Alessandro Talevi, director, was born in South Africa. He has directed many opera productions including Rusalka (Dvorak), Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy), Orlando, Partenope (Handel), La scala di seta, La Cenerentola (Rossini), The Turn of the Screw (Britten), The Barber of Baghdad (Kornelius), Djamileh, Le Docteur Miracle (Bizet), and La traviata (Verdi) and many others. He has directed at Opera North, Malmo, Buxton, Cape Town, Opéra les Azuriales and others.
At the Israeli Opera he directed:
The Turn of the Screw (Britten) - 2013