Andrew George


The Welsh choreographer trained at London’s Laban Centre. He worked as a dancer for Matthew Bourne before beginning his career in opera, and now works for the world’s leading companies. He debuted at Covent Garden with The Marriage of Figaro, and has since choreographed Salome, Adriana Lecouvreur, Les Troyens, and Andrea Chénier. U.K. credits also include Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Carmen, and Giulio Cesare (Glyndebourne), La traviata (Welsh National Opera), The Rake’s Progress (Scottish Opera), and The Turn of the Screw, Der Rosenkavalier, Agrippina, and The Handmaid’s Tale (English National Opera). Among George’s international credits are Anna Bolena, Giulio Cesare, and Don Giovanni (Metropolitan Opera), Tristan und Isolde (Tokyo), Der Ring des Nibelungen (Strasbourg), L’incoronazione di Poppea (Berlin, Brussels, Paris), Don Carlos (Frankfurt), Tannhäuser (La Scala), Les contes d’Hoffmann (Salzburg), L’elisir d’amore (Amsterdam), La bohème (Hamburg), Orphée aux enfers and Agrippina (Brussels), and Il trovatore (Los Angeles).

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

Last updated: November 1, 2015