Mr. Ballentine makes his Seattle Opera debut in the title role of Charlie Parker's Yardbird.
The Opera Center & McCall Hall
Mr. Ballentine appears in a gala concert highlighting Seattle Opera's production of Charlie Parker's Yardbird.
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5, 10, 13, 16
8, 11, 15, 18, 24, 28
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.
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Princeton & Newark, New Jersey
Mr. Ballentine appears in concert with conductor Roderick Cox and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra in Handel's classic.
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1, 12, 15
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Los Angeles, California
Mr. Ballentine returns to LA Opera in the role of Monostatos in Mozart's The Magic Flute.
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Mr. Ballentine reprises the role of Sportin' Life in Porgy and Bess with Cincinnati Opera.
Mr. Ballentine appears in concert with conductor Steven Mulligan and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in a program of opera's greatest hits.
1 & 2
Wolf Trap Opera
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.
4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 15, 17, 18, & 19
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.
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts
Mr. Ballentine makes a role debut as Don José in Carmen with Annapolis Opera.