Mr. Moniz has been selected as a winner of The 2015 American Prize in Voice – Chicago Musical Theatre Award. In addition to the monetary prize that comes with winning the competition, he will be performing two concerts in Chicago, and make his solo debut at the Chicago Symphony Center this April.
Mr. Moniz was recently praised by The Miami Herald for his “comic chops and huge voice” during his portrayal of Cinderella’s Prince and The Wolf in Sondheim’s Into the Woods with DreamCatcher Theatre & the Adrienne Arsht Center.
Mr. Moniz makes his company and role debut with Gulfshore Opera as Nanki-Poo in Gilbert & Sullivan’s classic operetta, The Mikado. The production will be directed by the legendary Louis Dall’Ava. Performances run Saturday, February 28 through Friday, March 6 in Port Charlotte and Naples, Florida.
Mr. Moniz makes his debut as Cinderella’s Prince and The Wolf in Stephen Sondheim’s beloved classic, Into the Woods, presented by DreamCatcher Theatre and the Adrienne Arsht Center. Performances run Thursday, January 22 through Sunday, February 15, 2015, in Miami, Florida.
Mr. Moniz is proud to join the MIA Artists Management roster. MIA Artists Management is committed to bringing forth a group of accomplished artists to fulfill today’s modern operatic vision with the classic and traditional roots of yesteryear’s golden age of opera.
Mr. Moniz returns to Sarasota Opera for their fall productions of Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci and Dean Burry’s The Hobbit in the role of Old Bilbo, after an incredibly successful debut during the company’s 2014 Winter Festival.
Funded by the Chinese government, Liederfest in Suzhou invites eight vocal fellows and five pianists to Suzhou, China to present a week of concerts and outreach events. While in residence, fellows have the opportunity to focus on the study and presentation of ancient Chinese song. During his residency, Mr. Moniz will also cover the tenor soloist in Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde.
Mr. Moniz is pleased to return to Sachem Central Schools where he will be presenting a masterclass and recital on May 8 & 9, respectively. His residency will be sponsored by the Eastern-Suffolk BOCES Exploratory Enrichment Arts-in-Education Series.