Rory Dunne | Bass-baritone

Bass-baritone

Rory Dunne

Biography

Rory Dunne began his training in The Bull Alley Theatre Training Company, where he studied as an actor. He then went on to complete a degree in the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama (BMus Hons), completing his studies in 2017.

His career has led him to work with Irish National Opera, Opera Collective Ireland, Cork Opera, Northern Ireland Opera, Wide Open Opera, Opera Theatre Company, Lyric Opera Productions, Opera in the Open and the RTE Concert Orchestra Chorus, performing roles in venues including The Wexford Opera House, The National Concert Hall, Cork Opera House, The Bord Gais Energy Theatre and The Buxton Opera House.

Performed roles include The Mikado (The Mikado), Pimpimone (Pimpimone), Leporello (Don Giovanni), Colline (La Bohème), Monterone (Rigoletto), Haly (L'Italiana in Algeri), Seargant of the Police (Pirates of Penzance), Buck Mulligan (Eric Sweeney's “Ulysses”), Dottore Grenvil (La Traviata), Sciarrone (Tosca), Antonio (Le Nozze di Figaro), David (A Hand of Bridge), Talpa (Il Tabarro), Fiorello (Il Barbieri di Siviglia) and Dancaire (Carmen).