Andrew Shore leaning against a brick wall and looking to camera

Andrew Shore


Currently for ENO: Bartolo The Marriage of Figaro

Previously for ENO: Pooh-Bah The Mikado, Baron Zeta The Merry Widow, Falstaff, Alfonso, Papageno, Bartolo, Don Pasquale, Shishkov, Dulcamara, Schicchi, Priam, Faninal, Alberich, Denisov/Raevsky War and Peace, Pitkin On the Town, Falstaff Sir John in Love, Punch Punch and Judy, Kolenatý, Lenz Jakob Lenz, roles in Julietta, Traveller et al Death in Venice (and Holland Festival), Frank Fledermaus, Benoit/Alcindoro, Beckmesser, Major-General Stanley The Pirates of Penzance, Melitone Force of Destiny, Lord Chancellor Iolanthe.

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Priam, Wozzeck, Varlaam, Mayor Thieving Magpie, Geronimo Secret Marriage (Opera North); Falstaff (Opera North, Glyndebourne, Santa Fe, Berlin, Chicago); Kolenatý (WNO, Glyndebourne, Barcelona, Hamburg, Amsterdam); Bartolo (WNO, Glyndebourne, Vancouver, Ottawa, Chicago, Michigan Opera Theater); Papageno, Bartolo (WNO); Trombonok Il viaggio a Reims (ROH); Faber Knot Garden, Pooh-Bah (Scottish Opera); Dulcamara (Met, San Diego, Canadian Opera); Alfonso (Santa Fe, Glyndebourne); Sacristan Tosca (Paris); Quince (Paris, Lyons, Aldeburgh); Kothner (Brussels); première of Glass’s Appomattox (San Francisco); Zeta Merry Widow (Dallas); La Roche Capriccio (Garsington); George Wilson Great Gatsby, Frank, Pooh-Bah (Chicago); Bottom (Boston, Beijing); Alberich (Bayreuth; Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires; Liceu, Barcelona); Death in Venice (La Monnaie); Bartolo Figaro (Glyndebourne), Noye (Aldeburgh); King Dodon Golden Cockerel (Bergen National Opera); Don Pasquale (Santa Fe, WNO).

Recordings: Falstaff, Leporello, Don Pasquale, Dulcamara, Wozzeck, Bartolo (Chandos); Alberich (Opus Arte). In 2014 he was made an Honorary Doctor of Music by Bristol University.

Forthcoming: Alcindoro/Benoit (Grange Park Opera).

Last updated: 15th February 2024