In 2000 Dmitry Ulyanov graduated from the Ural State Conservatory, and in the same year won the Grand Prix at the I International Vocal Competition in Astana (Kazakhstan) under the aegis of UNESCO.
In 1997-1998 he was a soloist of the Yekaterinburg Opera and Ballet Theatre. In 1998-2000, he joined The Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow.
Since 2000 Dmitry Ulyanov has been a soloist of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Musical Theatre.
In 2009, he made his debut at the Bolshoi Theatre as Doctor in Berg’s Wozzeck.
His distinguished career has taken him to international opera houses such as Wiener Staatsoper, Komische Oper Berlin, Paris National Opera, Theatre du Capitole Toulouse, Opéra National de Lyon, Opera Municipal de Marseille, Monte-Carlo Opera, Opéra National du Rhin, Strasbourg, Teatro Real de Madrid, Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona, Opera Bilbao, Teatro Maestranza in Seville, Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, Teatro di San Carlo Napoli, Israeli Opera in Tel-Aviv, New National Theatre in Tokyo, The National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing. He has taken part in various opera festivals around the world including Salzburg Festival, Aix-en-Provence Opera Festival, Festival in La Coruna to name a few.
Honoured Artist of Russia
Gran Prix at the UNESCO International Vocal Competition
Casta Diva Award (for the performance of Ivan Khovansky in Khovanshchinа)
Casta Diva Award in 'Ensemble of the Year' category (Mazeppa concert performance, Berliner Philharmoniker, conductor Kirill Petrenko)