Vasily Khoroshev was born in Russia. Until 2011 he studied at the Moscow Conservatory by Professor Petr Skusnichenko. He has won the first prize in the third international competition Modern Art and Education.
He made his first appearance on stage as Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro, or The Day of Madness) in the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory in 2006. In 2010, he sang the part of the Spirit in Dido and Aeneas conducted by Gabriele Garido at the Opera de Lausanne (Lausanne, Switzerland) and the Opera de Vichy; he could be seen as Artemis in Henze’s Phaedra at Deutsche Oper am Rhein. He went to the international concert tour with Carmina Burana in a staged version by the theatrical group La Fura del Baus, where he sang in Santiago de Chile, Madrid, at the Ohrid Festival among other places.
As Cleone in Handel’s opera Alessandro (Decca Classics) conducted by George Petrou, Vasily Khoroshev sang at the Opera Royal de Versailles (France), Salle Pleyel (Paris), Enescu Festival Bucharest, Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden, The Royal Concertgebouw (concert hall) in Amsterdam, Moscow Tchaikovsky Hall, Brussels Bozar, Handel Festival Halle and at the Theater an der Wien.
Khoroshev also debuted in a new production of Rappresentazione di anima et corpo at Oper Frankfurt (2013) and Mare Nostrum by Kargl at Bayerische Staatsoper (2016).
In the early 2014, he debuted as Tolomeo in Handel’s Opera Giulio Cesare (Julius Caesar) in the Theatre of Klagenfurt. He has been invited to the State Theatre of Darmstadt for Monteverdi’s Ulisse for the 2014/15 season.
Upcoming engagements are the roles of Satirino in a new production of La Calisto at opera national du rhin in Strasbourg and Moulouse as well as his debut as Orlofsky with the Sable Festival in 2017.