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David McVicar

Glaswegian David McVicar is acclaimed as one of the world's foremost opera directors. He trained at the Glasgow School of Art and the Royal Scottish Academy as actor, designer and director.

His opera credits include Roberto Devereux, Cavalleria rusticana & Pagliacci, Giulio Cesare, Maria Stuarda, Anna Bolena, Il trovatore (The Met), Die Meistersinger, Les Troyens, Don Giovanni (San Francisco Opera), Le nozze di Figaro, Faust, Don Giovanni (Opera Australia), La clemenza di Tito (Festival d'Aix-en-Provence and Lyric Opera Chicago), Andrea Chenier, The Trojans, Adriana Lecouvreur, Aida, Salome, Le nozze di Figaro, Faust, Die Zauberflöte, Rigoletto (Royal Opera House), Der Ring des Nibelungen (Strasbourg), Tristan und Isolde (New National Theatre of Tokyo, Wiener Staatsoper), Médée, Alcina, Tosca and The Rape of Lucretia (ENO), The Rake’s Progress, La traviata, Così fan tutte, Madama Butterfly, Idomeneo (Scottish Opera), Les Troyens (Teatro alla Scala), Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Giulio Cesare, Carmen, La bohème (Glyndebourne), Semele (Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris), Don Giovanni (La Monnaie, Brussels), Manon (ENO, Dallas, Barcelona, Chicago), Agrippina (La Monnaie, Champs-Élysées, Frankfurt), L'incoronazione di Poppea (Champs-Élysées, Berlin State Opera, Strasbourg, La Monnaie), Der Rosenkavalier (Scottish Opera, ENO), Wozzeck, Elektra, Rusalka, Die Meistersinger, Billy Budd, Giulio Cesare (Chicago), Orlando (Opera de Lille and Champs-Élysées).

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Christina Nilssons Gata, 411 04 Göteborg
Telephone (switch) 031–10 80 00
Ticket office & Restaurant 031–13 13 00

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