Costume Designer(United States)
Julius Caesar and The House without a Christmas Tree. Previously: Nixon in China (2017), La bohème (2008, 2002).
About the Artist:
James Schuette’s work has previously been seen at HGO in last season’s Nixon in China, this production of Julius Caesar (2003), and La bohème (2008, 2002), all with director James Robinson. His recent work as a set and/or costume designer includes Champion at Washington National Opera, Vanessa at the Santa Fe Opera; Grapes of Wrath, Shalimar the Clown, 27, Ariadne on Naxos, and Emmeline at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis; Dolores Claiborne at San Francisco Opera; Macbeth at Glimmerglass Opera; and Norma at L.A. Opera. His work has also been seen at American Repertory Theatre, American Conservatory Theatre, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Arena Stage, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, New York Theatre Workshop, Classic Stage, Court Theatre, Goodman Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, Mark Taper Forum, Manhattan Theatre Club, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Playwrights Horizons, Seattle Rep, Signature Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Trinity Repertory Theatre, UCLA’s Royce Hall, Wexner Center, Yale Repertory Theatre, Boston Lyric Opera, Chicago Opera Theatre, Seattle Opera, New York City Opera, Washington National Opera, and internationally. Upcoming projects include Alcina at Washington National Opera and Regina at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. He is the costume designer for HGO’s world premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon and Royce Vavrek’s The House without a Christmas Tree this season.