Daniel Sumegi appears in Seattle Opera’s upcoming production of “Beatrrice and Benedict, by Berlioz. This new production, in association with Seattle’s ACT Theater, and Seattle Symphony reunites the opera with it’s source material, Shakespeare’s “Much Ado about Nothing”, bring both masterpieces together in a new hybrid. Performaces run through March 10, 2018. go to this Youtube link for a sneak peek – https://youtu.be/slkUz7-0kCQ
Matthew Gurewitsch in the Wall Street Journal writes:
In the great calls to arms of the foiled avenger Hagen, Daniel Sumegi thunders like Goliath, but in moments of private nightmare rivets the ear in his hushed dismay.
Seattle Opera’s famed Ring Cycle was recorded as a tribute to outgoing General Director Speight Jenkins’ 31 year tenure. Daniel Sumegi is thrilled to be part of this project, and some review quotes from his performance can be found on the Review Page. This recording is now available for purchase directly from the Seattle Opera Gift Store or on iTunes.