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About Crystal

Crystal Manich is an international director whose work as been seen across the United States, Argentina, and Australia. From opera to musicals and plays, she creates a diverse body of work year after year. Scroll down to read about current projects.


Current projects include a double bill of Giacomo Puccini's tragic Suor Angelica and Il Tabarro at Opera Delaware in 2018. She is also a part of the ongoing development of a new adaptation of the Puerto Rican play La Carreta/The Oxcart in collaboration with playwright Caridad Svich.

Projects later in the year include Gioacchino Rossini's La Cenerentola at the beautiful Brevard Music Center in North Carolina in summer of 2018, Puccini's Madama Butterfly at Opera Columbus, and Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel with the Pittsburgh Opera.