Tomislav Lucic was born in Split (Croatia) in 1978. After graduating in marine sciences, he started singing at the Opera Studio of the Zagreb National Theatre with Maria Boga-Verdes, and then at the Music Academy of Zagreb attending Vlatka Orsanic's class. In 2006, two years after his first singing classes, he won the First Prize of the National Singing Contest in Dubrovnik (Croatia). In 2007 he obtains a scholarship at the CEE Musiktheater (a foundation based in Austria that aims to support young singers from Central and Eastern Europe, then qualified for the CNIPAL in Marseille to perfect his voice. He attended master classes with Olivera Miljakovic, Yvonne Minton, Tom Krause, Louis Langrée, Yevgenij Nesterenko and David Cyrus.

In 2009 he was finalist at the prestigious BBC Cardiff Singer Song Prize Competition.

In 2006, he made his stage debut at the National Theatre of Zagreb performing two works by Mozart: Bastien et Bastienne (Colas) and Die Zauberflöte (Der Sprecher). His following roles are Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro), Falstaff (Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor) at the National Opera of Bucharest and Frère Laurent (Roméo et Juliette) within the productions of the CNIPAL. From 2007 to 2009 he was engaged through a scholarship as a company member of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, getting the opportunity to perform small parts on stage.


In July 2008 he sang in Ildebrando Pizzetti's Fedra in Montpellier, released on CD.

Since 2009/10 Tomislav Lucic has been appointed as a soloist at the ensemble of the Semperoper in Dresden. He also was a guest at the Opéra National de Lyon in Don Giovanni and  in Aix-en Provence (Le Rossignol ).

In 2011 / 2012 he has performed  La bohème, Salome, La traviata, Rigoletto, Don Giovanni, Un ballo in maschera at Semperoper in Dresden, and Tosca at Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.

In 2012 / 2013: La bohème, Macbeth, Tannhäuser, Le nozze di Figaro, Die Zauberfloete, Don Carlo, La vestale at Semperoper in Dresden.

In 2013/2014: La traviata, La bohème (Colline), Guntram, Feuersnot.

In 2014/2015: La bohème, The cunning little vixen, Die Zauberfloete, Pelleas et Melisande, Giulio cesare in Egitto, Pelleas et Melisande, Tosca – Dresden.

In 2015/2016: Eugene Onegin (Gremin), Tosca (Angelotti), Macbeth, Le Cid (Le Roi) - Theater St. Gallen.

In 2016/17: Le nozze di Figaro (Figaro), Lohengrin, Tosca (Angelotti), The Mikado, Nabucco (Gran sacerdote), Loreley (Rodolfo) - St. Gallen.

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