Jeffrey Madison

Hailed for his dramatic diversity, baritone and stage director, Jeffrey Madison has performed and directed a varied repertoire from grand opera and operetta to musical comedy.  Mr. Madison has performed leading roles with companies including The Minnesota Opera, Minnesota Orchestra, Colorado Symphony, Jacksonville Symphony, Seattle Opera Young Artists, Chautauqua Opera, Western Plains Opera, Fargo-Moorhead Opera, and an appearance at Carnegie Hall with the Minnesota Orchestra.  Locally, Mr. Madison has performed with Lyric Opera of the North, Duluth-Superior Symphony Orchestra, Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra, and the Duluth Playhouse.

Mr. Madison is pleased to return for his 15th production with Lyric Opera of the North.  Previous roles with Lyric Opera of the North include Figaro in The Barber of Seville, Malatesta in Don Pasquale, and the title role in Gianni Schicchi.  Previous directing credits for Lyric Opera of the North include the Midwest premiere of Blue Viola, Amahl and the Night Visitors, and Hansel and Gretel. Mr. Madison has also directed for Skylark Opera, the University of Minnesota- Twin Cities Opera Theater, the University of Wisconsin- Superior, the Duluth Playhouse, Big Top Chautauqua, and Bethel University.

Mr. Madison currently serves on the faculty for the University of Wisconsin-Superior. He makes his home in Superior, Wisconsin with his wife Vicki Fingalson and their two sons, Ben and Sam.

Roles with Loon