Allan Clayton is established as one of the most exciting and sought after singers of his generation. A consummate actor and deeply sensitive musician he has made a huge impact on the international operatic and concert scene.
Allan takes the lead role in Brett Dean’s Hamlet, which will have its world premiere at Glyndebourne Festival Opera in 2017 as part of the nationwide celebrations of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. At the end of 2016 he will be part of the world premiere of Gerald Barry’s Alice’s Adventures Under Ground in Los Angeles and then the European premiere at the Barbican Centre in London with Britten Sinfonia, conducted by Thomas Ades. During March 2017, Allan will sing the role of David in Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.