Elena served as Creative Opera Consultant on season three of Mozart in the Jungle, the Golden Globe-award winning series starring Gael Garcia Bernal and Lola Kirke. The colorful storyline takes the Maestro and key cast members to Venice, Italy -- including Monica Bellucci as an opera diva. Get a look behind the scenes with this New York Times story by Michael Cooper, as he goes on location -- including being on a small barge on the Grand Canal with Plácido Domingo!

She is Music Producer for Bel Canto, the feature film based on the best-selling novel by Ann Patchett. The adaptation, starring Julianne Moore and Ken Watanabe and directed by Paul Weitz, begins shooting in February 2017.

Photo by Gianni Cipriano for The New York Times

Photo by Gianni Cipriano for The New York Times