Alek Shrader(Alva, Oklahoma)

2020–21 Season: Count Almaviva, The Barber of Seville

San Francisco Opera Highlights: Victorin in Die Tote Stadt; Arbace in Idomeneo; Nemorino in L'Elisir d'Amore; Tamino in Die Zauberflöte; Count Almaviva in Il Barbiere di Siviglia; Emilio in Partenope; David in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Recent and Upcoming: Count Almaviva (Minnesota Opera, Michigan Opera Theatre); Tony in West Side Story (Edinburgh); title role of Candide (Santa Fe Opera, Washington National Opera); Jupter & Apollo in Semele (Opera Philadelphia)

Director of Dido & Aeneas (Green-wood Cemetary's "Concerts in the Catacombs"

San Francisco Opera Adler Fellowship 2008, 2009

Merola Opera Program 2007

Member of Atlanta Opera's Company players