Kyle Pfortmiller made his Metropolitan Opera debut in 2010 as the Marquis d’Obigny in La Traviata.
He was heard there later in the season in Capriccio. He has returned to the Met as Marquis d'Obigny in 2011, 2012 and 2014 and has also been heard there in Andrea Chenier and as Brian's Father in the New York premiere of Nico Muhly's Two Boys. Some of his most recent roles include Falke in Die Fledermaus with Nashville Opera and the world premiere of Du Yun and Royce Vavrek’s Angel's Bone with Prototype.
Some of his upcoming performances include a role and company debut with Opera Williamsburg in the title role of Rigoletto, Count Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro with Toledo Opera and Oswego Opera, and a role and company debut with Opera Memphis as Enrico in Donizetti’s Il Campanello di Notte. He made his European debut with the De Nederlandse Opera as Silvio in Pagliacci in 2006.
He has appeared with opera companies throughout the United States including the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, Michigan Opera Theatre, Florida Grand Opera, Opera Carolina, Tulsa Opera, Sarasota Opera, Opera Idaho, Fort Worth Opera, among many others. His repertoire includes the title roles in Don Giovanni and The Barber of Seville, as well as Valentin (Faust), Eisenstein (Die Fledermaus), Count Carl-Magnus Malcolm (A Little Night Music), Billy Bigelow (Carousel), Pierre/Red Shadow (The Desert Song), Hajj (Kismet) and Henry Higgins (My Fair Lady). (KylePfortmiller.com)