Matthew Dalen is a graduate of Vancouver Opera’s Yulanda M. Faris Young Artist Program and has been selected as a Jeune ambassadeur lyrique. Matthew performed numerous roles as a young artist with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, and University of Toronto Opera. His performance in the title role in the North American premiere of Schubert’s Fierabras (Toronto Operetta Theatre) garnered critical acclaim. In 2019-2020, Matthew’s slate includes the part of Borsa in Verdi’s Rigoletto (Edmonton Opera), as well as studying the roles of Lensky in Eugene Onegin, Edgardo in Lucia di Lammermoor, and Tamino in The Magic Flute (all three with l’Opéra de Montréal). He also makes his Opéra de Montréal debut as First Soldier in The Magic Flute.
Member of the Atelier lyrique de l'Opéra de Montréal Matthew Dalen is generously sponsored by the Andrea Alacchi Family.