|For over a decade, Pedro Barbosa
has run the gamut of the performing arts: From performing Children’s
Theatre in Chicago, to appearing as a featured dancer in the Dance Chicago
Festival with the Frasz-Peskov Dance Company, to working with various musical
theatre companies across the Midwest. Ultimately, Pedro has found his artistic
voice in an operatic setting.
Pedro has performed with companies such as Cincinnati Opera, Tulsa Opera, Des Moines Metro Opera, Cincinnati Chamber Opera, Queen City Chamber Opera, Opera Louisiane, Cedar Rapids Opera, and Concert:Nova in Cincinnati. Most recently, Pedro played the roll of Camille de Rosillon in Opera Project Columbus’ production of The Merry Widow.
Some of Pedro's notable roles include those of Don Ramiro and Il Conte d’Almaviva in Opera Project Columbus’ production of La cenerentola and Il barbiere di Siviglia, Nemorino in Opera Western Reserve’s L’elisir d’amore, and Tamino in The Magic Flute with Opera for the Young. With Tulsa Opera, he covered the role of Don Ramiro in Rossini’s La cenerentola and Romeo in Gounod’s Roméo e Juliette, and performed the role of Benvolio in Roméo et Juliette.
His upcoming work includes Alfred in Die Fledermaus at the Opera Company in Martha’s Vinyeard in July. In October he makes his debut with St. Petersburg Opera Co. as Camille in Lehar’s The Merry Widow..
Pedro resides in Cincinnati, OH, and is the proud father of two girls with his wife, Soprano, Dana Pundt. In addition to continuing to perform, they manage a successful voice studio, enabling them to bring the joy of singing to the creative people of Cincinnati.