Annilese Miskimmon, the new energetic General Manager and Artistic Director of the Danish National Opera (Jyske Opera) in Aarhus will at Operastorming be exploring the notion of Creative Honesty- between and among all the partnerships involved in new opera- audience, composer, librettist, artists, producer, funders and companies.
Annilese will also dig into the role of opera in ‘speaking truth to power’.
Annilese Miskimmon was born in Belfast. She gained a MA (Cantab) in English Literature from Christ’s College, Cambridge and graduated in Arts Management from City University at the Barbican, London. Glyndebourne Festival and Tour appointed her Consultant Associate Director from 2002 to 2005, and in 2005 she became Artistic Director of Opera
Theatre Company, the national touring opera of Ireland. In April 2012 she was appointed General Manager/Artistic Director designate of Danish National Opera.