Rebecca Herman made her directing debut in 2012 at Tulsa Opera directing Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti for the company’s collaboration with the Philbrook Museum’s exhibit American Streamlined Design and returned for their 2011-12 season. Other directing credits include Mozart’s Bastien und Bastienne at the Butler Opera Center at The University of Texas at Austin and Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, Barber’s Hand of Bridge and Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, Acts I & II and Bizet’s Carmen for Spotlight on Opera.
Ms. Herman has directed numerous opera scenes for the Butler Opera Center and the Butler Opera Center Young Artists Program. Additionally, she has worked as an assistant director with Austin Lyric Opera, The Dallas Opera, Michigan Opera Theatre, and The Great River Shakespeare Festival.
Ms. Herman’s upcoming schedule includes directing an all female version of La Bohème called La Femme Bohème, Le Nozze di Figaro with Spotlight on Opera, and Austin Lyric Opera’s production of Don Giovanni in the spring of 2015.