Sportscast tracks Aida star's move from gridiron to opera stage
Here’s a fun sportscast piece on the singer, plus a listen to his finely tuned instrument—the kind of bass that could fill, well, a football stadium. But first, another quote the affable Robinson gave to the Straight comparing his new art form to his old sport: “As an offence, you have to play in a controlled rage. It’s the same in opera: you can have the passion and the intensity, but you can’t sacrifice the voice.”
He sings at the Queen E in the Vancouver Opera production till May 3.