Matthew Surapine, Tenor
Matthew and James Earl Jones at the
NY Premiere of Peter Schickele's
"Lincoln at Ease"


"....brilliant timing, breezily free movement, and the spirit of Franklin Pangborn."
Toronto Globe and Mail

Duchess of Gerolstein
"Surapine, as Baron Puck, is a dandy comprimario who displayed the best diction of the evening."
St Louis Post Dispatch

Don Pasquale
"Tenor Surapine, as Ernesto, possesses a light voice, which combined with his fine musicianship, gave ample stretches of vocal pleasure."
The Advocate

Daughter of the Regiment
"Surapine offered much comic relief. He is a solid actor reminiscent of the comedian Tim Conway."
The Tribune

Daughter of Regiment
"For real laughs, one had to watch Matthew Surapine, who rather resembled a young Peter Lorre. He stole every scene he was in."
Charleston Post and Courier

Abduction from the Seraglio
"Matthew Surapine's Pedrillo was zany..."
Kansas City Star