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Nigel Levings

Nigel Levings is the only Australian lighting designer to have won Broadway’s prestigious Tony Award. In a distinguished career he has lit over 440 productions including 140 operas and 25 musicals.

Internationally his credits include: THE DEMON for the Bregenz Festival and for Opera Zürich. THE KING AND I on Broadway and on London’s West End (winner Outstanding Lighting Design at the Outer Circle Critics Awards, nominated for Drama Desk and Tony Awards). BILLY BUDD for Welsh National Opera, Houston Grand Opera and for Canadian Opera. LA BOHEME at the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, FALSTAFF at Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, ORFEO at the Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin. THE QUEEN OF SPADES for Dallas Opera. BARBER OF SEVILLE and TURN OF THE SCREW for Houston Grand Opera. ROMEO AND JULIET for Los Angeles Opera and for Lyric Opera of Chicago. DON CARLOS for Welsh National Opera and Canadian Opera Company. SIR JOHN IN LOVE for English National Opera. DER FLIEGENDE HOLLANDER for Baden Baden Festspielhaus and the Mariinsky Theatre. SIMON BOCCANEGRA for the Royal Opera House and for Canadian Opera Company.

Recent work includes BLISS for Opera Australia and the Edinburgh Festival and MARIA DE BUENOS AIRES for State Opera of South Australia.

His awards for lighting design include a Helpmann, an Ovation, a Dora Mava Moore, 2 Outer Circle Critics Awards, a Drama Desk and a Tony.

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