Dejan Miladinovic, Director
He was born into a family of opera artists. He graduated in theatre directing and received his MA degree in theatrical arts from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade. He served as the Principal Stage Director of Opera and Drama, and then as the Artistic Director of the Opera at the Serbian National Theatre of Novi Sad. He has also served as the Artistic Counselor with the "Sava" Center in Belgrade. Soon he has become the Stage Director of Belgrade National Opera and then, at the proposal of the whole opera ensemble, he has accepted the position as Artistic Director of Belgrade National Opera. Dejan Miladinovic is currently holding the position of the Artistic Director of Opera and Theatre Madlenianum. He also was the Associate Professor and Artistic Director of Opera Theatre at Meadows School of Arts in Dallas (USA), the Associate Professor of acting and operatic study at the Faculty of Music Arts, Belgrade, and Associate Professor of acting and theatre directing at Thornton School, Southern California (USA). He has staged more than 150 productions in former Yugoslavia and the USA: New York, Dallas, Atlanta, Seattle, Baltimore, Los Angeles etc.