Jermaine Smith is closely associated with the role of Sportin’ Life, which he has performed in Japan, Germany, Sweden, Austria, The Netherlands, Italy, Spain, the Canary Islands, and in companies throughout the United States. Most recently, he has brought his portrayal to the Opéra-Comique, Théâtre de Caen, the Granada Festival, and Santa Fe Symphony, among others. His operatic repertoire also includes the title role in Joshua’s Boots, Henry Davis (Street Scene), and Zodzetrick (Treemonisha). He has made numerous appearances with the St. Louis Symphony. Upcoming engagements include a concert with Harris-Stowe State University in St. Louis and with the Eugene Symphony Orchestra.