John Molloy is from Birr in Co. Offaly. He studied at the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama in Dublin and at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester where he received the college’s highest accolade for performance, the PPRNCM Diploma. He completed his studies at the National Opera Studio in London and was a Major Scholar of the Peter Moores Foundation.
Opera – Swallow Peter Grimes (Bologna); Don Basilio Il Barbiere di Seviglia, Henry Kissinger Nixon in China (Wide Open Opera); Alidoro La Cenerentola (Scottish Opera/ Opera de Rouen); Guccio Gianni Schicchi (Royal Opera House);
Masetto Don Giovanni (English National Opera); Arthur The Lighthouse and Figaro Le Nozze di Figaro (Nationale Reisopera Netherlands); Le Commandeur La Cour de Célimène (Wexford Festival); Don Alfonso Cosi Fan Tutte, Angelotti Tosca, Luka The Bear, Banco Macbeth and Dulcamara L’Elisir d’Amore (Northern
Ireland Opera); Raimondo Lucia di Lammermoor (Opera Holland Park);  Leporello Don Giovanni, Sarastro Die Zauberflöte, Bonze Madama Butterfly (Lyric Opera) Snug A Midsummer Nights Dream (Opera Ireland); Sparafucile Rigoletto, Trinity Moses Mahagonny, Figaro Le Nozze di Figaro,Zuniga Carmen (Opera Theatre Co.)
Concert – Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis – Shanghai Opera, Verdi’s Requiem and Mendelssohn St. Paul, RTÉCO/OLCS, Haydn’s Creation – Continuo Rotterdam, Handel’s Messiah – Rheinische Philharmonie Hallé. Stravinsky’s Renard – London
Sinfonietta. Festival appearances include Buxton, Canberra, Macau, Grachtenfes(Amsterdm), Dorset, The Farmleigh Proms and The Electric Picnic.