DMA, Vocal Performance, University of Michigan
MM, Vocal Performance, Cleveland State University
BA, Vocal & Piano Performance, Bluffton College
Additional study: Cleveland Institute of Music
Tenor David Hoffman has performed on stage in a variety of roles throughout the Midwest and Eastern United States. Highlights include roles in Die Fledermaus, Die Verschworenen, The Girl on the Train, La chanson de Fortunio, Le nozze di Figaro, and Evita. In Germany, he performed the role of The Seeker in the European premier of Stephen Rush’s multimedia opera vidGod. In the Chicago area he has worked with the Chicago Folks Operetta, Da Corneto Opera Company, Sinfonietta Bel Canto, Chicago Symphony Orchestra Chorus, and regularly performs with the cabaret group Opera Inter Alia. He is a consulting teacher for the Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago. In addition to the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee he is on faculty at the Theater Conservatory faculty at the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University and Lake Forest College. He currently serves as the president for the Chicago Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing.