Carl  Friedrich Oberle

Set and Costume Designer (Germany)

HGO Appearances: Don Carlos (2012), The Marriage of Figaro (2011, 2005, 1998, 1991, 1988), Billy Budd (2008), Don Giovanni (2006, 1999, 1991), Idomeneo (2005), Così fan tutte (2001, 1991, 1988).

About the Artist: Carl Friedrich Oberle has designed sets and costumes for theater and opera for numerous companies in Europe, the United States, and Australia, and has also been a consultant at the Loeb Drama Center at Harvard University. A sampling of his work includes designs for The Magic Flute, The Coronation of Poppea, La clemenza di Tito, Idomeneo, and Der Rosenkavalier at Opera Australia; Elektra, Intermezzo, Die Schweigsame Frau, and Daphne at The Santa Fe Opera; and the Ring cycle, A Masked Ball, La traviata, and Billy Budd at Welsh National Opera. Work with other companies includes Othello (Berlin); Dreamplay (State Theatre Company of South Australia); Parsifal (State Opera of South Australia); The Magic Flute, Hansel and Gretel, The Return of Ulysses, and La bohème (Gelsenkirchen); Dialogues of the Carmelites, Tannhäuser, Salome, and A Masked Ball (Royal Opera House, Stockholm); Don Giovanni, The Magic Flute, The Abduction from the Seraglio, and The Marriage of Figaro (Drottningholm Palace Theater); Parsifal and Die Meistersinger (Essen); Oberon (St. Gallen); Tartuffe, Luisa Miller, La traviata, Der Rosenkavalier, and Ghosts (Wiesbaden State Theater); Parsifal (Amsterdam); Lohengrin (Geneva); The Demon (Bregenz Festival and Zurich Opera); Radamisto (Handel Festival, Halle); The Cunning Little Vixen (Munich); and Bluebeard's Castle (Bremen).