Joan Martín-Royo’s Papageno in Die Zauberflöte at the Teatro Real has received much critical acclaim:
Papageno (played by Joan Martín-Royo –sensational …) Punta Fina, 18 January 2016
Papageno, played with genius by Joan Martín-Royo … El Imparcial, 17 January 2016
Joan Martín-Royo made a perfect Papageno … with a smooth and agile voice and excellent German diction. El Pais, 17 January 2016
You cannot fault the Papageno of Joan Martín – Royo whose voice is perfectly suited to the role of the bird catcher. Opera World, 20 January 2016
The production by Barrie Kosky and Suzanne Andrade is conducted by Ivor Bolton. Joan will sing further performances on January 22, 24, 26, 28 and 30.
Joan Martín-Royo sings Belcore in L’Elisir d’Amore alongside Rolando Villazon at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona. Performances are May 27, 30, June 2 & 5. Full details here.
Catalan baritone Joan Martin-Royo will make his UK opera début singing Dandini in the ever-popular Peter Hall production of La Cenerentola for Glyndebourne on Tour conducted by Enrique Mazzola:
October 10, 14, 19, 24, 27, 30 – Glyndebourne; November 3, 6 – New Victoria Theatre, Woking; November 10, 13 – Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes; November 17, 20 – Theatre, Royal, Norwich; November 24, 27 – Theatre Royal, Plymouth; December 1 – Regent Theatre, Stoke on Trent.
Joan Martín-Royo will be appearing at the Théâtre des Champs Elysées in two great Mozart works singing the title role in Le Nozze di Figaro on May 25, 28 & 29 and Guglielmo in Così fan Tutte on June 2, 3 & 5. Both productions are by Pierre Constant with Jean-Claude Malgoire conducting Le Grand Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy.
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