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Arizona Opera Cast Members & Creatives

Adam Benavides

Adam Benavides has been directing video production since graduating with a dual degree in Theatre and Film from Grand Canyon University. He worked with Manley Films, a small video production company in Phoenix, and helped to transform it into a thriving national agency. His background in the arts has allowed him to direct many projects for reputable institutions in Phoenix, including Ballet Arizona, Phoenix Theatre, The Phoenix Theatre Company, ASU's School of Music, Dance and Theatre, and of course Arizona Opera. His work includes commercials, marketing campaigns, short films, and documentaries. Benavides' work has been featured in the California International Film Festival, the Phoenix Film Festival, and the New Filmmakers Festival LA to name a few. Currently, Benavides works independently as a director, producer, and editor for an array of different clients.