A Midsummer Night's Dream: Bottom
Ariodante: Rei di Skozzia
La Boheme: Colline
Bluebeard’s Castle: Bluebeard
Le Nozze di Figaro: Figaro
Don Giovanni: Leporello
The Rake’s Progress: Nick Shadow
La Cenerentola: Alidoro
Il Barbiere di Seviglia: Bartolo
Lucia di Lammermoor: Raimondo
Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
Grand Théâtre de Genève
Pacific Opera Victoria
Long Beach Opera
Hong Kong Cultural Arts
San Juan Arts Festival
Halle Haendel Festspiel
The Savannah Music Festival
|Curtis Streetman, bass, is part of a new generation of versatile artists that strives to perform
a rich and excitingly varied repertoire. Mr. Streetman’s artistry has been presented in some
of world's major concert halls and opera houses.
Mr. Streetman has sung the major bass roles in Le Nozze di Figaro (Figaro), Die
Zauberflötte (Sarastro), La Bohème (Colline), Don Giovanni (Leporello), Rigoletto
(Sparafucile) as well as leads in Verdi, Handel and Rossini operas. Operatic performances
include appearances at The Salzburg Festival, as well as opera houses in Vienna, Bilbao,
Dortmund, Halle, and Victoria. Recent debuts include performances in Geneva, Basel, and
at The Theatre Champs-Élysées.
Festival appearances include Ravinia, The Savannah Music Festival, The Hong Kong Arts
Festival, Tanglewood, Herrenchiemsee Festspiele, The Halle Handel Festival, and The
San Juan Arts Festival.
Mr. Streetman toured Canada with Bernard LaBadie and Les Violons du Roi, in
performances of Bach’s St. John Passion. He has toured The United States with the
chamber ensembles Aulos and Rebel, and Europe with Kammerorchesterbasel in
performances of Handel's Riccardo Primo.
Mr. Streetman performed in The Salzburg Festival’s touring production of Handel's
Radamisto, which was presented at The Concertgebouw, and Musikverein. He made his
Kennedy Center debut with The National Symphony in performances of Handel's Messiah.
Other debuts include performances with The Cleveland Orchestra in performances of
Schumann's Szenen aus Goethe's Faust, as well as Mozart's Requiem with The San Diego
Symphony. He has been presented in concert with The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra in
programs featuring recently discovered cantatas of CPE Bach.
Recording credits include Monteverdi's Vespers for Musical Heritage Society, Castelnuovo-
Tedesko's Romanciero Gitano for New World Classics, Charpentier Christmas Cantatas
for Naxos, Clarembault Cantatas for Dorian, and Sony's release of Handel's Riccardo
Primo, on Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
Mr. Streetman performed the role of Christus in Sir Jonathan Miller's acclaimed fully staged
production of The Saint Matthew Passion, produced by The Brooklyn Academy of Music,
and performed the title role in Lalo’s Le Roi d'Ys with The American Symphony Orchestra,
which marked his Lincoln Center debut.
A gifted comedic actor, Mr. Streetman’s portrayal of Bottom for The Princeton Festival’s
production of Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream has been universally heralded by the
press as a comedic tour-de-force.
Handel: Messiah, Judas Maccabeus
Bach: St. John Passion, St. Matthew Passion
Haydn: The Creation, Lord Nelson Mass
Shostakovich: Symphony 14
Brahms: German Requiem
Lully: Le Borgois Gentilhomme
Stravinsky: Oedipus Rex
Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
San Diego Symphony
Sir Jonathan Miller