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” (…)


Marcello at The Metropolitan Opera

January 1st, 2019

For his second return in this role at The Metropolitan Opera, Lucas performed Marcello with an all-star cast. Ailyn Pérez, Michael Fabiano, Christian Van Horn, and Angel Blue sang in Zeffierelli’s legendary production. James Gaffigan conducted. Lucas received notable reviews: “The duet sung by Rodolfo and Marcello as they lament the absence of their respective beloveds — (…)


Barber of Seville Reprisal for Michigan Opera Debut

November 29th, 2018

For his 16th production and 62nd performance of Figaro, Lucas debuted his signature role at Michigan Opera Theatre. He reunited with Daniela Mack (Rosina), Alek Shrader (Almaviva), and Maestro Christopher Allen in the pit. Christopher Mattaliano directed this hilarious production, complete with colorful costumes and comedic moments.