Lighting Designer (Spain)
The Barber of Seville. Previously: The Italian Girl in Algiers (2012); The Barber of Seville (2011–12); and La Cenerentola (2007).
About the Artist:
Albert Faura’s lighting designs have been seen at HGO in The Italian Girl in Algiers (2012), this production of The Barber of Seville (2011), and La Cenerentola (2007). He has worked with directors such as Josep Maria Flotats, Sergi Belbel, Bigas Luna, Nicolas Joel, and Marco Antonio Marelli and with companies such as Centro Dramático Nacional, Teatre Nacional de Catalunya, Festival Grec de Barcelona, Teatro Filarmonico de Verona, Washington National Opera, Opéra National de Paris, Maggio Musicale, Welsh National Opera, and Grand Théâtre de Genève. His work in opera most recently includes La Brèche at Teatro de Sagunto, Il trovatore at the Gran Teatre del Liceu and Teatro Compoamor de Oviedo, Enseñanza libre and La gatita blanca at Teatro de la Zarzuela in Madrid, and La damnation de Faust at Opéra de Liège. Recent theater work includes Infamia at Teatre la Villarroel de Barcelona, Mont soroll per no res (an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Much Ado about Nothing) at Teatre Nacional de Catalunya, and Relato de un náufrago (a play based on Gabriel García Márquez’s The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor) at the Bitó-Teatre Lliure de Barcelona. He has won two Butaca Awards, a Max Award, and two Barcelona Critics’ Awards. He studied lighting design at the Theater Institute of Barcelona and took an international theater lighting course organized by the British Council in London.