Nicholas Morris

3638_1483984845082_1483984845082 Nicholas trained at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (now the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland). Recently he has taken the title role in the world premiere of To see the Invisible by Emily Howard at Snape Maltings, played Garibaldo RODELINDA with the re-formed Cambridge Handel Opera Company, and sung Marcello LA BOHEME at St John’s Smith Square. In 2017 he made his debut in Croatia as Smirnov THE BEAR and performed in the Portuguese and British premiers of the contemporary work Hummus by Zad Moultaka and sang Harlekin ARIADNE AUF NAXOS. In recent seasons he has appeared as Maxwell Davies’ MAD KING with Shadwell Opera and made his debut at Sadler’s Wells with Independent Opera. For Wexford he has played The Learned Judge TRIAL BY JURY, Andy Tracy in the European premier of LOSERS by Richard Wargo and taken roles in SALOME by Mariotte and IL CAPPELLO DI PAGLIA DI FIRENZE by Rota. For Glyndebourne Nicholas has appeared as the Footman/Waiter DER ROSENKAVALIER and Gunner’s Mate BILLY BUDD in the UK and New York. He has appeared with RSAMD/Scottish Opera as Forester in Janacek’s CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN, Denisov WAR AND PIECE in Scotland and Russia, and Tchelio L’AMOUR DES TROIS ORANGES. Other roles include Arcalaus AMADIS DE GAULE by J.C.Bach, the title-role DON GIOVANNI in France with Westminster Opera, The Officer in Philip Glass’s IN THE PENAL COLONY in London’s West End, Emperor Überall DER KAISER VON ATLANTIS, Junius THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA, both Dancairo and Escamillo CARMEN, Peter HANSEL UND GRETEL, Lindorf LES CONTES D’HOFFMAN, and Count Almaviva LE NOZZE DI FIGARO.

Away from the opera stage, Nicholas is a keen concert singer and recitalist, singing works such as Messiah and Bach’s Passions throughout the UK and further afield. Before training as an opera singer, Nicholas studied at Jesus College, Cambridge, where, when not singing or playing rugby, he read history and philosophy of science. During his time at Cambridge he was a member of King’s College Choir. He began his singing career as a chorister at Peterborough Cathedral.


Samuel Krum
Senior Artist Manager

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