|Alfie Boe Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||September 29, 1973|
Alfie Boe is an English tenor, musician, actor, and theatre artist who is known for performing in musical theatre. Over the years, he has released several albums which include the likes of Bring Him Home, Onward, Franz Lehar: Love Was a Dream, La Passione, Storyteller, Alfie, Trust, Serenata, Open Arms: The Symphonic Songbook, and As Time Goes By.
Alfred Giovanni Roncalli Boe
Fleetwood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Alfie Boe studied at St Wulstan’s and St Edmund’s School and attended Cardinal Allen Catholic High School in Fleetwood.
Later, he studied singing at the Royal College of Music, the National Opera Studio, and the Royal Opera House’s Vilar Young Artists Programme.
Tenor, Musician, Actor, Theatre Artist
- Siblings – He has 8 older siblings.
Alfie Boe has been repped by –
- Curtis Brown Group Ltd., Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom
- Logan Media Entertainment (LME)
Classical Crossover, Operatic Pop
Decca Records (United Kingdom), Manhattan Records (United States)
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, he has a net worth of $5 Million as of 2023.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Alfie Boe has dated –
- Sarah Boe (2004-2020) – He met his future wife Sarah while rehearsing La Bohème in San Francisco and the couple tied the knot in 2004. They welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Grace, on May 9, 2008. She gave birth to their 2nd child, a son named Alfred Robert, on January 1, 2012. It was announced on August 24, 2020, that Alfie and Sarah had “very amicable” separated. Later on, Alfie Boe revealed on BBC One in May 2022 that he had attempted suicide following his separation from his wife Sarah. It was also revealed that he had also been hospitalized for 5 weeks for depression.
- Hannah Waddingham (2023)
Race / Ethnicity
Alfie Boe is of Irish and Norwegian descent.
Salt and Pepper
Powerful, operatic vocals
Alfie Boe was cast in a TV commercial for Fisherman’s Friend lozenges in February 2016.
Alfie Boe Facts
- His parents named him after the Italian name of Pope John XXIII.
- Some of his earliest musical memories include listening to his father’s Richard Tauber records and discovering Giacomo Puccini’s La bohème for the first time.
- Alfie Boe was 14 years old when he gave his first public performance at Fleetwood’s Marine Hall in a “Songs from the Shows” presentation which was organized by a local singing teacher named Lottie Dawson.
- On December 27, 2010, he released his 5th studio album titled Bring Him Home and it consists of songs such as Pure Imagination, Bring Him Home, Hushabye Mountain, As If We Never Said Goodbye, On the Street Where You Live, Some Enchanted Evening, Tell Me It’s Not True, We Have All the Time in the World, If I Ruled the World, and others. The album peaked at #9 on the UK Albums (OCC) chart as well as the Scottish Albums (OCC) chart and was certified ‘Platinum’ by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI).
- Alfie Boe’s 7th studio album Storyteller was released on November 9, 2012, through Decca Records and it peaked at #6 on the UK Albums (OCC) chart.
- His theatre credits include having been cast as Ernesto in Don Pasquale, Rodolfo in La Bohème, The Caliph in Kismet, Jean Valjean in Les Misérables, Nanki-Poo in The Mikado, J.M. Barrie in Finding Neverland, and Billy Bigelow in Carousel.
- For services to music and charity, Alfie Boe was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2019 Birthday Honours.
- He is a member of the Grand Order of Water Rats, a British entertainment industry fraternity and charitable organization based in London.
- Alfie Boe is a huge fan of Queen, Freddie Mercury, and The Who.
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