Tenor Andrew Surrena is performing with companies across North America. He recently made his debut with Sarasota Opera as Alfredo Germont in Verdi’s La Traviata and as Nando in D’Albert’s Tiefland. During the 2016-17 season, Mr. Surrena performed with Fort Worth Opera as the tenor lead in the world premier of Peterson’s Voir Dire. Mr. Surrena has also performed with Glacier Symphony Orchestra as Monostatos in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, Chautauqua Opera, Opera North as Tonio in Donizetti’s La fille du régiment, dell’Arte Opera Ensemble as Guillot de Morfontaine in Massenet’s Manon, Central City Opera, and Seagle Music Colony as Sam Kaplan in Weil’s Street Scene. In the Spring of 2017, Mr. Surrena competed in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, where he was a district winner in Houston, and a third place winner in the Gulf Coast Region finals held in New Orleans. Mr. Surrena holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Vocal Performance from Northern Arizona University. While in Arizona, he performed Ferrando in Mozart’s Così fan tutte, Rinuccio in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi, the title role in Britten’s Albert Herring, and Nemorino in Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore.