Richard Hudson

Designer opera/Theatre/Musicals inc The Lion King
DE05 Theatre as a Graphic Space

Recent work in the theatre includes WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN  and CORIOLANUS (RSC), AS YOU LIKE IT (Wyndhams), THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH  and DOCTOR FAUSTUS (Young Vic).  Recent work in Opera includes THE MAKROPULOS CASE (Copenhagen), FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER, JEUX and L’APRES-MIDI D’UNE FAUNE (Bregenz Festival), RHINEGOLD, VALKYRIE, SIEGFRIED and TWILIGHT OF THE GODS (ENO), LES VEPRES SICILIENNES and LA KHOVANTCHINA (Paris Opera), BENVENUTO CELLINI (Zurich), SIMON BOCCANEGRA (Turin), IDOMENEO, DIE MIESTERSINGER VON NURNBERG, and TAMERLANO (Florence), and COSI FAN TUTTE, LE NOZZE DI FIGARO and DON GIOVANNI at Glyndebourne.  He designed the sets for THE LION KING on Broadway, for which he won many awards including a Tony, and in London, Tokyo, Osaka, Toronto, Los Angeles, Hamburg, Amsterdam and Sydney.  In 2003 he won the Gold Medal for set design at the PRAGUE QUADRENNIALE.  Future projects include two productions of LA FORZA DEL DESTINO (Staatsoper Vienna and La Monnaie Brussels) and Kim a  Brandstrup ballet for The Royal Ballet. 
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