Laurence Panter is a British tenor and alumnus of Gonville and Caius college, Cambridge and Trinity Laban Conservatoire, where he studied music and voice respectively. He has worked previously with Longborough Festival Opera, (Poppea – 2nd Soldier, Rinaldo – Eraldo, Don Pasquale – Notaro), as well as with companies such as Opera Northern Ireland (Don Giovanni – chorus), Kings Head Theatre (Così fan tutte – Ferrando), L’Offerta Musicale di Venezia (Acis and Galatea – Acis), and Barefoot Opera (L’Elisir d’Amore – Nemorino, Carmen – Remendado, La Bohème – Rodolfo). He also created the role of Captain in the premiere of Stephen McNeff’s opera, Banished with Trinity Laban Opera in 2016, and created the role of Ivan in John Whitaker’s The Proposal with Irrational Theatre in 2018. This year, he has been working with Rogue Opera in their production of Carmen, as Remendado, will be premiering a new work by Orlando Gough and singing Rinuccio for Harrow Opera’s Gianni Schicchi. Laurence is also part of the professional singers scheme with the Philharmonia Chorus, and – as a pianist – has played for productions of Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel, Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice and Puccini’s Suor Angelica. In his spare time, he enjoys composition and hopes to premiere a new opera later this year. He studies singing with Neil Baker.