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Arizona Opera Cast Members & Creatives

Emerson Haven

Emerson Haven is a Stage Director and Assistant Director of Theatre and Opera originally from the foothills of Appalachia. Haven is a 2023 graduate of Florida State University where he received a Masters in Opera Stage Directing and has a particular love for new works and baroque opera. When not directing or assisting, he is active as an arts educator and creator of his own work, performing in his one man show Voicing Home. He is honored to be making his Arizona Opera debut working on what is perhaps Mozart’s greatest masterpiece and would like to thank his family and friends for their support.