Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo began performing professionally at the age of 11 and has since appeared in opera, concert, recital, film, and on Broadway. This season he produces and stars in Glass / Handel, an operatic art installation, at Opera Philadelphia’s O18 Festival and in subsequent co-presentations in New York, by National Sawdust and The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine. He returns to English National Opera in his acclaimed performance of the title role in Philip Glass’s Akhnaten. He also appears in concert with the New York Philharmonic, Les Violons du Roy (in eight cities), Philharmonia Baroque at Lincoln Center, Boston Baroque, Mercury, and the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra, and in recital for Celebrity Series of Boston.
Mr. Costanzo has appeared with many of the world’s leading opera houses, including The Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, San Francisco Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Canadian Opera Company, Glyndebourne Opera Festival, English National Opera, and Teatro Real in Madrid. In concert he has appeared with the New York Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, London Symphony Orchestra, and the Berlin Philharmonic, and at both Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center.
Mr. Costanzo is an exclusive recording artist with Decca Gold; his first album, ARC: Glass/Handel — a collection of arias by Handel and Phillip Glass with Les Violons du Roy — was released in September 2018.