Linville, Steven R., M.Mus.
Director of Productions and Part-time Assistant Professor of Music
A 2006 graduate of the DePauw School of Music, Steven Linville received his Master of Music degree from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. He has performed in a variety of roles, including Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec in the world premiere of Bernard Rands' opera Vincent, Mayor Upfold in Albert Herring, and the tenor role in the Midwest premiere of Scott Perkins's Charon. He has performed in a variety of musicals, including The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Bazzard), Sweeney Todd (Pirelli), and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Barfée). As a concert soloist he has performed works including Mozart’s Requiem, Handel’s Messiah, and Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass, and has performed Shakespearean works such as Twelfth Night (Sir Toby Belch) and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged). Steven has also served as a director, musical director, and vocal coach, working on productions such as Bat Boy: The Musical, Our Town, Venus, Urinetown: The Musical, The Who’s: Tommy, Children of Eden, Into the Woods, Parade, and Spamalot. Previously a member of the Indianapolis Opera Chorus, he now serves as executive producer for Intimate Opera of Indianapolis, works with Classical Music Indy, performs and directs with Buck Creek Players, and maintains a private voice and acting studio.