Geoffrey Hahn is a recent graduate of the Houston Grand Opera (HGO) Studio Program and enjoys a varied career as both opera singer and administrator. He attended the Music Academy in 2018 as a vocal fellow and is delighted to make his return to the Festival as a member of the administration. He has been seen on the HGO stage performing the roles of Schaunard in La bohème, Marullo in Rigoletto, Paris in Roméo et Juliette, and the Second Commissioner in Dialogues des Carmélites. In addition, he has covered a wide range of roles with the company, included Zurga in Les pêcheurs de perles, Riolobo in Florencia en al Amazonas, Masetto in Don Giovanni, Papageno in Die Zauberflöte, Morales in Carmen, and the role of Lorenzo da Ponte in the world premiere of The Phoenix. He is an advocate of varied and innovative performance genres and starred in the award-winning short film Dichterliebe: PoetLove, a reimagining of Robert Schumann’s cycle of songs with text by Heinrich Heine. He is a proud graduate of the Columbia-Juilliard Exchange Program with a degree in Sustainable Development and received his master's degree from Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music.