Gadi Schechter, revival director, was born in Israel. He is the head of the stage management and assistant directors department and the Israeli Opera. During his military service he produced performances of military entertainment troupes. He was principal stage manager for a production of Carmen (Bizet) and the Greek National Opera. As an actor he performed in the musical Uz Li Gutz Li at the Cameri Theatre and as Ivan in Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss) at the Israeli Opera. At the Israeli Opera he worked with directors such as Franco Zeffirelli, David Pountney, David Alden. Christopher Alden, Hugo De Ana, Rina Yerushalmi and others. He directed the Israeli Opera park productions of Nabucco, Rigoletto, La traviata (Verdi), Carmen (Bizet), Die Zauberflote (Mozart) and Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saens). He revived the productions of Peter Grimes (Britten) and Alice in Wonderland (Sebba).