Program Faculty

Nikki Hyde

Nikki Hyde

Nikki Hyde is a theater and opera stage manager. She is an ensemble member of Cornerstone Theater Company and a frequent stage manager at LA Opera. Recent credits include Highland Park is Here, Magic Fruit, California: The Tempest, Love on San Pedro (Cornerstone Theater Company), The Box (Pulitzer Center), Voices from a Pandemic (Notch Theatre Company), Greenwood Overcomes (Tulsa Opera), Oedipus Rex, Eurydice, The Magic Flute, La Boheme, La Traviata, Satyagraha (LA Opera), Carmen, Three Decembers, Rigoletto (San Diego Opera), Little Black Shadows (South Coast Repertory), A Trip to the Moon, Alice in Wonderland (Los Angeles Philharmonic), The Pirates of Penzance (Pasadena Playhouse), The Pride (The Wallis), Party People, Public Works' Twelfth Night and The Odyssey (The Public), Fidelio (Cincinnati Opera), Lost Girls (MCC Theater), Salome (Opera San Antonio), and A Coffin in Egypt (Houston Grand Opera/The Wallis).

She has also worked for LA Theatre Works, Ojai Playwright's Conference, New Dramatists, Center Theater Group, New York Musical Festival, Merola Opera Program, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles, and Opera Grand Rapids.

She is a faculty member at California Institute of the Arts.