Set Designer(United States)
Nixon in China, The Abduction from the Seraglio. Previously: La bohème (2008, 2002); The Abduction from the Seraglio (2008, 2002); Salsipuedes (2004).
About the Artist:
Allen Moyer’s work has previously been seen at HGO in Nixon in China earlier this season; this production of The Abduction from the Seraglio (2008, 2002); La boheme (2008, 2002); and the world premiere of Catán’s Salsipuedes (2004). Recent opera credits include Vanessa and The Daughter of the Regiment for the Santa Fe Opera, Emmeline and the world premiere of Jack Perla’s Shalimar the Clown for Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Die Fledermaus for Canadian Opera Company and English National Opera, Orfeo ed Euridice for the Metropolitan Opera, and many productions for San Francisco Opera, Scottish Opera, Washington National Opera, Glimmerglass Opera, Welsh National Opera, National Academy of St. Cecilia, Wexford Festival, Seattle Opera, and New York City Opera, including Virgil Thomson and Gertrude Stein’s The Mother of Us All, Il trittico, Il viaggio a Reims, and La boheme (broadcast on Live from Lincoln Center). Broadway credits include The Lyons, Lysistrata Jones, the musical Grey Gardens (Tony/Drama Desk/ Outer Critic’s Circle nominations and the 2006 Hewes Award from the American Theater Wing), After Miss Julie, The Little Dog Laughed, Twelve Angry Men (including the national tour), and The Constant Wife. Moyer is the recipient of a 2006 Obie Award for sustained excellence. He will design sets for HGO’s world premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon and Royce Vavrek’s The House without a Christmas Tree next season.