Dale Travis has become one of the most sought after bass-baritones in America today. With a repertoire encompassing 50 roles in a wide variety of styles from Mozart, Donizetti and Rossini to Strauss, Puccini and Wagner, Mr. Travis has been a frequent guest artist at the most prestigious opera companies in the world, including the Metropolitan Opera, the Lyric Opera of Chicago, the San Francisco Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Washington Opera, Los Angeles, Santa Fe Opera Festival, Opera Colorado, Spoleto Festival USA, the Saito Kinen Music Festival, Teatro Regio in Torino, Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa, the Berlin Komische Oper, and the New Israeli Opera in Tel Aviv. Most recently he returned to Glimmerglass Opera for The Barber of Seville, West Side Story, and Silent Night., San Francisco Opera for the Sacristan in Tosca, and Benoit/Alcindoro in La Boheme, the Minnesota Opera for Nino Rota’s The Straw Hat, and Santa Fe Opera as Don Alfonso in Cosi fan Tutte. This season he debuts Atlanta Opera and Virginia Opera as Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola. Other future engagements include a return to San Francisco Opera, Dallas Opera, and Tokyo for the role of Frank in Die Fledermaus.