Peter Mumford

Lightning in La Traviata

Biography

Highlights
Lucrezia Borgia, Elegy for Young Lovers, Bluebeard’s Castle, Butterfly (English National Opera); Punch and Judy (ENO, Genève); Pelleas and Melisande (Mariinsky); The Soldier’s Tale (Chicago Symphony); Madama Butterfly, Faust, Carmen, Peter Grimes, 125th Gala (New York Met); Eugene Onegin (LA Opera/Royal Opera House, Covent Garden); Passion (Minnesota Opera); La Cenerentola (Glyndebourne); Carmen (also set design), Petrushka (Scottish Ballet); Il Trovatore (Paris); Fidelio, Two Widows, Don Giovanni, The Ring (Scottish Opera); The Midsummer Marriage (Chicago Lyric Opera); The Bartered Bride (Royal Opera House, Covent Garden); The Return of Ulysses, Luisa Miller, Tannhäuser, Falstaff, Eugene Onegin, Katya Kabanova, Fidelio, Madam Butterfly and the concert staging direction and design for Die Walküre and Das Rheingold (Opera North)
Theater: Jumpy, Top Hat, Absent Friends, Much Ado about Nothing, The Lion In Winter, The Misanthrope, Carousel, Fiddler on the Roof (West End); Betrayal (Sheffield); Cock (Young Vic, New York), Pictures from an Exhibition (Young Vic); Parlour Song, Hedda Gabler, Cloud Nine (Almeida); All’s Well That Ends Well, The Reporter, The Hothouse, Exiles (National Theatre)

Prizes
Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance, 1995
Olivier Lighting Award for The Bacchai (National Theatre), 2003
Knight of Illumination Award for Sucker Punch (Royal Court), 2010

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

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Last update on 14 August 2012

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