Brock Roberts is a director and lyric tenor from Ohio, USA. His directing credits include Carmen for Edinburgh Studio Opera and co-directing a Baroque double bill at Birmingham Conservatoire working with Michael Barry on John Blow's Venus and Adonis and Charpentier's Actéon. His other credits include directing a semi-staged concert of Carmen at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod as well as the Teatru Manoel Youth Opera production of Offenbach's Orpheus in the Underworld at the Teatru Manoel in Malta. Brock returned to Llangollen as AD with director Amy Lane on her production of Tosca and directed a new work, To Himself, Alone, at the Tête à Tête Festival in London, UK. In 2018, Brock directed Into the Woods for the UWTSD's BA Perfformio in Cardiff and Carmarthen as well as taking on the role of AD for The Phantom of the Opera, director David Sinclair, with the G&S Society of SA and Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Act III, director Andrew Sinclair, with the State Opera of South Australia.
The first half of 2019 sees Brock as AD to director Roger Hodgman for Victorian Opera's production of Parsifal. Then he will be taking the role of Associate Director for Amy Lane's production of Tosca at the Abu Dhabi Festival. Brock then returns to Victorian Opera to direct their production of Alice Through the Opera Glass at the Playhouse Theatre, Melbourne Arts Centre.
Later in 2019, Brock returns to London as assistant director at the Royal Opera House for a production in their 2019/20 season. He will then be directing Monteverdi's L'orfeo at the Teatru Manoel in Malta. More details to come soon.