Simo Breede

Simo Breede

Joined Vanemuine Theatre in 2013

Born 20.02.1983

Simo Breede studied at Heino Eller Tartu Music School. In 2009 he made his soloist debut at Savonlinna Opera Festival with a minor role as L’imperial commissario in Puccini’s opera “Madame Butterfly”. From 2009 to 2010 he studied in Rome in The St Cecilia Conservatory and between 2010 and 2011 he was part of the young soloists’ opera academy of the Estonian National Opera. In 2011 he received his MA from the Music and Theatre Academy of Estonia. Since 2013 he has been working in Vanemuine Theatre as a soloist and choir singer. The same year he was given the Naan Põld young singers’ scholarship. In 2012 he received Bayreuth Scholarship from the Estonian branch of the International Richard Wagner Association. His roles include “Evening with Lehár”; L’imperial commissario – „Madama Butterfly“ (Puccini); Maurice – “Beauty and the Beast” (Menken); “Sweeney Todd” (Jonas); Josef – “Viennese Blood” (Strauss); Daddy – “Googlemoogledotcom” (Aints); Soldier – “Into the Fire” (Lill); Salieri – ““Mozart and Salieri” (Rimski-Korsakoff); Adalbert – “Lotte in Dream World” (Pajusaar); „Night with Kálmán“; Dancairo – “Carmen” (Bizet); Bactus – „Karius and Bactus” (Sisask); Zaretski – „Eugene Onegin” (Tšaikovski); Snowman – „The Old Barny“ (Aints); City guard – „The Parson of Reigi” (Tubin); Monsieur Reyer, Joseph Buquet – „Phantom of the Opera“ (Webber); Oskar and dragon Otto – “Detective Lotte” (Pajusaar); Johann – „Werther“ (Massenet); Pritschitsch – „The Merry Widow“ (Lehár); Drunk poet, Coridon, Bottom – „Fairy Queen“ (Purcell); Väino, Tik the Moon Rabbit – „Lotte the Cosmonaut” (Pajusaar); Robertson Ay, Northbrook – „Mary Poppins“ (Disney/Mackintosh); Ernst Ludwig – „Cabaret“ (Kander/Ebb/Masteroff) et al.