Michael Bauer

Michael Bauer

Licht

Michael Bauer started in 1980 as a trainee at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, where he has been head of the lighting department since 1998. In this function he has done the lighting for Tosca, Don Carlo, Nabucco, Die Fledermaus, Der fliegende Holländer, Tristan und Isolde, Jenůfa, Die Zauberflöte, Medea in Corinto, Lʼelisir dʼamore, Boris Godunow, LʼOrfeo, Guillaume Tell, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Mefistofele, La Juive, Les Indes galantes, La Favorite, Semiramide, Arabella, Hänsel und Gretel and Andrea Chénier. Outside Munich, he has designed the lighting for, among others, the Opéra de Paris, Staatsopera Berlin, Theater an der Wien, Semperoper Dresden, La Fenice, La Scala, Grand Théâtre de Genève, Ultima Contemporary Music Festival, Oslo, Aalto-Musiktheater Essen, Norwegian National Opera, Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg, Opera Vlaanderen and Opéra de Lyon.

With Die ersten Menschen Michael Bauer makes his debut at Dutch National Opera.

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