Alek Shrader

Alek Shrader(Alva, Oklahoma)

2023–24 Season: Emilio, Partenope

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: Iago in Rossini's Otello (Opera Philadelphia); Handel's Messiah (Kansas City Symphony Orchestra)

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

Co-writer and co-director of Mercy film, based on La Clemenza di Tito (Curtis Institute of Music)

Graphic novel of Carmen (Arizona Opera)

Winner of Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (2007)

San Francisco Opera Adler Fellowship: 2008, 2009

Merola Opera Program: 2007