Станислав Куфлюк

Biography

Born in Ukraine (1983), Stanislav Kuflyuk graduated with honors from the vocal department of the Art Institute in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine (Prof. M. Stefaniuk).

He made his operatic debut at the age of 24, while still studying, as Rangoni in Yuri Alexandrov’s mega production of Boris Godunov at the Wroclaw Opera (Poland) and has later performed at the stages of Polish National Opera in Warsaw, Grand Theatre, Poznań, Silesian Opera in Bytom, Krakow Opera Summer Festival, Bydgoszcz Opera Festival, Contemporary Opera Festival in Wroclaw and Bregenzer Festspiele.
Currently Stanislav Kuflyuk is a soloist of the ensemble of the Opera Krakowska, Poland.

His operatic repertoire comprises roles as Prince Yeletsky in The Queen of Spades, Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor, Escamillo in Carmen, Valentine in Faust, Moniuszko’s Janusz in Halka, Miecznik in The Haunted Manor and Stanislav in Verbum Nobile, Guglielmo in Così fan tutte, Gryaznoy in The Tsar’s Bride, Prince Yeletsky in The Queen of Spades, Robert in Iolanta, and Renato in Un ballo in maschera among others.

He was also heard as Figaro in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Ford in Falstaff, Albert in Werther, Marcello in La bohème and Eugene Onegin, Silvio in Pagliacci, Alfio in Cavalleria rusticana (all in Poznan), Don Giovanni, Eugene Onegin, Janusz in Halka, Miecznik in The Haunted Manor, Count Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro, Barone Douphol in La traviata, Sharpless in Madama Butterfly, and Belcore in L’elisir d’amore (Krakow).

Recent engagements include Gerhard in Peter Herber’s Trans- Maghreb at the Bregenzer Festspiele, Don Giovanni (Poznan) and Prince Yeletsky in Lev Dodin’s production of The Queen of Spades at Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow under the baton of Michail Jurowski among others.

Stanislav Kuflyuk is the winner of many international singing competitions such as the Moniuszko Competition and Festival in Brest, Belarus (2nd Prize, 2001), the Kopnin Opera Competition in Drogobych, Ukraine (1st Prize, 2004), 21st century art Competition in Lempaala, Finland (Grand Prix, 2005), the First Irina Malanyuk Opera Competition in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine (Grand Prix, 2007), 14th Ada Sari International Vocal Artistry Competition in Nowy Sącz, Poland (3rd Prize, 2011), and Adam Didur International Opera Competition in Katowice, Poland (Grand Prix, 2012).