Clifton Forbis

Clifton Forbis

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Clifton Forbis’ credits include the most demanding tenor roles, including Verdi’s Otello at La Scala, Canadian Opera Company, and in Dallas, Dresden, Vienna, and Tokyo; Samson in Saint- Saëns’ Samson et Dalila at the Metropolitan Opera and in San Diego, Marseilles, San Francisco, and Genoa; and Siegmund in Wagner’s Walküre at the Met, Canadian Opera Company and Vienna Staatsoper, among others. He has performed Tristan in Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde at Berlin Staatsoper, Opéra National de Paris, and Lyric Opera of Chicago, and in Kobe, Cologne, Geneva, and Tokyo, among other cities. Additional roles for Forbis include Florestan in Beethoven’s Fidelio in Barcelona and Madrid; the title role in Wagner’s Parsifal at Paris Opéra; and Boris in Janácek’s Kát’a Kabanová at Teatro La Fenice.