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AZO Cast Members & Creatives

Stephanie Havey

Winner of the Adelaide Bishop award for artistic quality and winner of the Opera America Director-Designer Showcase, Stephanie Havey has staged productions for Pittsburgh Opera, Michigan Opera Theatre, Opera de Montreal, Atlanta Opera, Opera Omaha, New York City Opera, North Carolina Opera, and Hawaii Opera Theatre, as well as, new productions of La Rondine for The Curtis Institute of Music, Tosca for the Lyrique-en-mer International Festival de Belle-Ile, The Crucible for Opera Santa Barbara, and Shining Brow for Tulsa Opera. She has also been a member of the staging staff at San Francisco Opera and The Santa Fe Opera.
Recent engagements include Houston Grand Opera, Seattle Opera, a new production of Norma for Boston Lyric Opera, La Traviata with Hawaii Opera Theatre, and returning to the Pittsburgh Opera for Norma and Florencia en el Amazonas. Havey also had the honor of hosting the 2019 Opera America Director-Designer Showcase at the National Conference in San Francisco as a returning alumna.
Stephanie Havey is a frequent collaborator for the development of new opera, staging new works with Opera Philadelphia for their Double Exposure event, Opera America’s New Works Forum, and as the Resident Stage Director for North American New Opera Workshop.
She has been a guest instructor for Young Artist training programs including Opera America’s Career Blueprints, Curtis Institute of Music, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Central City Opera, Tulsa Opera, Opera North, University of Delaware, and the Florida State Opera.


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