Brian Jeffers


Brian Jeffers is a Phoenix-based emerging artist specializing in Opera and Musical Theatre.  Originally from Omaha, Nebraska, he received his Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. There he studied with noted scholar and soprano Dr. Jamie Reimer and performed his first opera roles including Mayor Upfold (Albert Herring), Governor (Candide), King Kaspar (Amahl and the Night Visitors), and Don Curzio (Le Nozze di Figaro), among others. 

Brian is currently finishing his Master of Music in Music Theatre-Opera in Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts' Lyric Opera Theatre at Arizona State University.  There he studies with internationally acclaimed baritone Gordon Hawkins and has performed in many productions most notably acclaimed performances of Anything Goes (Lord Evelyn Oakleigh) and a premiere adaptation of Haydn's The Creation.  Brian has also been a part of several world premieres, oratorios and is an active freelance musician in the Valley area.

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L'Elisir D'Amore

  • Evelyn Smith Music Theatre 50 East Gammage Parkway Tempe, AZ, 85281 United States (map)

February 25th-27th at 7:30pm and February 28th at 2:00pm

Evelyn Smith Music Theatre

Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts

Lyric Opera Theatre

Arizona State University-Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts' Lyric Opera Theatre Presents Gaetano Donizetti's romantic comedy opera L'Elisir D'Amore (The Elixir of Love).

I will be playing the lead role of Nemorino (February 25th and 27th), a young naive peasant boy, in love with his friend and local rich  landowner, Adina. Typical operatic comedy twists and turns occur complete with a love potion (Chianti), a swindling doctor, a scheming military captain and lively townspeople.  Don't miss this amazing operatic staple!!!



Earlier Event: December 5
Later Event: April 9