Randall Bills is an American tenor who, already at the age of 23, sang Lysander in Britten’s A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Tanglewood Music Festival. In 2006 and 2007, he received scholarships from Bayerische Staatsoper, where he came to work with conductors like Kent Nagano, Marco Armiliato and Peter Schneider.
His repertoire includes Mozart roles such as Ferrando in Così fan tutte at The English National Opera and Teatro Lirico di Cagliair, Tamino in Die Zauberflöte at Theater Dortmund, National Theater Mannheim, The New Zealand Opera and Seattle Opera and Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni at Theater Osnabrück and Seattle Opera.
When it comes to Rossini roles, Bills has sung Geoffredo and Ubaldo in Armida at the Rossini Opera Festival and Osiride in Moses in Egypt at The New York City Opera as well as Greve Almaviva in Il Barbiere di Siviglia at Oper Leipzig and Theater Wielki Poznań as well as the role of Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola at Opernhaus Chemnitz, Boston Youth Symphony and El Paso Opera and Agorante in Ricciardo e Zoraide at Rossini in the Wildbad Festival.
Furthermore, Randall Bills has sung Leopold in Halevy's La juive, Fernand in Donizetti’s La Favorite, Alfredo in Verdi’s La Traviata and Prolog and Quint in Brittan’s The Turn of the Screw and Jupiter in Händel’s Semele at the Händel Festspiel in Karlsruhe in 2017.
Bills has also attended the opera houses in Santa Fe, Mannheim, Bologna, Antwerp, Chicago, Auckland and Komische Oper in Berlin, and has participated in concerts with Houston Symphony Orchestra and Philharmonie Thuringia.