Baritone Darren Drone is quickly making a name for himself in the opera world.
He recently completed a residency with Michigan Opera Theatre where he covered Leporello in Don Giovanni, the title role in Sweeney Todd, Tonio in Pagliacci, and performed the title role in both Gianni Schicchi and Buoso’s Ghost.
In 2021, Mr. Drone joined Opera Naples as Riff in West Side Story and Baron Douphol while covering Germont in La traviata.
In the summer of 2021, Mr. Drone joined the Santa Fe Opera covering the Count in Le nozze di Figaro, Starveling in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and the Captain in Eugene Onegin.
In 2022, he will make his Cape Symphony debut as the bass soloist in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.
A first year Studio member, this season Mr. Drone will be singing Count Monterone in Rigoletto, Senator Potter’s Assistant in Fellow Travelers, and Pallante in Agrippina. For more information about Darren, please visit darrenlekeithdrone.com.