Hildegard Bechtler

Set design in The Damnation of Faust

Biography

Highlights
Opera: War and Peace, Boris Godunov, Lohengrin, Peter Grimes (English National Opera); The Makropulos Case, Werther, Katya Kabanova, Wozzeck, Don Carlos, Madama Butterfly (Opera North);Aida (Canadian Opera); The Letter (Santa Fe); Dido and Aeneas (La Scala/Royal Opera House); Acis and Galatea, Paul Bunyan (Royal Opera House); La Cenerentola (Glyndebourne/Staatsoper Berlin); Don Giovanni (Glyndebourne); Peter Grimes, Simon Boccanegra (Munich); Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Sydney); Dialogues des Carmélites (Saito Kinen Fesitval/Opéra Nationalde Paris); The Ring (Scottish Opera/Edinburgh Festival)

Theater: The Sunshine Boys, Top Hat, Blithe Spirit (West End); After the Dance, The Merchant of Venice, Richard II, Iphigenia at Aulis, King Lear (NationalTheatre); Primo (National Theatre/Broadway); Cause Célèbre, All About My Mother, Richard II (Old Vic); My Name Is Rachel Corrie (Royal Court/WestEnd/New York); The Crucible (WestEnd/Royal Shakespeare Company); Arcadia (West End/Broadway)

Prizes
Green Room Award for Best Set Design voor Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
Evening Standard Best Design Award nomination voorIphigenia at Aulis
Olivier Award for Best Costumes voor After the Dance, 2011
South Bank Show Award voor La Damnation de Faust, 2012

Recent and future productions
The Damnation of Faust (English National Opera, Vlaamse Opera)

Last update on 14 August 2012

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