Andrew George


The Welsh choreographer’s work has earned acclaim at many of the world’s leading opera companies. Among his British opera choreography credits have been Andrea Chénier (also Barcelona), Les Troyens, Adriana Lecouvreur (also Barcelona, Vienna, Paris), and Salome, all for London’s Royal Opera House; The Turn Of The Screw, Agrippina (also Barcelona), The Handmaid’s Tale, and Die Walküre, all for English National Opera; The Abduction from the Seraglio, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (also Lyric), Giulio Cesare (also Lyric, Met, Lille), and Carmen (also Copenhagen), all for Glyndebourne; Opera; and numerous productions for Scottish Opera, Welsh National Opera, and Opera North.  His work has also been seen at the Metropolitan Opera (Cavalleria rusticana/Pagliacci, Anna Bolena, Giulio Cesare, Don Giovanni); in Paris at the Châtelet (A Little Night Music) and the Theatre des Champs-Élysées (Ariodante, Semele, L’incoronazione di Poppea); La Scala (Tannhäuser); the Hamburg State Opera (La bohème); the Salzburg Festival (The Tales of Hoffmann); the Deutsche Oper Berlin (Griselda), Brussels’s Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie (Agrippina, Orphée aux Enfers), among many other companies.

Previously at Lyric Opera: Wozzeck (2015|16); Rusalka (2013|14); Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (2012|13); Giulio Cesare (2007|08).

Last updated: August 12, 2021