Jaroslav Březina received the Thalia Award for his role as Herod in the opera Salome.
Jaroslav Březina was nominated in the opera category for the role of Herod in the production of Salome. The opera premiered on 17 June 2023 at the Janáček Theatre, with the production being directed by David Radok. Tereza Opálková describes his performance in her review from the premiere of this opera as follows: The role of King Herod was taken by Jaroslav Březina, whose supreme singing and acting performance perfectly portrayed the ruler's lustfulness. Březina's work in particular, with positions and tone of voice in the passages where he tried to soften and persuade Salome, were most captivating.