Heiko Börner recently celebrated a huge success in September 2018 with his role debut as Tristan in R. Wagner's Tristan und Isolde at the Landestheater Linz, a part he also sang with great success at Staatsoper Hannover afterwards.
At Landestheater Linz he was already very successful as Der Kaiser in 2017/18 in a highly acclaimed production of R. Strauss' Die Frau ohne Schatten.
Also in 2017/2018 Heiko Börner were successful with the role of Tom Rakewell in Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress at the Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern.
2016 he made his debut as Walther von Stolzing in Wagner's Meistersinger von Nürnberg at the Theater Erfurt and then sang this role in the season 2016/2017 at the Landestheater Detmold and at the Nationaltheater Weimar. At the Theater Lübeck followed in the spring of 2017 a production of the Flying Dutchman as Erik.
Heiko Börner has performed at theaters Bremen, Bremerhaven, Erfurt, Freiburg, Hof, Krefeld-Mönchengladbach, Lübeck, Staatstheater Nürnberg, Staatstheater Oldenburg, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz / Munich, Staatstheater Schwerin, Nationaltheater Weimar and the Värmlansoperan in Karlstad / Sweden ,
The tenor debuted after private vocal studies in 2002 at the Nordharzer Städtebundtheater in Halberstadt as a lyrical tenor and was then engaged from 2004 to 2008 at the Main Franken Theater in Würzburg. Here he sang in the Italian, French and German repertoire, which focuses since his entry into the freelance career in 2008 on the Heldentenor repertoire.
His current repertoire include the title roles in Wagner's Tristan and Isolde, Tannhäuser and Lohengrin, the Walther von Stolzing from the Meistersinger, Erik in The Flying Dutchman, Weber's Max in the Freischütz, Janácek's Laca in Jenufa and Albert Gregor in The Makropulos Case as well as the title role in Verdi's Otello.