Mentor, Music Alive Quartet
Nicholas Borg is a portfolio artist with experience as an operatic baritone, a digital content creator, and an arts administrator. This summer Nicholas took part in the Manitoba Opera Digital Emerging Artists Program and Brott Opera’s virtual program, both of which focused on operatic performance and digital skills. Through the Manitoba Opera program, Nicholas participated in workshops related to digital content creation and worked on projects which included the audio/video editing of opera centric content. Nicholas is also a mentor with Opera InReach, where he develops digital content for their education and engagement programming.
As a performer, this past season Nicholas was a member of the Yulanda M. Faris Young Artist Program at Vancouver Opera, where he performed the roles of Barone Douphol in La traviata and Fiorello in Il barbiere di Siviglia. Nicholas has been a chorus member of the Canadian Opera Company and a soloist for the Toronto Operetta Theatre, Voicebox: Opera in Concert, MYOpera, the Mississauga Symphony Orchestra, the Grand Philharmonic Choir, and the Windsor Symphony Orchestra.
Nicholas was Administrative Assistant with the University of Toronto Opera for the 2018-2019 season and is currently the General Manager for Muse 9 Productions: a small artist collective whose productions promote the stories and creativity of women through interdisciplinary music theatre. Nicholas holds a Masters of Music from the University of Toronto and a Bachelors of Music from McGill University.