Backwards from Winter / Center for Contemporary Opera, 2018

Backwards from Winter / Center for Contemporary Opera, 2018

CURRENT PRODUCTIONS

Kong Kong Carmen / New Immersive Multimedia Adaptation / More Than Musical - The Box Freespace, Hong Kong / c. Elio Orciuolo / November 2019

The Crucible / New Production / Berlin Opera Academy / c. Peter Leonard / August 2019

Ainadamar / New Production / Miami Music Festival / c. Francesco Milioto / June 2019

Dark Sisters / New Production / Miami Music Festival / c. Francesco Milioto / June 2019

 

PAST PRODUCTIONS

24@44 / World Premiere / WQXR-The Greene Space / c. Richard Pearson Thomas / 2019

BMP: Next Generation / World Premiere / Beth Morrison Projects, National Sawdust / c. David Bloom / 2019

Amahl and the Night Visitors / New Production / Michigan Opera Theatre / c. Oriol Sans / 2018

Venus + Adonis - Sāvitri / New Immersive Production / New Camerata Opera NYC / c. Stephan Fillare / 2018

A Midsummer Night’s Dream / New Production / Miami Music Festival / c. Christopher Ocasek / 2018

Backwards from Winter / World Premiere / Center for Contemporary Opera / 2018

Ariadne auf Naxos / Revival / Austin Opera / original production - Francesca Zambello / c. Robert Mollicone / 2018

Les contes d’Hoffmann / New Production / Miami Music Festival / c. Caren Levine / 2017

La clemenza di Tito / New Production / Ithaca College / c. Christopher Zemliauskas / 2017

The Turn of the Screw / New Site-Specific, Immersive Installation / DC Public Opera-Old Town Hall / c. Michelle Rofrano / 2017

Three Decembers / New Production / Opera Fayetteville / c. Cris Frisco / 2016

La bohème / New Production / Miami Music Festival / c. Michael Rossi / 2016

Il barbiere di Siviglia / Student Matinee / Pittsburgh Opera / c. Antony Walker / 2016

27 / New Production / Pittsburgh Opera / c. Mark Trawka / 2016

Così fan tutte / New Site-Specific, Immersive Installation / DC Public Opera-Torpedo Factory Art Gallery / c. Michelle Rofrano / 2015

La fille du régiment / Student Matinee / Pittsburgh Opera / Antony Walker / 2015

Sumeida’s Song / New Production / Pittsburgh Opera / c. Glenn Lewis / 2015

La bohème / New Site-Specific, Immersive Installation / DC Public Opera-Eastern Market / c. John Edward Niles / 2014

Schubert’s Goethe-Lieder / New Site-Specific Staged Production / DC Public Opera-Austrian Cultural Forum / c. Nadezda Mijatovic-Sekicki / 2014

Don Giovanni / New Site-Specific, Immersive Installation / DC Public Opera-Mayflower Hotel / c. John Edward Niles / 2014

La Cenerentola / New Production / CCM / c. Blake Richardson / 2012

Amahl and the Night Visitors / New Production / Clermont Philharmonic / c. Jaime Morales / 2011

The Saint Matthew Passion / New Site-Specific, Fully Staged Production / CCM-St. Peter-in-Chains Cathedral / c. Earl Rivers / 2011

L’île de Tulipatan / New Production / CCM / c. Chaowen Ting / 2011

 

SELECTED SCENES & CONCERTS

Grand and Glorious Gala Concert / Pittsburgh Opera / Antony Walker / 2014

Bel Canto Scenes Concert / The Glimmerglass Festival / c. Joseph Colaneri / 2014

100 Years of Music / The Glimmerglass Festival / Katherine Kozak / 2014

Merola Grand Finale / San Francisco Opera Center / c. Nicholas McGegan / 2012

Serata Cabaret / CCM Spoleto, Italy / c. Sara Chiesa / 2011

Back to the Zoo Concert / Cincinnati Opera / c. Carol Walker / 2011

Scenes from Alcina / Wolf Trap Opera / c. Miah Im & Justina Lee / 2008

Scenes from Un giorno di regno / Wolf Trap Opera / c. Tamara Sanikidze & Miah Im / 2008

 

SELECTED ASSOCIATE & ASSISTANT DIRECTING

Washington National Opera / Associate Director / La traviata / Francesca Zambello / 2018

Houston Grand Opera / Assistant Director / Giulio Cesare / James Robinson / 2017

The Glimmerglass Festival / Assistant Director / Ariadne auf Naxos / Francesca Zambello / 2014

Deutsche Oper Berlin / Regiehospitantin / Peter Grimes / David Alden / 2013

Oper Frankfurt / Regiehospitantin / Idomeneo / Jan Philipp Gloger / 2013

Staatsoper Stuttgart / Regiehospitantin / Ariadne auf Naxos / Jossi Wieler / 2013

Komische Oper Berlin / Regiehospitantin / Die Zauberflöte / Barrie Kosky / 2012

 

AWARDS

SITI Company Scholarship / 2019

Fulbright Artist Grant / Directing / Germany / 2012-13

CCM Corbett Award / 2011-12 / 2010-11

National Opera Association / 3rd Place / 2011

Cornell University Sage Fellowship / 2009-10 / 2006-2007

Mid-America Theater Conference Emerging Scholar Award / 2008

University of Chicago Jeff Metcalf Fellowship / 2005

University of Chicago Marcia S. and Sheldon E. Berkson Scholarship / 2005-2006 / 2004-2005

University of Chicago Women’s Board Fellowship / 2004

University of Chicago Scholarship / 2002-2006

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music / Artist Diploma, Opera Directing / 2011

Cornell University / Ph.D., Theatre Theory & Criticism / 2015

University of Chicago / A.B., College & Departmental Honors, Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities / 2006

 

FURTHER TRAINING

SITI Company / Viewpoints for Directors with Anne Bogart / 2019

San Francisco Opera Center / Merola Opera Program / Apprentice Stage Director / 2012