About Us

The OTYC Board is made up of undergraduate students who are responsible for selecting annual repertoire, organizing production teams for each opera, and arranging performance events. A new board is elected at the start of each calendar year.


Opera Theatre of Yale College 2022 Board
Artistic Director

Ben Beckman, SY '23.5

Managing Director

Max Hammond, SM '24

Assistant Artistic Director and Recruitment Coordinator

Sophie Dvorak, TC '25

Assistant Managing Director

Jacqueline Kaskel, BR '24

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Coordinator

Mia Rolland, SY '24

Orchestra Manager

Francis Fedora, TD '24

Archivist and Web Manager

Nikhil Harle, PC '23

Business Manager Jun-Davinci Choi, BF '23

Marketing Director and Social Chair

Veronica Zimmer, SY '25