Stage Director Alison Moritz is quickly garnering a reputation for incisive takes on contemporary American opera and innovative interpretations of the classic repertoire.
- Ravinia Festival
- Lyric Opera of Kansas City
- Rice University
- Opera Omaha
- Madison Opera
Alison Moritz’s recent productions have been lauded as “astute,” “imaginative,” and “elegantly sexy” by Opera News. Her upcoming 2019-2020 season includes mainstage debuts at Lyric Opera of Kansas City, Opera Omaha, Ravinia Festival, and Rice University, as well as a return to Madison Opera.
Alison’s diverse 2018-2019 season included the world premieres of Kamala Sankaram’s Taking Up Serpents (Washington National Opera), Chunky in Heat (Experiments in Opera, NYC), and Sarah Kirkland Snyder’s Penelope (new performing edition for Lyric Opera of Kansas City). Her production of Bernstein’s Candide was featured at the 2018 Tanglewood Festival as part of the composer’s centennial celebration, and won several regional awards (including Best Director). Alison also recently directed productions of La Traviata (Opera Colorado), La Bohème (Austin Opera), and Madama Butterfly (Central City Opera).
See Alison’s schedule of imaginative and entertaining productions, with links to related companies.
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