Few Australian opera singers have achieved the kind of celebrity that bass-baritone Teddy Tahu Rhodes has.

Teddy Tahu Rhodes Teddy Tahu Rhodes. Photo © Justin Vague

He’s starred in musicals, sung on cruise ships, been dubbed opera’s Brad Pitt, a ‘barihunk’, and attracted an unusual amount of attention from the tabloids, who have pried into his relationships with partners, his mother, and even reports of a leaked sex tape.

He’s also sung in great opera...

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