Elizabeth Fildes is a passionate member of the classical community. A trained opera singer, she is interested in finding and supporting new platforms and audiences for classical music. Her experiences as a performing artist and as associate producer on the award-winning musical short film Dichterliebe: Poetlove inspired her love of innovative forms and collaborations that broaden the genre’s reach.

As communications associate at 21C, Elizabeth works with both public relations and digital clients while also overseeing the company’s fellowship program. Before joining the team in 2015, she earned her master’s degree in Performance and Literature from the Eastman School of Music and held positions at Caramoor Center for Music & the Arts and at the Metropolitan Opera.

Photography © Jiyang Chen