Greg Eldridge

Voice Type: Apprentice Stage Director

Hometown: Melbourne, Australia

Merola Roles: n/a


Schools: The Royal Opera Covent Garden; The King’s Head Theatre (UK); Accademia Europea di Firenze (Italy); The Opera Studio Melbourne (Australia)
Teachers:
Sir David McVicar, Kasper Holten, John Copley, David Bösch
Major Roles or Experience: The Lighthouse, La scala di seta; Tosca; Giulio Cesare in Egitto; Le nozze di Figaro; L’incoronazione di Poppea; Trouble in Tahiti; Ludus Danielis

Other Interests: Sports (especially cricket and Australian Rules Football), Victorian literature, politics, philosophy, traditional jazz, and working to improve the training and conditions for young and emerging directors

Awards: Richard Wagner Society of Victoria, Bayreuth Scholar 2018; OperaChaser Awards, Most Outstanding Director for an Independent Company 2016; Foundation for Youth Excellence Creative and Performing Arts Award 2010

Upcoming: The Ghost Sonata, Opera Australia