Andrew Young

Andrew Young

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2015Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von WindsorHerr Reich
2015Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroBartolo
2014Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von WindsorHerr Reich
2013Lincke: Frau LunaLämmermeier
2012Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem SerailOsmin
2000Puccini: La BohèmeBenoit


Andrew Young was born in Adelaide, South Australia. After completing a Bachelor of Science (Biochemistry/Pharmacology) he decided to make his hobby his career and auditioned for the Elder Conseratvatorium of Music. He was accepted and was awarded the Elder Scholarship for Voice. He moved to Sydney, completed a Graduate Diploma in Music (Opera) at the Sydney Conservatorium, sang in the Extra Chorus for Opera Australia and finally ended up a member of the Young Artists Programme at Opera Queensland. His musical adventures took next him to London, where he sang in the ensemble and covered various roles for Grange Park Opera, Pimlico Opera and the Carl Rosa Opera Company. He moved to Berlin in 2006 and was an Ensemble member at the Landesbühnen Sachsen (Radebeul) in 2007.  Freelance since then he has appeared with the Pasinger Fabrik (Munich) as Herr Reich in 'Die lustigen Weibern von Windsor' (revived Jan/Feb 2014) and Festspiel St Anton (Austria) as Osmin in 'Die Entführung aus dem Serail'. A return to Bavaria, (well Oberfranken to be precise), as Lämmermeier in several performances of 'Frau Luna' at Theater Hof and Benoit/Alcindoro in 'La boheme' in Munich. 2015 also saw a return to Herr Reich for performances of  'Die lustigen Weibern von Windsor' with the Thüringer Symphoniker in Rudolstadt. Andrew was most recently busy as Bartolo in 'Le nozze di Figaro' with the Hamburger Kammeroper 2015/2016.
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor Herr Reich Theater Rudolstadt und Thüringer-Symphoniker 2015
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Bartolo Hamburger Kammeroper 2015
Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor Herr Reich Immediately Pasinger Fabrik 2014
Lincke: Frau Luna Lämmermeier Immediately Theater Hof 2013
Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail Osmin Festspiel St Anton 2012