Prize-winner at the All-Russian competition of variety performers (Dnepropetrovsk, 1981).

Михаил Серышев


Graduated from the Gnesin musical college in 1983.
Sang in the rock groups Rush-hour and Master.
Since 1999 is a soloist of Helikon Opera Company.


Astrologer (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Golden Cockerel)
Natanael, Spalanzani (Les Contes d’Hoffmann)
Triquet (Eugene Onegin)
Shabby peasant (The Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk)
Bomelius (The Tsar’s Bride)
Beppo (Pagliacci)
Malcolm (Macbeth)
Remendado (Carmen)
Gaston (La Traviata)
Dr. Cajus (Falstaff)
Oebalus (Mozart’s Apollo et Hyacinthus)
Painter, Negro (Berg’s Lulu)
Moon, Wall (Lampe’s Pyramus and Thisbe)
Narrator (Bach’s The Coffee Cantata)
Hauk-Sendorf (Janacek’s Vec Makropulos)
Blind (Die Fledermaus)
Priest (Poulenc’s Les Dialogues des Carmelites)
Abdallo (Nabucco)
Forester (Dvorak’s Rusalka)

Has toured in Lebanon, Italy, Spain, France, USA, UK, and Denmark.
In 2001, he took part in a production of Rolf Wallin’s Manifest in Denmark.
In 2009, he sang Ivan Bezdomny and Matthew Levi in Alexander Gradsky’s rock opera The Master and Margarita.

Took part in a recording of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar, singing the part of Jesus.

In 2010, he made his Bolshoi Theatre debut as Dr. Blind (Die Fledermaus).
His repertoire for the Bolshoi also included the following roles:
Astrologer (The Golden Cockerel)
Paisy (The Enchantress)
Wedgwood teapot, The small old man, А tree frog (L’enfant et les Sortilèges)