Michael Hidetoshi Mori

An award-winning Canadian/American stage director, and the General Director of Tapestry Opera, Michael Hidetoshi Mori is frequently sought as a director, dramaturge, producer and speaker. Michael’s leadership at Tapestry Opera has led to the Globe and Mail naming Tapestry as the “Leader of the Canadian opera pack” (2019). 

Michael is a versatile stage director, working both in site-specific settings and conventional theatres. Recent directing credits include TAP:EX Augmented Opera with Tapestry Opera, Maada’ookii Songlines for The Luminato Festival, co-directing Shanawdithit for Tapestry Opera and Opera on the Avalon; Pomegranate at Buddies in Bad Times; Puccini’s Rigoletto for Sacramento Opera; a new production of David T. Little and Royce Vavrek’s Vinkensport for Opera Saratoga; and Puccini’s Il Trittico for West Bay Opera in Palo Alto.