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Height: 5’11½” Lean/Muscular Build
Weight: 180-185 lbs.
Roger Arthur Smith
1080 Sixth Street
Lakeport, CA 95453
E-mail: onesinger4u@yahoo.com
www.rogersmithartandopera.com
Hair: Dark Brown/Graying
Eyes: Blue

OPERA RÉSUMÉ

"If you can't get a bucket o' spit, it ain't opera" ~ Roger Smith 

PRINCIPAL ROLES
Capitol Opera & Verismo Opera | Sacramento and North Bay Regions
California Opera Association | Fresno
Ina Chalis Opera | San Francisco

 RIGOLETTO
*LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
 OTELLO
*NORMA
 DAS REINGOLD
 GIANNI SCHICCHI
*MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
*IL TROVATORE
*TOSCA
 BASTIEN AND BASTIENNE
 COSI FAN TUTTE
 THE PEARL FISHERS
*LA BOHEME
*CARMEN
 LA SERVA PADRONA
 IL TABARRO
 MANON
 RIGOLETTO
 THE MAGIC FLUTE
 DIE FLEDERMAUS
 SALOME
 THAIS
*THE IMPRESSARIO
 MADAMA BUTTERFLY
*AMAHL & the Night Visitors
 THE BARBER OF SEVILLE
*LA TRAVIATA

THE  TALES OF HOFFMANN

Verismo Opera
Capitol & Verismo
Verismo Opera
Capitol & Verismo
Verismo Opera
Verismo Opera
Capitol & Verismo
Verismo Opera
Capitol & Verismo
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol & Verismo
Capitol & Verismo
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Verismo Opera
Ina Chalis Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol Opera
Capitol & Verismo
Capitol & Verismo
Capitol Opera
Capitol, Verismo, and California  Opera
Capitol Opera



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"Sparafucile"; "Monterone"
" Bide-the-Bent"; “Raimondo”
“Lodovico", "Mantano"
“Oroveso”
"Fasolt"
"Gianni Schicchi"
"Figaro"; “Bartolo"
"Ferrando"
“Scarpia”
“Colas”
“Don Alfanso”
“High Priest”
“Colline”
“Zuniga”; "Morales"
“Uberto”
“The Mole”
“Count Des Grieux”
"Count Ceprano"
"Sarastro"; '"Priest"
"Frank"
“The Nazarene” and “Guard II”
“Palemon”
“Mr. Bluff, (Buff)”
“Sharpless”, "The Bonzo"
“Melchior”
“Don Basilio”
“The Marquis”; "The Baron", and "Doctor Grenvil"
“Lindorf”; “Coppelius”; and
“Doctor Miracle”

Verdi
Donizetti
Verdi
Bellini
R.Wagner
Puccini
Mozart
Verdi
Puccini
Mozart
Mozart
Bizet
Puccini
Bizet
Pergolesi
Puccini
Massenet
Verdi
Mozart
Strauss
Strauss
Massenet
Mozart
Puccini
Menotti
Rossini
Verdi

Offenbach

(Italian)
(Italian)
(Italian)
(Italian)
(German)
(English)
(Italian)
(Italian)
(Italian)
(English)
(Italian)
(French)
(Italian)
(French)
(Italian)
(Italian)
(French)
(Italian)
(English/German)
(English)
(German)
(French)
(English/German)
(Italian)
(English)
(Italian)
(Italian)

(French)

 *  Multiple productions and venues
** I am a back-drop painter and sculptor and have assisted with many stage sets.
     Note that I have a Master of Fine Arts Degree in the visual arts.

SACRAMENTO OPERA CHORUS | 1988 through 1998: under Mr. Corey Winter and later Mr. Ernest Fredric Knell

CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA
THE BARTERED BRIDE
THE GIRL OF THE GOLDEN WEST
LA BOHEME
TOSCA
IL TROVATORE
CARMEN
FAUST
ROMEO AND JULIET
I PAGLIACCI
MANON
THE MERRY WIDOW
THE TALES OF HOFFMANN
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
AIDA
A MASKED BALL
FALSTAFF
LA TRAVIATA
OTELLO
THE FLYING DUTCHMAN
THE ELIXIR OF LOVE
DIE FIEDERMAUS
THE GYPSY BARON

Mascagni
Smetana
Puccini
Puccini (two productions)
Puccini
Verdi
Biset (two productions)
Gounod
Gounod
Leoncavallo
Massenet
Franz Lehar (Sung in English)
Offenbach
Puccini
Verdi
Verdi
Verdi
Verdi
Verdi
Wagner
Donizetti
Strauss
Strauss

Click here for a printable PDF file of the above information.


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LIGHT OPERA - STAGE & MUSICALS (1990 to 2004)

ANYTHING GOES
SOUND OF MUSIC
JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR       DREAMCOAT
ONCE UPON A MATTRESS
JULIA
PAJAMA GAME
ANNIE
SOUTH PACIFIC
GUYS and DOLLS
WESTSIDE STORY
HAMLET
THE KING and I
YEOMAN OF THE GUARD
THE STUDENT PRINCE
IOLANTHE
SOUTH PACIFIC
GONDALIERS
THE TWELVE WHO KNEW HIM
SCROOGE

“Ship’s Captain”
“Admiral Von Schreiber”
“Portifar”

“Sir Studley”
“Lyle Smith”
“Charlie”
“F.D.R.”
“Tom O’Brian”
“Big Julie”
“Lt. Schrank”
“Marcello”
“The Krolahome”
“Sergeant Meryll”
“Doctor Engel”
“Private Willis”
“Tom O”Brian”
“Georgio”
“Peter the Rock”/”The Centurion”
“Spirit of Christmas Present”

Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA

Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
David Comic Opera, Davis, CA
Capitol Opera, Carmichael, CA
Light Opera Theater, Sacramento, CA
Davis Musical Theater, Sacramento, CA
Light Opera Theater, Sacramento, CA
Unity Theatre, Auburn, CA
Unity Theatre, Sacramento, CA


AWARD-WINNING AMATEUR FILM

A NIGHT ON THE RIVER

“Pete”, starring role

Northern California, 2001, First Prize.              Story by Bob White


TELEVISION

THE YEAGERS
(starring Andy Griffith)

“David” (Dialogue)
former SAG Member

Papasian Film Productions Fall, 1978

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