RENÉ BARBERA IN RECITAL
with Cheryl Cellon Lindquist, pianist
The Polly Puterbaugh
Emerging Artist Award Recital
Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 7:00pm
BALBOA THEATRE - 868 Fourth Avenue, Downtown San Diego
San Diego Opera is proud to announce tenor René Barbera is coming back to San Diego!
The inaugural winner of the Polly Puterbaugh Emerging Artist Award* and star of our 50th
Anniversary Celebration Concert, René wowed audiences and critics alike. Don’t miss this
exclusive evening with René Barbera in his North American Recital debut singing
opera, zarzuela and art songs.
*The Polly Puterbaugh Emerging Artist Award Recital
Made possible by arts philanthropist Polly Puterbaugh whose contribution helped launch an ongoing award to support and encourage emerging young singers.
René Barbera performs at San Francisco Opera
Excerpts of Cinderella courtesy of San Francisco Opera, 2014
Excerpts of The Trojans courtesy of San Francisco Opera, 2015
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015Barbera Sings a Fascinating Recital in San Diego
SEPTEMBER 21, 2015Let freedom sing
San Diego Reader
SEPTEMBER 20, 2015René Barbera Strikes Another Harmonious Chord for SDO
Barbera commanding, uncompromising
The San Diego Union-Tribune
René Barbera Gives Stunning Debut Recital for San Diego Opera
San Diego Story