"Ben Thapa gave strong support as Arbace"
"...notable in the small role of Aufidio, Silla's confident, and he made Aufidio's recitative vivid..."
(Robert Hugill, Planet Hugill)
“Ben Thapa as Tamino showed promise of a tenor that will mature to fit him for heavier roles and he was already colouring his singing expressively” (Opera / Margaret Davies)
"Thapa as Kudryash was uniformly excellent. Delectably cheeky, with a bright and handsome tenor, you were witnessing a man living in the moment. His singing of Janácek's synthetic "folk song" was one of the highlights of the evening." (Opera Britannia / Antony Lias)
Ben Thapa - Tenor
"...Ben Thapa was a resolute figure of vocal authority..."
“...vivid performances from those above and from Paul Nilon (Scribbler), Stephanie Corley (Emma) and Ben Thapa (Kuzka)” (The Times / Anna Picard)
"A notable Melot"
"Ben Thapa sings Johnson's "Ch'ella mi creda" with feeling." (The Telegraph / Rupert Christiansen)