Under Justin’s direction, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival’s production of The Mikado recently earned third place in the National Opera Association’s Production Competition – Division VI. Congratulations to all award winners!
Student Audri Bartholomew recently made a big splash on NBC’s The Voice, earning a spot of Team Jennifer this season. Check out Audri’s performance by the visiting the link below. Congratulations, Audri!
Under Justin’s direction, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival’s production of Sweeney Todd received rave reviews in Big Island Magazine.
“To watch this production is to be woven into it. You will find yourself the emotional accomplice of Moniz as much as of any of the characters upon the stage.”
The University of Miami Alumni Association recently honored 30 outstanding alumni for their impact on society. Moniz joins the company of a highly selective list of honorees including social entrepreneurs, lawyers, engineers, educators, and philanthropists.
Congratulations to this year’s 30 Under 30 class!
Moniz is the winner of The American Prize in Vocal Performance, 2017-18-The Friedrich & Virginia Schorr Memorial Award, in the men’s professional art song and oratorio division. The American Prize is a series of new, non-profit, competitions unique in scope and structure, designed to recognize and reward the best performing artists, ensembles and composers in the United States based on submitted recordings.
Justin recently joined the faculty at Millikin University, where he currently as Coordinator of Vocal Studies. As head of the voice area, Justin discusses his vision for Millikin’s various degree programs and the department’s many offerings.
Hawaii Performing Arts Festival has named Justin John Moniz, current Associate Executive Director, award-winning singer, actor, and stage director, the festival’s new Executive Director, effective August 7, 2017.Moniz has previously held the positions of Associate Executive Director, Assistant Artistic Director and chair of the festival’s prestigious voice faculty.