Join Cassie & Kathleen as they talk with Arizona Opera’s President and General Director, Joseph Specter. Learn about the winding road that led Joe from Pee-wee football player, to aspiring rock-star, all the way to Arizona Opera. Discover what a General Director actually does, get a peek behind the curtain, and learn why Joe and the Arizona Opera team might be sipping lattes and Kool-Aid around the proverbial campfire.
To learn more about Behind the Scenes! A Podcast, visit: https://azopera.org/arizona-opera-behind-scenes-podcast
To learn more about the programs that are part of Arizona Opera NextGen, please visit https://azopera.org/about-us/arizona-opera-nextgen.
Arizona Opera’s NextGen programs are made possible, in part, thanks to generous support from: Karen Fruen, Roma Wittcoff, Jeannette J. Segel, The Molly Blank Fund, APS, Jody Pelusi, and a consortium of individual donors.
Arizona Opera’s Education and Community Engagement programs are made possible, in part, thanks to the support of: Karen Fruen, The Molly Blank Fund, Dr. Rex Brewster, Invest in Kids Charitable Gift Fund, The Moreno Family Foundation, The Arizona Republic, Cardinals Charities, The City of Peoria, Desert Diamond Casino West Valley, Kiwanis of Litchfield, and a consortium of individual donors.