2021 Guest Artists & Directors
Guest Director, Scalia/Ginsburg
Cara Consilvio is a director and producer of opera, theater, and film with extensive experience in dance and choreography. 2021 productions include Penny and Second Nature for Opera Grand Rapids, and the world premiere of Bernadette’s Cozy Book Nook for Fort Worth Opera. Other credits include engagements with Houston Grand Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Portland Opera, Tulsa Opera, Piedmont Opera, Opera Carolina, Anchorage Opera, Syracuse Opera, Opera in the Heights, and Opera Saratoga. Cara is a co-founder of Hup! Productions and is currently in post-production on her feature film directing debut, a documentary called For the Love of Friends.
Guest Artist, Scalia/Ginsburg
Guest Director, As the Cosi Crumbles: A Company-Developed Piece
Chauncey Packer is an exciting American tenor. He has sung operatic roles with companies all across America from Atlanta Opera to San Francisco Opera, and in Europe from Opera Comique to Teatro alla Scala.
Mr. Packer has also performed concert works around the world with symphonies and chamber orchestras and has also honed his craft in the musical theater world in two First National Broadway Tours.
Mr. Packer’s upcoming engagements in the 2021-22 season, include a concert with NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra, two productions with the Metropolitan Opera, and his debut with Lyric Opera of Chicago.