Associate Director(United States)
West Side Story
About the Artist:
Eric Sean Fogel is making his HGO debut. This season, his work can be seen in Candide at L.A. Opera and Washington National Opera (WNO)/Kennedy Center, West Side Story with the National Symphony Orchestra/Kennedy Center, The Cunning Little Vixen at the Glimmerglass Festival, and Norma at the Metropolitan Opera. Fogel has enjoyed an eight-year collaboration with Francesca Zambello and the Glimmerglass Festival, having choreographed over 15 operas and acting as associate director for the world premieres of Odyssey, Wilde Tales, and Robin Hood. Other world premieres include The Lion, Unicorn and Me with WNO/Kennedy Center, Artus-Excalibur at Theatre St. Gallen, and Princess Butterfly in XSBN, China. Fogel has also created new productions for Atlantic Theatre II, Opera Bordeaux, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago Opera Theatre, Dallas Opera, Hawaii Opera Theatre, Lyric Opera of Kansas City, L.A. Opera, Opera Philadelphia, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Théâtre du Capitole, and Washington National Opera.