Nigel Levings

Lighting Designer

Background: Has lit over 450 productions including 154 operas and 27 musicals

OA repertoire: Includes Jenufa, Billy Budd, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, La bohème, A Streetcar Named Desire, Die tote Stadt, Bliss, Force of Destiny

Other Companies: St Petersburg, Paris, Washington, London, Berlin, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Dallas, Sydney, Cardiff, and Toronto. He lit Baz Luhrmann productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream and La bohème (US) which won LA Ovation, Broadway Drama Desk, Outer Circle Critics and Tony Award; The Demon (Bregenz Festival); Billy Budd (Welsh National Opera, Canadian Opera – Dora Award, Houston Grand Opera and for English National Opera). Other work includes: Don Carlos (Welsh National Opera and Canadian Opera); Sir John in Love (English National Opera); Simon Boccanegra, Don Giovanni (Houston Grand Opera); Roméo et Juliette (Los Angeles Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago); Der fliegende Holländer (Baden Festspielhaus and the Mariinsky Theatre); Simon Boccanegra (Royal Opera House, Covent Garden); María de Buenos Aires (Brisbane Festival)