Debi Wong, Director
Debi Wong is an interdisciplinary performance artist that loves to weave together sound, text, movement and technology to create contemporary stories. Her performances have been recognized as “unique and magical” (Rondo Classic) and “electric” (Schmopera).
Debi is also the founding artistic director of re:Naissance Opera in Vancouver, BC. With re:Naissance she created #DidoAndAeneas (2014), an interactive, social-media opera and Acis & Galatea which was recognized by Vancouver Classical Music as one of the city’s best operas in 2017. She is currently producing two new Canadian operas: Sanctuary & Storm by Tawnie Olson & Roberta Barker and Jesse: An ASL Opera by Landon Krentz; she has also spearheaded the project Orpheus VR which reimagines Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo to be a virtual reality experience. www.reopera.com