Appearing this season with dell'Arte as King Hjalmar of Ysselmonde in Princess Maleine (World Premiere) as King Marcellus of Harlingen in Princess Maleine (World Premiere).
Rick Agster (Kings Marcellus and Hjalmar cover and Ensemble), bass, most recently appeared as the Old Gypsy in Il trovatore with Regina Opera; and as Benoit and Alcindoro in La bohème and as Trader in Scrooge both with Amore Opera. Other notable roles include Zuniga in Carmen, Commendatore in Don Giovanni, Doctor Grenvil in La traviata, Antonio and Bartolo in Le nozze di Figaro and Bogdonowitsch in The Merry Widow. This fall look for Rick as Benoit and Alcindoro at South Orange Performing Arts Center and as Police Chief Bimson in another world premiere, The Silk City with Garden State Opera. www.RickAgster.com.