Eric Jurenas

Powerful and pliant
The New York Times
Eric Jurenas brought dimension and conviction
The Washington Post
A powerful and pleasing sound...his is a young artist to watch.
The Boston Musical Intelligencer

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Irish National Opera Announces New Season

The season begins with a tour of Dennehy’s The First Child in Ireland. More information about the season can be found here .

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Eric will make his Metropolitan Opera debut on May 18

Eric will sing the role of Guildenstern in Brett Dean’s acclaimed opera Hamlet on May 18th and 21st. More information and tickets here .

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Galway International Arts Festival announces full program

Landmark Productions in association with Irish National Opera presents The First Child at the festival – an opera by composer Donnacha Dennehy and writer and director Enda Walsh. Eric sings the role of the Nurse. More…

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"Eric Jurenas managed to portray both great masculinity and playful, compelling gentleness, singing successfully in the tricky range of countertenor with an occasional plunge into a fully resonant depth."

DC Theatre Scene


Le Grand Macabre

Composer: György Ligeti (1923–2006)
Conductor: Thomas Guggeis
Director: Vasily Barkhatov

Eric will sing Prince Go-Go.

Opera in 2 acts
Libretto by Michael Meschke & György Ligeti based on Michel de Ghelderode
First performed April 12 1978, Royal Opera, Stockholm

Sung in English with German & English surtitles

Information and tickets here.

November 5, 10, 18, 24, 26, 30
December 2 2023


GF Handel

Alto Soloist

A Bay Area holiday tradition now in its 25th year, ABS’s performances of Handel’s timeless work have become an essential part of the musical year for many music lovers and have attracted audiences of more than 50,000 from around the world.

More information here.

December 13, 14, 15

El Niño

Composer: John Adams
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Director: Lileana Blain-Cruz

Eric will sing the third countertenor role in the Male Ensemble.

Eminent American composer John Adams returns to the Met after a decade-long hiatus for the company premiere of his acclaimed opera-oratorio, which incorporates sacred and secular texts in English, Spanish, and Latin, from biblical times to the present day, in an extraordinarily dramatic retelling of the Nativity.

More information and tickets here.

April 23, 27
May 1, 4, 8, 11, 17 2024

"He...stuns the audience with his remarkable voice and musicianship."

Opus Colorado