Editorial Director, Opera Canada
Gianmarco Segato is the Editorial Director of Opera Canada magazine. Previously, he spent ten seasons with the Canadian Opera Company, latterly as their Adult Programs Manager. In this position, he wrote extensively for the company’s publications, delivered and programmed its pre-performance opera chats, Opera Insights, Opera Talks and Opera Connect series, and hosted the Big COC Podcast. Previously, he was manager of the COC’s Opera Shop. As a baritone, recent appearances include: The Glenn Gould School’s production of Offenbach’s La belle Hélène and Against the Grain Theatre’s Dora Award-winning Messiah (2013 and 2015). He is an avid cyclist, cook and enjoys seeing opera wherever he travels.