Operatic tenor, Pedro Rodelas, has performed principal roles and appeared as a featured soloist in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and South America. Some of his operatic stage credits include principal roles in La Boheme, Carmen, Tosca, Madame Butterfly, La Traviata, La Fanciulla del West, Faust, The Merry Widow, The Bartered Bride, Il Tabarro, and Gianni Schicchi. Pedro has also been featured in concert performances of Mozart's Requiem and Handel's Messiah.
A versatile performer, Pedro is equally at home on the musical theater stage. Musical theater credits include Tony in West Side Story, Harold Hill in The Music Man, and Che Guevara in Evita. Upcoming musical theater performances include the role of Jean Valjean in Les Miserable, Emile de Becque in South Pacific, and the Emcee in Cabaret.
In addition to his operatic and musical theater repertoire, Mr. Rodelas enjoys performing music of Latin America, including zarzuela, mariachi, and tango. In 2000, he was honored with the Disco de Oro at the Festival de la Canción National Competition in San Francisco where he received the first place award for his performance of "Granada" by Agustin Lara. Pedro has also appeared in concert performances of Enrique Granados' Goyescas and Moreno Torroba's Luisa Fernanda with the Pan American Symphony Orchestra in Washington, DC
Pedro is a part-time member of the San Francisco Opera chorus, performs regularly with the internationally acclaimed “The Three Waiters”, and has recently concluded his ninth year as “Chef Pierre” as part of the annual Bracebridge Dinner at Yosemite National Park.
Pedro is a native of the San Francisco Bay Area and currently resides in Richmond, CA. He holds a Master of Vocal Performance degree from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the University of California, Berkeley.