Falstaff. His notable performances include Dr. Bartolo in Rossini’s Barber of Seville at Tacoma Opera and Colline in Puccini’s Bohème at Kitsap Opera and Vashon Opera. Dunlap is currently visiting local schools with the group Northwest Opera in Schools, Etcetera (NOISE), as Ben in Menotti’s Telephone.
Place of Birth: Pasadena, CA
First Year with Chorus: 2003
First performed with Seattle Opera in Beethoven’s Fidelio
Musical Training: Studied with Mr. William Eddy
Favorite opera is Wagner’s Parsifal