Franck Evin

Lightning in Nabucco

Biography

Education
Subsidy from the French Ministry ofCulture, 1983
 
Career
Artistic director lighting department (Opernhaus Zürich), 2012-now
Artistic director lighting department (Komische Oper Berlin), 1995-2012
Lighting in Opera Oslo, Nederlandse Opera Amsterdam, Opera of Stockholm, Opera of Tokyo, Bayerische Staatsoper, Opéra national de Paris, Scala Milan
 
Highlights
Lohengrin (staging: Hans Neuenfels, Bayreuther Festspiele); Tannhäuser (staging: Sebastian Baumgarten; Bayreuther Festspiele), 2011
 
Prizes
German theater prize ‘Opus’ for lighting design Così fan tutte, 2006
 
Recent and future productions
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Vlaamse Opera); La Forza del Destino (Vlaamse Opera); Nabucco (Vlaamse Opera)
 
www.franckevin.de

Last update on 07 January 2013

Recently engaged in

  • Three fugitive criminals found the city of Mahagonny in the desert, which is really a snare and money pit. Goal:...
  • ┬áThis opera of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi describes the turbulent tragedy of Spanish family Calatrava. Daughter Leonora and her beloved Don Alvaro are hunted...
  • Zaccariah, the leader of the Hebrews, and Nabucco, the Babylonian king, are polar opposites, both politically and in religious terms. The first tells his...
  • In 18 th -century Vienna, the Marschallin, a mature but attractive princess, arranges a marriage between her skirt-chasing nephew Baron Ochs...