Recent Production and Backstage Pictures

Becoming Santa Claus
Becoming Santa Claus

Jonathan Blalock created the title role for the premiere of Mark Adamo's newest holiday opera with Dallas Opera. Photo by Karen Almond.

with Jarrett Ott. Syracuse Opera
with Jarrett Ott. Syracuse Opera
Rev 23
Rev 23

Jonathan sang the role of Adam in Rev 23 by composer Julian Wachner and librettist Cerise Jacobs.

Adams, Heggie and Morgan
Adams, Heggie and Morgan

Composers John Adams, Jake Heggie and conductor Michael Morgan with Jonathan after a performance of Powder Her Face with West Edge Opera.

Classical Singer Magazine Cover
Classical Singer Magazine Cover
Paul's Case
Paul's Case

Jonathan sang the title role in Paul's Case: Urban Arias 2013 and PROTOTYPE festival 2014

Abduction from the Seraglio
Abduction from the Seraglio

Jonathan sang Pedrillo in the Des Moines Metro Opera production.

La Cenerentola
La Cenerentola

Jonathan sang the role of Prince Ramiro as a guest artist at Bob Jones University

Before Night Falls
Before Night Falls

World premiere of Jorge Martin's opera, Before Night Falls. Pictured here with baritone Wes Mason. Photo by Ellen Appel.

Podesta with Atlanta Opera
Podesta with Atlanta Opera

Jonathan with Kirsten Gornstein and Spencer Viator in Mozart's La Finta Giardiniera at Atlanta Opera

Turandot, Pacific Symphony
Turandot, Pacific Symphony

David Blalock, Jonathan Blalock and Dan Kempson as Pong, Pang and Ping.

New Opera Showcase
New Opera Showcase

Julian Wachner conducted as Jonathan Blalock sang a new aria by Bright Sheng in a concert at Trinity Wall Street, NY.

La Cenerentola
La Cenerentola

Blalock sang Ramiro in Rossini's La Cenerentola. Also pictured is Levi Hernandez who sang Dandini.

With Elizabeth Futral
With Elizabeth Futral

Jonathan made his house and role debut as the Burrowing Mole in Picker's The Fantastic Mr. Fox. Futral portrayed Miss Hedgehog; Opera San Antonio and Boston Modern Opera Project.

Dallas Opera
Dallas Opera

Emanuel Villaume, Jonathan Blalock and Mark Adamo at closing night of Becoming Santa Claus. Dallas Opera, December, 2015.

Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Blalock debuted with Tri-Cities Opera in the role of Almaviva.

The Walk From The Garden
The Walk From The Garden

Jonathan Dove's opera with Clodagh Earls, soprano and The Rackham Choir. Michigan, 2016.

Becoming Santa Claus
Becoming Santa Claus

Jonathan Blalock with Lucy Schaufer in the Dallas Opera world premiere. Photo by Karen Almond.

Bill Burden, David Blalock and I
Bill Burden, David Blalock and I

Santa Fe Opera, 2013

Before Night Falls
Before Night Falls

Jonathan created the role of Lazaro in the world premiere of Jorge Martin's Before Night Falls at Fort Worth Opera.

Four Tenors Concert
Four Tenors Concert

Jonathan Blalock, David Blalock, Joshua Dennis and Joseph Dennis, Santa Fe 2013

The Turn of the Screw
The Turn of the Screw

Jonathan sang Peter Quint in this Britten scene during his first summer as an apprentice with Santa Fe Opera, 2012.

with Joyce DiDidonato
with Joyce DiDidonato

Backstage at La Donna del Lago, Santa Fe Opera 2013

With Tenor Michael Fabiano
With Tenor Michael Fabiano

Santa Fe Opera, 2013

Barber of Seville: Loft Opera
Barber of Seville: Loft Opera

Kristin Gornstein and Jonathan Blalock as Rosina and Almaviva.

With Milena Kitic, Carmen 2015
With Milena Kitic, Carmen 2015

Jonathan debuted with The Pacific Symphony as Remendado in Carmen.

Opera Orchestra of NY
Opera Orchestra of NY

Jonathan Blalock was a featured soloist for "Eve Queler and Friends" in May, 2015.

With Amy Burton
With Amy Burton

The Secret Agent, world premiere with The Center for Contemporary Opera, NYC 2011

Cosi fan Tutte
Cosi fan Tutte

The Living Opera, 2008

With Stephen Costello, FWO
With Stephen Costello, FWO

Jonathan Blalock, Alissa Anderson and Stephen Costello at Fort Worth Opera, 2008.

Barber of Seville, Loft Opera
Barber of Seville, Loft Opera

New York, 2014

With Benjamin Bliss
With Benjamin Bliss

Des Moines Metro Opera production of Abduction from the Seraglio, 2015.