TENOR SOLOIST

giving voice

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA

JANUARY 2021

JANUARY

22, on-demand through Feb. 21

2021

Livestream

Marquee TV & HGO

Mr. Ballentine performs in the new digital installment of Giving Voice: Lawrence Brownlee and Friends Sing Opera, Gospel, and Standards.

WILEY STONECROP

the impresario

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA

NOVEMBER 2020

NOVEMBER

27

2020

Livestream

Marquee TV

Mr. Ballentine appears as Wiley Stonecrop in Houston Grand Opera's virtual production of Mozart's The Impresario.

DR. RICHARDSON

breaking the waves

LA OPERA

CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19

FEBRUARY

27

MARCH

6, 11, 14, 18, & 21

2021

Canceled due to COVID-19.

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Ballentine appears as Dr. Richardson in Missy Mazzoli's Breaking the Waves with LA Opera.

DON JOSÉ

carmen

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA

CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19

SPORTIN' LIFE

porgy & bess

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA

CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19

NOVEMBER

8 & 13

2020

Canceled due to COVID-19.

Wortham Theater Center

Houston, TX

Mr. Ballentine reprises the role of Don José in Bizet's Carmen with Houston Grand Opera.

MAY

9, 10, 11, 13, 15, 17, 18, 20, 22, 2

2020

Canceled due to COVID-19.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Washington, D.C.

Mr. Ballentine reprises the role of Sportin' Life in Porgy and Bess with Washington National Opera. Francesca Zambello’s adaptation of Gershwin’s beloved “folk opera” returns after playing to critical acclaim across renowned opera stages. 

CHARLIE PARKER

charlie parker's

yardbird

SEATTLE OPERA

FEB/MAR 2020

FEBRUARY

23, 29

MARCH

4, 7

2020

McCaw Hall

Seattle, Washington

Mr. Ballentine makes his Seattle Opera debut in the title role of Charlie Parker's Yardbird

FEBRUARY

28

2020

The Opera Center & McCall Hall

Seattle, WA

Mr. Ballentine appears in a gala concert highlighting Seattle Opera's production of Charlie Parker's Yardbird.

IN CONCERT

big opera party

SEATTLE OPERA

FEB 2020

SPORTIN' LIFE

porgy & bess

THE METROPOLITAN OPERA

SEPT - FEB 2019/2020

SEPTEMBER

23, 27, 30

OCTOBER

5, 10, 13, 16

2019

JANUARY

8, 11, 15, 18, 24, 28

FEBRUARY

1

2020

The Metropolitan Opera

New York, New York

Mr. Ballentine made his Metropolitan Opera debut as Sportin' Life in Porgy and Bess, which returned to the Met for the first time in nearly 30 years. 

TENOR SOLOIST

messiah

NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY

DECEMBER 2019

DECEMBER

20, 21, 22

2019

Princeton & Newark, New Jersey

Mr. Ballentine appears in concert with conductor Roderick Cox and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra in Handel's classic.

MONOSTATOS

the magic flute

LA OPERA

NOV & DEC 2019

NOVEMBER

16, 21 23

DECEMBER

1, 12, 15

2019

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Los Angeles, California

Mr. Ballentine returns to LA Opera in the role of Monostatos in Mozart's The Magic Flute.

SPORTIN' LIFE

porgy & bess

CINCINNATI OPERA

JULY 2019

JULY

20, 25, 27, 28

2019

Cincinnati Opera

Cincinnati, Ohio

Mr. Ballentine reprises the role of Sportin' Life in Porgy and Bess with Cincinnati Opera.

TENOR SOLOIST

concerts in the park

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 

JUNE 2019

JUNE

19

2019

Piedmont Park

Atlanta, Georgia

Mr. Ballentine appears in concert with conductor Steven Mulligan and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in a program of opera's greatest hits.

FEATURED SOLOIST

steven blier: 25th anniversary

WOLF TRAP OPERA

JUNE 2019

JUNE

1 & 2

2019

Wolf Trap Opera

Vienna, Virginia

Steven Blier of NYFOS returns for his 25th Anniversary recital joined by Joseph Li at the piano and a cast of new and familiar faces. Mr. Ballentine appears in recital as as a special guest alumnus of Wolf Trap Opera.

 

DON JOSÉ

carmen

SEATTLE OPERA

MAY 2019

MAY

4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 15, 17, 18, & 19

2019

Seattle Opera

Seattle, Washington

Mr. Ballentine steps into the role of Don José in Bizet's thrilling story of deadly obsession. Directed by Paul Curran, conducted by Giacomo Sagripianti.

DON JOSÉ

carmen

ANNAPOLIS OPERA

MARCH 2019

MARCH

13, 15

2019

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

Annapolis, Maryland

Mr. Ballentine makes a role debut as Don José in Carmen with Annapolis Opera.