Last-Minute Replacement at Bilbao Opera

June 9th, 2019

For their production of Bizet’s “Les Pecheurs de perles” at the Opera de Bilbao, Lucas stepped in for ailing colleague Mariusz Kwiecen in the role of Zurga. The four performances also included tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Maria Jose Moreno. This was Lucas’ debut at the prominent house and this second time performing the role. (…)


Canadian Opera Company Debut

May 29th, 2019

For his first time at the Canadian Opera Company, Lucas sang the role of Marcello in Puccini’s La Boheme. Joining him onstage were tenor Atalla Ayan as well as soprano Angel Blue with whom he previously sang the same role with earlier this season at the Metropolitan Opera. Andriana Chuchman and Brandon Cedel rounded out (…)


Rave Reviews for New York City Recital

April 23rd, 2019

In the renowned Crypt Recital Series, held by Death of Classical, Lucas was featured alongside his wife, pianist Irina Meachem. He performed a well-tailored and diverse program in the intimate basement of a Harlem crypt. For the sold-out evening, Lucas interpreted a selection of Old American songs by Aaron Copland, operatic arias, and the song (…)


Iolanta at the Metropolitan Opera

February 15th, 2019

For his 5th role at the illustrious Metropolitan Opera, Lucas Meachem sang Robert in Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta. Alongside Sonya Yoncheva and Matthew Polenzani, Mariusz Trelinski’s production of this one-act opera set the fairy-tale story. This concluded Lucas’ season at the Met, followed by his La Bohème performances last fall. Lucas sang Robert’s aria at the San (…)


A Red Carpet Night at The Viennese Opera Ball

February 2nd, 2019

For the annual red carpet event at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City, the Viennese Opera Ball 2019 included operatic performances by Lucas Meachem, Nadine Sierra, Rihab Chaieb, Javier Camarena, and Ferruccio Furlanetto. The live performances were broadcast to millions of viewers on Austrian Television on February 11th. Lucas Meachem sang “Largo al factotum” (…)