Known for his “agile character tenor” and “over-the-top committed” portrayals, tenor Dylan Anthony Morrongiello is an emerging force in the highly sought-after supporting repertoire of the operatic canon. In the 2023-2024 season, he sings the role of Monk in White Snakes Projects’ production of MONKEY, will appear again as the Second Priest in the The Magic Flute at the Metropolitan Opera and sings selections from Wolf’s Italienisches and Spanisches Liederbuch with Brooklyn Art Song Society. In the 2022-2023 season, Mr. Morrongiello made a series of exciting company debuts including with Arizona Opera as Monostatos in Die Zauberflöte, Opera Las Vegas as Miles Zegner in Missy Mazzoli and Royce Vavrek’s Proving Up, and with Brooklyn Art Song Society in works by Iain Bell and Ian Venables. He also returned to Opera Las Vegas in the role of Doyle in A Capacity for Evil and the Metropolitan Opera as the Second Priest in the holiday production of The Magic Flute.
During the 2021-2022 season, Mr. Morrongiello joined the prestigious rosters of the Lyric Opera of Chicago as the cover of Monostatos in The Magic Flute, and the Metropolitan Opera where he made his debut as the Dean in Cinderella, covered Don Curzio and Don Basilio in Le nozze di Figaro, sang Player 2 in Brett Dean’s Hamlet, and covered Sellem in The Rake’s Progress. In the 2019-20 season, he made his debut in the roles of St. Brioche in The Merry Widow and Borsa in Rigoletto with St. Petersburg Opera, made a company debut with Cincinnati Song Initiative, performing songs of John Musto at Ithaca College, and was scheduled to make his role and company debut at First Coast Opera, singing various roles in The Little Prince (COVID19). In the summer of 2021, Mr. Morrongiello returned to St. Petersburg Opera as Beppe in Pagliacci.