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Simon Keenlyside

 

Stage Credits

  [London]
World Premiere, 2005
Winston

Photos

Isabel Leonard and Simon Keenlyside Photo

Isabel Leonard and Simon Keenlyside

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03/13/2013
Simon Keenlyside and Audrey Luna  Photo

Simon Keenlyside and Audrey Luna

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03/13/2013
Simon Keenlyside and Audrey Luna  Photo

Simon Keenlyside and Audrey Luna

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03/13/2013
Simon Keenlyside and Isabel Leonard Photo

Simon Keenlyside and Isabel Leonard

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03/13/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [London]
World Premiere, 2005
Winston


Simon Keenlyside Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Achievement in Opera Gold Star
Simon KeenlysideRoyal Opera’s 1984
 
Olivier Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Achievement in Opera
Simon KeenlysideHamlet and Die Zauberflote

Simon Keenlyside News

The Hungarian State Opera Announces 2022/2023 Season at the Refurbished Opera House Photo The Hungarian State Opera Announces 2022/2023 Season at the Refurbished Opera House
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2022

The Hungarian State Opera has announced its 2022/2023 thematic season titled Myth & History. The OPERA awaits the public in the renovated Ybl Palace on Andrássy Avenue with numerous new functions and services.

BWW Interview: Baritone Etienne Dupuis Brings His 'Je Ne Sais Quoi' to DON CARLOS at  Photo BWW Interview: Baritone Etienne Dupuis Brings His 'Je Ne Sais Quoi' to DON CARLOS at the Met
by Richard Sasanow - Mar 21, 2022

Can you imagine the Met--or any other major opera house--cutting the length of a new opera so commuters could make the last train? That’s what baritone Etienne Dupuis told me about the world premiere in Paris of Verdi’s DON CARLOS (1867). Dupuis is starring as Don Rodrigue, Marquis de Posa, at the Met these days, in the new David McVicar production of the Verdi opera.

VIDEO: Watch the Act Four Finale in the Royal Opera's Production of MACBETH Photo VIDEO: Watch the Act Four Finale in the Royal Opera's Production of MACBETH
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2021

For Verdi, Shakespeare was a long-standing passion and Macbeth (the first of his three Shakespearean masterpieces) is widely seen as a major step forward in his artistic development. First seen in 2002, Phyllida Lloyd’s production encapsulates the sinister quality of the piece, with striking designs by Anthony Ward.

VIDEO: The Royal Opera Chorus Performs the 'Witches Chorus' From MACBETH Photo VIDEO: The Royal Opera Chorus Performs the 'Witches Chorus' From MACBETH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2021

Watch the Royal Opera Chorus perform the Witches Chorus from Phyllida Lloyd's production of The Royal Opera's Macbeth.

Royal Opera House Announces Black History Month Programming Photo Royal Opera House Announces Black History Month Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021

Throughout the month of October The Royal Opera House will present live-streamed performances featuring artists from both The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera, alongside a range of archival content and dedicated social media takeovers from our global community of Black creatives and performers. 

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 14-20, 2021- with Rita Moreno, Kerry Butler, and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 14-20, 2021- with Rita Moreno, Kerry Butler, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 14, 2021

This week (June 14-20) in live streaming: Rita Moreno visits Backstage Live, Show of Titles on demand, a Kerry Butler master class, a Guys and Dolls reunion, and so much more!

BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Jun 12, 2021

Los Angeles Opera’s presentation of Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky is available online from June 17 to July 18, 2021. The libretto is by Jean Cocteau. The cast includes: Oedipus, Russell Thomas; Jocasta, J’nai Bridges; Creon, John Relyea; Tiresias, Morris Robinson; Narrator, Stephen Fry; Conductor, James Conlon.

Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2021

The Met has announced themed lineups for three weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, the company's ongoing series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on its website during the Covid-19 closure. The schedule begins with a week, leading up to Father's Day on June 20, comprising a selection of operas featuring themes of fatherhood.

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 7-13, 2021- with Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara, Aaro Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 7-13, 2021- with Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara, Aaron Tveit and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 7, 2021

This week (June 7-13) in live streaming: Matthew Morrison visits Backstage Live, the Next on Stage Season 3 finale, Show of Titles premieres, and so much more!

The Met Announces TURANDOT, SAMSON ET DALILA & More for Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces TURANDOT, SAMSON ET DALILA & More for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

The Met has announced themed lineups for two weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, the company’s ongoing series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on its website during the Covid-19 closure.

Simon Keenlyside Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Act Four Finale in the Royal Opera's Production of MACBETH VideoVIDEO: Watch the Act Four Finale in the Royal Opera's Production of MACBETH
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2021

For Verdi, Shakespeare was a long-standing passion and Macbeth (the first of his three Shakespearean masterpieces) is widely seen as a major step forward in his artistic development. First seen in 2002, Phyllida Lloyd’s production encapsulates the sinister quality of the piece, with striking designs by Anthony Ward.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Simon Keenlyside and More in DON GIOVANNI on Great Performances at the Met
by Stage Tube - Feb 16, 2017

Stage Tube: First Look at Royal Opera House's 2013/14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

The Season sees seven new productions on the Main Stage including new productions of Parsifal, Les Vepres siciliennes, and Die Frau ohne Schatten to celebrate milestone anniversaries of Wagner, Verdi and Strauss respectively. Other new Main Stage productions include Don Giovanni from Kasper Holten and Manon Lescaut from Jonathan Kent.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Simon Keenlyside Stars in PBS's THE TEMPEST, Premiering Today
by TV News Desk - Mar 17, 2013

British composer Thomas Ades conducts the Met premiere of his contemporary Masterpiece THE TEMPEST, an English-language opera based on Shakespeare's final play. The Met's fantastical new production by Robert Lepage airs on Great Performances at the Met today, March 17 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Simon Keenlyside Stars in PBS's THE TEMPEST, Premiering 3/17
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 13, 2013

British composer Thomas Ades conducts the Met premiere of his contemporary Masterpiece THE TEMPEST, an English-language opera based on Shakespeare's final play. The Met's fantastical new production by Robert Lepage airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, March 17 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). Get a sneak peek below!


Simon Keenlyside Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Simon Keenlyside been nominated for?
Outstanding Achievement in Opera (Olivier Awards) for Royal Opera’s 1984 and Outstanding Achievement in Opera (Olivier Awards) for Hamlet and Die Zauberflote .

What awards has Simon Keenlyside won?
Outstanding Achievement in Opera (Olivier Awards) for Royal Opera’s 1984.