Faculty

Anne Shikany

Related Vocal Studies (College)

Annie Shikany, a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, has directed Così fan tutte for Opera Cooperative, Cavalleria Rusticana for North Shore Music Festival, New York Lyric Opera’s Gala Concert at Carnegie Hall, as well as scenes from The Leopard (music by Michael Dellaira and libretto by J. D. McClatchy) and from Vera (music by Matthew Barnson and libretto by Mark Sonnenblick) for Page to Stage, produced in partnership with American Opera Projects and Manhattan School of Music.

She is the Director of the Sophomore Performance Class at Manhattan School of Music and was an Instructor of English diction at MSM for the 2014–15 school year.  Annie completed the Uta Hagen Teacher Training at HB Studios in New York City, and is a Registered Rodenburg Teacher.

Annie has been Assistant to the Artistic Director of Opera at Manhattan School of Music for the past ten years and is also assistant director and production coordinator for both main stage and Senior Opera Theater productions. She received a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Tulsa and a Master of Music Degree from Manhattan School of Music