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Recent Press Quotes of 2016
"As Malatesta, Baritone Lucas Meachem was a commanding presence, vocally forceful throughout." –SF Gate "Baritone Lucas Meachem was a sturdy, rich-voiced Dr. Malatesta, busily orchestrating the plot to foil Don Pasquale and humorously expressing devilish delight in its progress and success." –SF Examiner "Lucas Meachem is a genuine lyric baritone, as we [previously] heard in his sumptuous Wolfram. The 3rd See More »
A Winning Barber…
“San Francisco Opera’s The Barber of Seville takes its inspiration, appropriately enough, from its title. Two things stand out about this production: Lucas Meacham’s charismatic Figaro and the timeless, colorful Seville envisioned and realized by the all-Spanish production team. The result is buoyant and engaging, despite an uneven cast and some blocking missteps. “As Figaro, Lucas Meacham drew all eyes See More »
BariHunks Interview
“We recently had the opportunity to see Lucas Meachem as Doctor Malatesta in the San Francisco Opera's hilarious production of Donizetti's Don Pasquale directed by Laurent Pelly. We instantly noticed that Meachem not only sounded the best that we'd heard him in years, but he looked imposing and statuesque with his new physique.” See the Full Interview »
At The Bar: Summer 2015, Interview
“It’s a chilly Friday afternoon in New York, and Meachem, a stylish gray scarf wrapped around his neck, has escaped the maddening swirl of photo shoots, soirées and rehearsals dominating his calendar to kick off the weekend…” See the full interview: LISTEN: LIFE WITH MUSIC & CULTURE (in PDF format)
Music OMH: 26 May 2015, in La Bohème
“Lucas Meachem is an outstanding Marcello, never putting a foot wrong as he asserts his rich and powerful baritone, and the benefits of having such a strong central quartet really come to the fore in Act III. We can fully appreciate the differences between the relationships of Rodolfo and Mimì, and Marcello and Musetta (one spiritual, perfect but transitory, the See More »