L’isola disabitata – Hobart

Opera by Joseph Haydn. Presented at the inaugural Hobart Baroque festival at Theatre Royal Hobart, the oldest working theatre in the Southern Hemisphere. A revival of the 2010 production in the Linbury Studio, Royal Opera House, London.

DirectorRodula Gaitanou
Set & CostumeJamie Vartan
LightingSimon Corder
ConductorOliver Gooch

“The visual spectacle was built on by her collaborator, lighting designer Simon Corder, whose intricate projection covered every stage surface with painterly effect, with changing light tones to signify the progression of day.” – Josephine Giles, AussieTheatre.com

This production of L’isola disabitata was nominated for two Helpmann Awards in 2013: ‘Best Opera’ and ‘Best Direction of an Opera’.