Set Designer(United Kingdom)
West Side Story. Previously: Show Boat (2013); Der Rosenkavalier (1995).
About the Artist:
Peter J. Davison’s work has been seen at HGO in Show Boat (2013) and Der Rosenkavalier (1995). Opera credits include The Marriage of Figaro in Vienna; Die Gezeichneten, Falstaff, and Die schweigsame Frau in Zurich; Capriccio in Berlin and Turin; Der Rosenkavalier, Carmen, and Mary Stuart at English National Opera; Anna Bolena with Bavarian State Opera; Katya Kabanova in New Zealand; Mitridate, re di Ponto, in Salzburg; Manon Lescaut in Australia; The Rake’s Progress, The Marriage of Figaro, and Cyrano de Bergerac for the Metropolitan Opera; The Queen of Spades with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden; Guillaume Tell for Paris Opera (Bastille); Fidelio, Die Walküre, Porgy and Bess, Salome, and La forza del destino for Washington National Opera; La bohème at Royal Albert Hall; La rondine at La Fenice; Cyrano de Bergerac at La Scala;world premiere ofHeart of a Soldier for San Francisco Opera; La traviata at the Bolshoi Theatre; and many others. In theater, he has worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company, the National Theatre in London, in the West End, and on Broadway. He was nominated for Tony, Drama Desk, and Olivier Awards for Medea and won Best Designer in the TMA Awards (now UK Theatre Awards) for Medea and St. Joan. He received Olivier nominations for Le Cid and St. Joan.