LUCA PISARONI grew up in Busseto and studied at the Verdi Conservatory in Milan, in Buenos Aires and in New York. Pisaroni made his opera debut in 2001 as Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro) in Klagenfurt. Engagements have led him among others to the Salzburg Festival, to the Metropolitan Opera in New York, to Baden-Baden, to the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, the Théâtre du Châtelet, to Houston, to the Paris Opéra Bastille, to Glyndebourne, Madrid, Muscat, San Francisco, Brussels, to the Nederlandse Opera, the Bayerische Staatsoper, to Chicago, Tokyo and Santiago de Chile. Current and future projects include among others, Leporello at the Salzburg Festival, in Berlin and the New York Met, Conte d’Almaviva (Nozze di Figaro) in Madrid, San Francisco, Chicago, Salzburg and Munich, Heinrich VIII. in Zurich, Méphistophélès (Faust) in Houston, Sir Giorgio (Puritani) at the Met. At the Wiener Staatsoper, he gave his debut in 2011 in the leading tole in Le nozze di Figaro, and also sang Conte d’Almaviva and embodied Henry VIII. (Anna Bolena).