Indian tenor Amar Muchhala made his Royal Opera House debut in 2013 with The Opera Group, singing Chulak (The Firework-Maker's Daughter, world premiere) in the Linbury Studio Theatre. In the 2014/15 Season he returns to The Royal Opera to sing Alex in (Glare, world premiere) in the Linbury Studio Theatre and Apollo and Shepherd (Orfeo) at the Roundhouse.
Muchhala was born in Bombay and studied business management and French literature at Franklin and Marshall College, Pennsylvania, and singing at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. His operatic engagements include Mo (Barbur in London) for The Opera Group, Ferrando (Così fan tutte) for Hamburg University of Music and Theatre, Frederik (Mignon) at the Buxton Opera House, The Opera Show, directed by Mitch Sebastian, at Kilworth House Theatre, Georg (Die weisse Dame) at the Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg, Tamino (The Magic Flute) for British Youth Opera and Beppe (Pagliacci) for Haddo Opera House.
Muchhala's concert engagements include Carmina burana at the National Centre of Performing Arts, Bombay, and performances of The Creation, Mozart's Requiem, Messiah, Serenade to Music and George Dyson's The Canterbury Pilgrims.