Arturo Chacón-Cruz


Arturo Chacón-Cruz
Opera singer

Competitions:
Plácido Domingo’s Operalia Singing Competition: 1st prize (2005)
Plácido Domingo Scholarship

Awards and distinctions:
Alfonso Ortiz Tirado Medal, Mexico
“Vargas Pro Opera” grant (2005)

Principal roles:
Offenbach: The Tales of Hoffmann - Hoffmann (La Scala di Milano, Tokyo)
Verdi: Simon Boccanegra - Gabriel Adorno (Göteborg Opera)
Verdi: Rigoletto - Duke of Mantua (Festival Aix-en-Provence, Mexico City, Theatre de la Monnaie in Brussels, León Guanajuato, Strasbourg)
Puccini: Le Villi - Roberto (Malmö Opera)
Massenet: Manon - Des Grieux (Teatro del Palacio de Bellas Artes, México)
Verdi: La Traviata - Alfredo (Theater an der Wien, Munich Bavarian State Opera, Los Angeles)
Verdi: I due Foscari - Jacopo Foscari (Theater an der Wien)
Catán: Florencia en el Amazonas (Los Angeles)
Bizet: Carmen (Hamburg, Lyon, Israel)
Puccini: La bohème (Macerata)
Boito: Mefistofele - Faust (concert - Collegiate Chorale, Carnegie Hall)
Upcoming engagements:
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi (Los Angeles)
Verdi: Un ballo in maschera (Mexico City)
Verdi: Il trovatore (Lille, Caen, Luxembourg)
Verdi: Macbeth (Vienna)