A Message from COC General Director Alexander NeefBy Alexander NeefPosted in Alexander Neef
I came to the Canadian Opera Company in 2008 from France, where I was the head of casting at the Paris Opera.
Flying into Toronto, I remember a sense of extraordinary excitement about opera in this city. Seeing its landscape of glassy skyscrapers, I knew I was embarking on an exciting new phase in my artistic career in a place that welcomed and celebrated opera’s provocative, empowering storytelling.
COC General Director Alexander Neef Appointed Next General Director of Opéra national de ParisBy COC StaffPosted in Alexander Neef
Today, Canadian Opera Company General Director Alexander Neef has been named the next General Director of Opéra national de Paris, starting in their 2021/2022 season. [READ MORE]
Alexander Neef takes on new Artistic Director role at Santa Fe Opera, will continue as COC’s General DirectorBy COC StaffPosted in Alexander Neef
On Friday, February 9, the Canadian Opera Company was thrilled to announce the appointment of COC General Director Alexander Neef as Artistic Director of Santa Fe Opera by incoming SFO General Director Robert K. Meya. English conductor Harry Bicket, a frequent COC collaborator, was also named Music Director.[READ MORE]
Although Alexander will take on this exciting new role, he will continue his position as COC General Director, which remains his core priority and primary professional responsibility.