William  Robert Allenby - Baritone
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Left: Costume design for fat man with dog by Julia Trevelyan Oman for her designs for La bohème (The Royal Opera, 1974) JTO/025/049 20 © Sir Roy Strong. Right: Robert Allenby as Alcindoro in La bohème, The Royal Opera © ROH/Bill Cooper Alcindoro La Boheme
Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Right: William Robert Allenby as Alcindoro in La bohème, The Royal Opera © ROH/Bill Cooper
Left: Costume design for fat man with dog by Julia Trevelyan Oman for her designs for La bohème (The Royal Opera, 1974) JTO/025/049 20 © Sir Roy Strong.
Alcindoro
Alcindoro La Boheme
Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Alcindoro
(La Boheme)
Royal Opera House
Covent Garden
She (Sonya Yoncheva) was making a house debut, too, as was William Robert Allenby, who brought a nice comic touch to Alcindoro.
Opera Magazine
(Hugo Shirley)
Alcindoro
Alcindoro La Boheme
Royal Opera House Covent Garden
with Sonya Yoncheva (Musetta)
Pish Tush
Dr Dulcamara Elixir of Love
ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Dr Dulcamara
(Elixir of Love)
English National Opera
London Coliseum
Dramatically, William Robert Allenby stole the show, in a part he inherited from Andrew Shore.
Gertsamtkunstwerk
Pish Tush
Dr Dulcamara Elixir of Love
with Dr Jonathan Miller
ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Sacristan
Sacristan Tosca
Welsh National Opera
Photo by Robert Workman
Sacristan (Tosca) Welsh National Opera
A comedic touch relieves the dark intensity of the opening scene. Providing this, as the Sacristan, William Robert Allenby is in great form, gambolling around the stage with evident relish.
The Public Reviews (Barbara Michael's)
Sacristan
Sacristan Tosca
Welsh National Opera
with Gwyn Hughes Jones
Photo by Robert Workman
Sacristan
Sacristan Tosca
Welsh National Opera
with Claudio Otelli
Photo by Robert Workman
Sacristan
Mill Foreman Jenufa
Scottish Opera
Somarone
Somarone Beatrice and Benedict
Welsh National Opera
Somarone
Somarone Beatrice and Benedict
Welsh National Opera
Pish Tush (Mikado)
English National Opera/London Coliseum
Pish Tush's quintessentially Ealing vicar is an inspired piece of characterisation sung with delicacy and refinement by William Robert Allenby.
THE PUBLIC REVIEWS (Jeffrey Mayhew)
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
Photo by Fiona Rich
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
with Alfie Boe (Nanki-Poo)
Photo by Fiona Rich
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
with left Donald Maxwell (Pooh-Bah),
middle Richard Suart (Ko-Ko)
Photo by Fiona Rich
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
Photo by Fiona Rich
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
Photo by Fiona Rich
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
Photo by Fiona Rich
Pish Tush
Pish Tush Mikado
ENO
Photo by Fiona Rich
Count Monterone
Count Monterone Rigoletto
Opera Holland Park
Photo by Fritz Curzon Photography
Gualtiero Raleigh
Gualtiero Raleigh Roberto Devereux
Welsh National Opera
Photo by Robert Workman
Gualtiero Raleigh
Gualtiero Raleigh Roberto Devereux
Welsh National Opera
with Alexandra Deshorties
Photo by Robert Workman
Sacristan
Sacristan Tosca
ENO
Sacristan
Sacristan Tosca
ENO
with James Rich
Sacristan
Sacristan Tosca
ENO
Pish Tush
Simone Gianni Schicchi
Opera Holland Park
Photo by Robert Workman
Pish Tush
Simone Gianni Schicchi
Opera Holland Park
with Alan Opie (Gianni Schicchi)
Photo by Robert Workman
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann
Elegy for Young Lovers

ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann
Elegy for Young Lovers

with Lucy Schaufer
ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann Elegy for Young Lovers
with Jennifer Rhys-Davies
ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Dr Wilhelm Reischmann (Elegy for Young Lovers- Henze)
English National Opera/Young Vic
ENO assembled a terrific cast. William Robert Allenby (Mittenhofer's personal physicain Wilhelm Reischmann) contributed a vivid cameo.
Opera Magazine (Hugh Canning)
William with Fiona Shaw (director) and soprano Kate Valentine
Last night of Elegy for Young Lovers at ENO/Young Vic.
With Fiona Shaw (director) and soprano Kate Valentine.
Cast with composer Hans Werner Henze
Last night of Elegy for Young Lovers at ENO/Young Vic.
Cast with composer Hans Werner Henze.
Stage Technician
Stage Technician The Makropulos Case
ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Stage Technician
Stage Technician The Makropulos Case
ENO
Photo by Robert Workman
Dr Bartolo
Dr Bartolo Barber of Seville
with Christine Teare (Berta)
Iford Festival Opera 2009
Dr Bartolo (Barber of Seville)
Iford Festival Opera 2009
William Robert Allenby, who played Bartolo in last year's Figaro, gives full reign not only to his voice but his acting talents in this production.
Fosse Way Magazine (GP-W)
The Constable
The Constable Hugh the Drover
New Sussex Opera
Dr Bartolo
Dr Bartolo Barber of Seville
with Joanna Thome (Rosina)
Iford Festival Opera 2009
Ko-ko
as Ko-ko The Mikado
ENO
pre-performance talk, London Coliseum
Sacristan
Dr Bartolo Barber of Seville
with John Tessier
(Count Almaviva)
ENO Sponsors' Concert
Antonio
Antonio Marriage of Figaro
Iford Festival Opera 2008
Sciarrone
Sciarrone Tosca
Opera Project 2008
Dr Bartolo
Dr Bartolo Marriage of Figaro
Iford Festival Opera 2008
Belcore
Belcore L'elisir d'amore
Holland Park Theatre
Alfio
Alfio Cavalleria Rusticana
Opera House Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam (live television relay)
Araspe
Araspe Tolomeo-Handel
Holland/Belgium tour
Hamilton Theatre, Bermuda (Rigoletto)
Hamilton Theatre
Bermuda (Rigoletto)
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
William and Peter
William Robert Allenby and
Peter Jaekel duo
Gilbert and Sullivan Revue
Starring role in
Gilbert and Sullivan Revue
Germont
Germont Père La Traviata
Buxton Opera House
Friday Night is Music Night - BBC Radio 2
Friday Night is Music Night - BBC Radio 2
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman
William Robert Allenby
William Robert Allenby
Photo by Robert Workman