Stephen Carolane started singing in the Wangaratta Cathedral choir since the age of seven, in addition to having an upbringing in local theatre. At nineteen he completed a year’s full time vocational dance training at ‘RAPA’ (Regional Academy of Performing Arts). Upon moving to Melbourne, Stephen trained in various short courses in acting with ‘Verve Studios’.
The Tenor went on to complete his Bachelor of Music in 2014 under the tutelage of Anna Connolly at MCM (Melbourne Conservatorium of Music). Since then he has appeared in Operetta roles such as ‘Dick Dauntless’ in ‘Ruddigore’, ‘Lord Dramaleigh’ in ‘Utopia Limited’ and ‘Frederic’ in ‘Pirates of Penzance’.
Stephen is also the Tenor soloist for the Toorak Uniting Church Choir.
Roles with BK Opera
Duca Bertrando - L'inganno Felice, Rossini Opera Festival (2019) Belmonte - Abduction (2018) Frederic - Pirates of Penzance (2018) Gastone de Letorières - La Traviata (2017) Schmidt - Werther (2017) Le Remandado - Carmen (2016)