Grange Park Opera debut: Crown Porgy & Bess.
Born in USA. Career highlights: Jake Porgy & Bess (Teatro alla Scala), Figaro Nozze di Figaro (Fort Worth and Minnesota), Leporello Giovanni (Nashville), title role in Boito’s Mefistofele (Knoxville), Achilla Giulio Cesare, Monterone Rigoletto, Zuniga Carmen (Seattle). Concert appearances Deutsche Radio Philharmonic, Latvian National Opera, Orchestra Lamourez (Paris), Pacific Symphony and Summer in the Parks (Metropolitan Opera). He made his debut at Carnegie Hall in Mark Hayes’ Te Deum.
Donovan recently completed the Lindemann Young Artist Program at the Metropolitan Opera and won the Metropolitan Opera National Council Grand Finals – the youngest male to have claimed the prize.
Interests: football and modelling.