Baritone Paul Khoury has been most recently seen in New York as Rodrigo in Don Carlo with Vocal Productions NYC, and will be rejoining them in the fall in the title role of Don Giovanni. Mr. Khoury has recently returned to New York City after having spent time in the mid-west, where he performed the roles of the Count in Le nozze di Figaro, the Theatre Director and the Gendarme in Poulenc’s Le mamelles de Tirésias, and was an ensemble member at Tulsa Opera for several of their more recent productions. His other operatic roles include Escamillo in Carmen, the Father in Hansel and Gretel, and Betto in Gianni Schicchi. Experienced in Verdian baritone repertoire, he has additionally been featured in numerous scenes from Il trovatore, Rigoletto, and La forza del destino. A native of Palo Alto, California, Paul attended UC Berkeley and Santa Clara Universities in undergraduate study, and attained his masters of music from the Manhattan School of Music.