Elgan Llyr Thomas


Elgan Llyr Thomas joined the ENO Harewood Artist programme in 2017. After graduating from the Royal Northern College of Music, Elgan joined Scottish Opera as an Emerging Artist.

Previously for ENO: Normanno Lucia di Lammermoor, Johnny Inkslinger Paul BunyanPeter Quint The Turn of the Screw, Count Almaviva The Barber of Seville (cover)

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: In the 2017/18 Season, he made his house début as Count Almaviva in Il barbiere di Siviglia at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris and his role début as Brighella Ariadne auf Naxos for Scottish Opera/Opera Holland Park. In 2016, he joined Scottish Opera as an Emerging Artist and made his company and role début as Nemorino in their touring production of The Elixir of Love. Other appearances include Spoletta in a semi-staged concert performance of Tosca at the 2017 Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod with the Orchestra of WNO, Sir Bryn Terfel and Kristine Opolais.

Next season he will make his role début as Tom Rakewell in a semi-staged performance of The Rake’s Progress with the Equilibrium Young Artists and his house début with Opéra National de Bordeaux as Almaviva.

Last updated: 21st August 2019