Christopher Dunham is a native of Niagara Falls, Ontario and has captivated audiences with his “vocally powerful and dramatic” (Opera Canada) baritone voice across Canada and as far away as the Adriatic coast of Italy. A recent graduate from L’Atelier Lyrique de L’Opéra de Montréal and Atlanta Opera’s Young Artist Residency Christopher is the winner of the Desmarais Development Bursary three years in a row and the Jeunesses Musicals Canada’s Young Mentorship position. Christopher is equally comfortable in concert, recital and on the main stage.
Some of his roles
include: The Brother in Seven Deadly Sins (Atlanta Opera), Figaro in The Barber
of Seville (Brott Opera), Mercutio in Roméo et Juliette (Jeunesses Musical
Canada), Argante in Rinaldo (Pacific Opera Victoria), Dandini in La Cenerentola
(La Musica Lyrica), Schaunard in La Bohème and Escamillo in Carmen (L’Opéra de
Montréal). Next season Christopher can be seen with Pacific Opera Victoria,
Opéra de Quebec, and the Windsor Symphony. Christopher is a young Canadian
baritone who has already begun to make a name for himself and promises to have
a flourishing career.