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Peter Coleman Wright

Peter Coleman-Wright


Peter Coleman-Wright  enjoys an extensive international concert and recording schedule. He holds an Honorary Doctorate from Melbourne University and in the 2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours List he was appointed to the Order of Australia.

Career Highlights

Currently for ENO:

Papageno The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO:

Caligula Caligula, Onegin, Don Giovanni, Scarpia, Rossini’s Figaro, baritone roles Death in Venice, Budd, Forester Vixen, Michele Tabarro, Dallapiccola’s Prisoner, Henze’s Prince of Homburg, John in Harvey’s Inquest of Love, Colin in Blake’s Plumber’s Gift.

Notable engagements elsewhere:

Falke, Belcore, Fieramosca Benvenuto Cellini Marcello (Met); Dandini, Papageno, Budd, Marcello, Ballad Singer Paul Bunyan, Don Alvaro Il viaggio a Reims, Ping, Gunther, Donner, Beckmesser (ROH); Guglielmo, Demetrius, Sid, Pizzaro (Glyndebourne); Sharpless (Opéra Bastille); Guglielmo, Count (Bordeaux); Giovanni, Count (Bayerische Staatspoper); Giovanni (Vienna Kammer Oper); Dr Faust, Schaunard, Chorebe (Netherlands Opera); Balstrode, Marcello (Geneva); Death in Venice (La Scala); Count (La Fenice); Aix-en Provence and Bregenz Festivals; Rodrigo, Sharpless, Henry End of the Affair (Houston); Sharpless (Santa Fe); Giovanni (NYCO); Giovanni, Count (Vancouver); in his native Australia: Scarpia, Macbeth, Mandryka, Giovanni, Count, Germont, Budd, Balstrode, Pizzaro, Onegin, Golaud, Sweeney Todd (Helpman Award), Harry Joy Bliss (also Edinburgh Festival).

Last updated: 14th March 2016