"Clarion high notes & general comedic breathlessness."
"It would be hard to top tenor Andres Acosta's burst of joy from Donizetti's Rita, with its clarion high notes and general comic breathlessness."
SAN FRANCISCO GATE
Reprising successful roles for multiple house debuts in the 2019/20 season, Acosta joins the Ravinia Festival in Bernstein’s Mass, debuts with Pittsburgh Opera as Arcadio in Florencia en el Amazonas, debuts with Houston Grand Opera in their wold premiere of El Milagro del Recuerdo, debuts with Madison Opera as Timothy Laughlin in Fellow Travelers, and returns to Minnesota Opera for his role debut as Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni.
The Glimmerglass Festival
Praised for his sweet lyric voice, Cuban-American tenor Andres Acosta continues to stand out through his strong vocal presence and magnetic acting. In the 2019-2020 season, Acosta reprises the role of Arcadio in Florencia en el Amazonas in his highly anticipated house debut with Pittsburgh Opera, reprises the role of Timothy Laughlin in Fellow Travelers in his house debut with Madison Opera, and returns to Minnesota Opera for his role debut as Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni.
Mr. Acosta’s 2018-19 season included his highly acclaimed portrayal of Timothy Laughlin in Minnesota Opera’s production of Fellow Travelers
by Greg Spears, and he reprised the role of Arcadio in Florencia en el Amazonas with Pensacola Opera. In concert he debuted with the Cincinatti Symphony for their autumn Pops Concert, the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra in Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, and LOFTrecital for Bernstein’s Songfest. Acosta joined Theatre Latté Da’s national tour of Peter Rothsteins’s All is Calm as Victor Granier. He also competed as a semifinalist in Houston Grand Opera’s Eleanor McCollum Competition.