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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Beaumarchais Figaro Trilogy

  • Chautauqua Opera 33 Pratt Avenue Chautauqua, NY, 14722 United States (map)

Come check out this rare event! See all three Beaumarchais operas back to back to back!!

Thursday, July 25, 2019 • 7:30 p.m (Il Barbiere di Siviglia • Norton Hall)

Friday, July 26th, 2019 • 4:00 p.m. (Figaro! 90210 • Norton Hall)

Saturday, July 27th, 2019 • 8:15 p.m. (The Ghosts of Versailles • Chautauqua Ampitheater)

“For the first time, audiences will be able to experience this unique “trilogy” of operas over three consecutive nights during the Trilogy Weekend happening July 25–27, 2019. Based on the three “Figaro Plays” by 18th century French playwright Pierre Beaumarchais, the three operas trace the lives of characters including Figaro, Count Almaviva, Rosina, and their friends and foes through many years of adventures and mishaps together.”

Earlier Event: July 5
Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Later Event: July 27
The Ghosts of Versailles