Leo made his Couch Opera Live debut in 2020.
Leo Williams, Full-lyric Tenor and proud alumnus of Indiana University. A recipient of The JSOM Premier Young artist Scholarship, The Schmidt Foundation Young Artist Scholarship, and The Georgina Joshi International Study Grant. Stage credits at IU include: (La fille du Regiment), Lawyer (Peter Grimes), Giles Corey (The Crucible), The Magician (The Consul), Nadir (Pearlfishers), Sampson (Sampson and Dalilah), (It’s a Wonderful Life), and (Lucia di Lammermoor). European work: Rodolfo (Boheme), Nemorino (Elixir of love), Edgardo (Lucia di Lammermoor), and Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni). Leo is a current 2020 Opera Maya Studio artist, 2020 Berlin Opera Academy Principal Artist Rinuccio (Gianni Schicci), 2020 Opernfest Prague Fellow. Fall 2019 he debuted Macduff Verdi (Macbeth) 2018 he debuted the role of Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), and the role Tamino (Die Zauberflöte) in Germany and was also a contestant of The UNISA International Voice Competition in South Africa. He is well versed and recognized in the Dance and Theatrical Arts community. Mr. Williams is a private voice instructor, a Tenor section leader of the FPNPB Choir and since 2012 has also been a member of both: Florida Grand and Palm Beach Opera choruses.