Set to take up the post in Summer 2021, Nicholas Carter will become the Opera Director of Konzert Theater Bern. In this position, Nicholas will contribute to the organisation’s musical and artistic direction. He succeeds Xavier Zuber in the role, having been elected following a working rehearsal with the Bern Symphony Orchestra this January.
Nicholas currently serves as Chief Conductor of the Stadttheater Klagenfurt and the Kärntner Sinfonieorchester, where he leads three new productions per season and appears regularly in the orchestra’s concert series. His recent engagements include appearances with Glyndebourne Opera, the Orchestre Metropolitain, the Wiener Staatsoper, and the Deutsche Oper Berlin. He makes his Metropolitan Opera debut with Brett Dean’s Hamlet in the 2021/22 season.