Praised for his "clarion tone" (Musical Toronto) and "impressive vocal colour" (Opera Canada), Minnesota native Geoffrey Schellenberg joins Portland Opera’s Resident Artist Program for the 2018-19 season. He was engaged with Calgary Opera for their 2017-18 season as part of their Emerging Artist Development Program, performing the roles of Sergeant in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Captain in Eugene Onegin, and Sciarrone in Tosca in their mainstage productions. He recently sang the roles of Morales in Opera Kelowna’s production of Carmen, Marcello in White Rock Concerts’ production of La bohème, and Belcore in L'elisir d'amore for Music Academy of the West's 70th anniversary. He will perform as Marchese D’Obigny in La traviata, Fiorello in Il barbiere di Siviglia, and Nardo in La finta giardiniera in Portland Opera’s current season.