"Skiba's first-rate stage direction was vivid and emotionally charged.""

-The Plain Dealer

"Skiba used every inch of space to maximum effect" 

-coolcleveland.com

"Skiba found and brought out a variety of subtle nuances in his staging"

- Cleveland Classical

"Skiba had the cast racing about the stage and around

the theater with Swiss clock-like precision."

- The Plain Dealer

© 2019 Scott Skiba

"Skiba’s canny direction and use of space allowed facial expressions and the smallest of gestures to read clearly to the back row."

-Cleveland Classical

Upcoming:

The Ghosts of Gatsby (National Opera Association / Baldwin Wallace) 1/20

La Casa de Bernarda Alba (World Premiere CLE Opera Theater / BW ) 1/20

Pelléas et Mélisande  (Baldwin Wallace Conservatory) 2/20

Don Giovanni (Indianapolis Opera) 3/20

Recent Highlights:

La Bohème (Cleveland Opera Theater) 9/19

La Tragédie de Carmen (Hawaii Performing Arts Festival) 7/19

The Ugly Princess (European Premiere - Cornish American Song Institute) 6/19

La Traviata (Cleveland Opera Theater) 4/19

The Ballad of Baby Doe (Toledo Opera) 4/19

Roméo et Juliette (Pensacola Opera) 1/19

Macbetto (Opera Tampa) 4/18

La Bohème (Mobile Opera) 3/18