La bohème, Opera Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
June 7 and 9, 2024 | Times TBA
Paul will reprise the roles of Benoit and Alcindoro with Opera Las Vegas. Joshua Horsch, conducting.
Rigoletto, Druid City Opera, Bryant-Jordan Hall, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
May 16, 2024 | 7:30 pm
Paul will serve as producer and director for this Verdi masterpiece starring Jacob Lassetter, conducted by Richard Masters, with the Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra.
Il barbiere di Siviglia, Opéra Louisiane, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
May 3-5, 2024
Paul will direct Rossini's comic masterpiece The Barber of Seville in his debut with Opéra Louisiane.
L'elisir D'amore, UA Opera Theatre, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
February 28 and March 1, 2024 | 7:30 pm
March 3, 2024 | 3:00 pm
Paul will produce and direct Donizetti's comedy The Elixir of Love, sung in Italian with English supertitles, in collaboration with the Huxford Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ransom Wilson.
Master class and Recital, University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
February 5-6, 2024 | various times
Paul will join colleagues David Tayloe and Kevin Chance at Ole Miss for a master class (Feb. 5) and recital (Feb. 6). This collaboration is funded by an SEC (Southeastern Conference) Travel Grant.
NOA National Conference 2024 in Phoenix/Tempe, Arizona, hosted by Arizona State University
January 4-7, 2024 | various times
Paul will once again preside over the annual Robert Hanson Collegiate Opera Scenes Competition, along with colleague Jen Stephenson. In addition, he will host and facilitate the activities of the Dominick Argento Chamber Opera Competition, including the full production of the winner of the last round, and the three finalists in the current round.
La bohème, First Coast Opera, St. Augustine, Florica
December 30 and 31, 2023
Paul will sing the roles of Alcindoro and Benoit in La bohème, Curt Tucker conducting.
Messiah, Mississippi College, Clinton, Mississippi
November 30 and December 1,2023
Paul will be the bass soloist at Mississippi College for their annual Festival of Lights under Conductor Beth Everett.
NATS West Central Regional Conference
University of Nebraska, Kearney
November 3 and 4, 2023
Paul will be the guest clinician for the West Central NATS regional conference, offering master classes, an acting for singers session, and adjudicating the final voice competition.
Don Giovanni, UA Opera Theatre, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
October 5 and 7, 2023 | 7:30 pm
October 8, 2023 | 3:00 pm
Paul will produce and direct a new and exciting rock adaption of this classic opera, with arrangements and a new English libretto by Adam Levowitz. It's Mozart like you've never heard him!
Master Class and Joint Recital
UA Voice faculty at Coastal Alabama Community College, Fairhope, Alabama campus
September 19, 2023
Paul will appear with his UA Voice Faculty colleagues Susan Williams, David Tayloe, and Alexis Davis-Hazell, and pianist Kevin Chance, for a joint master class and recital. Repertoire includes duets and quartets by Schubert, Schumann, and C. V. Stanford.
New York, New York! An Opera and Broadway Review, Opera Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi
August 26, 2023 | 7:30 pm
Jackson Yacht Club
Paul will appear as soloist, stage director, and choreographer in this cabaret review in another show for Opera Mississippi. Repertoire, a combination of opera and musical theater solos and ensembles, includes music by Handel, Lucy Simon, Kander and Ebb, Puccini, Verdi, Bernstein and more.
Spectacular, Spectacular: A Broadway Gala Concert, Festival South, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
June 15, 2023 | 7:30 pm
Paul will appear as soloist, stage director, and choreographer in this cabaret review once again in a show originated for Opera Mississippi in September 2022. Solo selections by Arlen, Porter, Berlin and others.
Susannah, Marble City Opera, Knoxville, Tennessee
June 8-10, 2023 | various times
Paul will sing the role of Elder McLean with Marble City Opera. Andy Anderson, conductor. Matt Haney, director.
Lucia di Lammermoor, Druid City Opera, Bryant-Jordan Hall, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
May 16, 2023 | 7:30 pm
Paul will serve as producer and director for this bel canto masterpiece starring Susan Williams, conducted by Richard Masters.
Spectacular, Spectacular: A Broadway Gala Concert, Natchez Festival of Music, Natchez, Mississippi
May 6, 2023 | 7:30 pm
Paul will serve as director and choreographer for this review which was originated for Opera Mississippi in September 2022.
Duet Recital, Columbus State University, Columbus, Georgia
April 13, 2023 | 3:00 pm
Paul and David Tayloe bring their duet recital to Columbus State with pianist Kevin Chance. Music by Purcell, Schumann, Bach, Vaughan Williams, and others. Rescheduled from Fall 2022.
Duet Recital, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia
April 10, 2023 | 3:00 pm
Paul and David Tayloe bring their duet recital to Georgia with pianist Kevin Chance. Music by Purcell, Schumann, Bach, Vaughan Williams, and others.
Gianni Schicchi, UA Opera Theatre, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
March 2-5, 2023 | various times
Paul will direct Puccini's Gianni Schicchi for the UA Opera Theatre.
NOA National Conference 2023 at Hyatt Regency Houston Galleria in Houston, Texas
January 5-8, 2023 | various times
Paul will once again preside over the annual Collegiate Opera Scenes Competition, along with colleague Jen Stephenson. In addition, he will appear on a panel discussing fiscal development and stewardship for academic opera programs.
Carmen Music on Site, Inc. (MOSI), Wichita, Kansas
December 15-17, 2022 | various times
Paul will direct Carmen in his first production with Music on Site, Inc. in Wichita, Kansas.
Messiah, Meistersingers Civic Chorus and Hattiesburg Concert Association, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
December 3, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Bass soloist in the Christmas portion of Messiah. Jay Dean, conductor.
Guest appearance, faculty recital of David Tayloe, tenor. Duet Dirge for Fidele by R. Vaughan Williams - POSTPONED - Watch this page for Spring 2023 re-scheduling details.
November 11, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Always terrific to sing with David! Recital Hall, Moody Music Building
Messiah, Natchez Festival of Music, Natchez, Mississippi
November 6, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Bass soloist in the Christmas portion of Messiah. Jay Dean, conductor.
Duet Recital with David Tayloe and Kevin Chance, piano, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia
October 17, 2022 | 4:00 pm
Paul, David, and Kevin will reprise their 2021 tour with duets by Purcell, Schumann, Britten and more. This even has been postponed due to Paul's head cold (first in 3 years!!). Watch for details of Spring 2023 re-scheduling.
The Gondoliers, University of Alabama Opera Theatre, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
September 29 - October 2, 2022
Paul is the stage director of The Gondoliers for the UA Opera Theatre.
Spectacular, Spectacular: A Broadway Gala Concert, Opera Mississippi at Jackson Yacht Club, Jackson, Mississippi
September 17, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Paul will appear with Opera Mississippi as performer and director on the event entitled Spectacular, Spectacular: A Broadway Gala Concert!
UA School of Music Faculty Concert Series, Voice Faculty Recital
September 12, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Brahms Liebeslieder Walzer and duets and quartets by Purcell and Stanford. With Susan Williams, soprano; Alexis Davis-Hazell, mezzo-soprano; David Tayloe, tenor; and Kevin Chance and Hannah Roberts, piano.