Julia is the winner of the 2017 National Opera Association Stage Director Fellowship.



La Femme Bohème with Metrowest Opera:   

Mintzer’s direction was engaging overall and often original... a highly energetic, fascinating production.                     -- The theater times

See production photos here!



Carmen at Landestheater Schleswig-Holstein:

The American Julia Mintzer, a guest, is ideal casting: fresh, lascivious, coquettish, and strong. Her soprano register shines like fire, while her mezzo register definitely shows that she is not to be trifled with.                                                                                            -- Kieler Nachrichten