Opera Manhattan Repertory Theatre serves the New York metro area by producing and performing both popular and unusual operas for the theater-going public and under-served communities. OMRT strives to empower emerging artists, encourage creative thinking, and develop business-minded artists—a company for artists by artists.
OMRT Board of Directors
V.W. (Bryce) Smith, Executive Director
David Browning, General Director
OMRT Artistic Advisors
Doug Anderson - General Director, Opera Company of Middlebury
Brian Asawa - Countertenor
Vincent Covello - Vocal & Performance Coach – MTV, Disney, Nickelodeon
Beth Greenberg – Stage Director, New York City Opera
Yeoryia Megremis - Contralto – Owner, Yeoryia’s Studios
Shawn Milnes - Librettist & Screenwriter
Kathy Olsen-Simpson - Owner & President, Encompass Arts
Peter Strummer - Bass-Baritone
Brad Rubenstein - Producer & President, Red Sand Media
Opera Manhattan is a member of Opera America, the national service organization for opera.