Sydney Opera House

Adam Silverman


Background: Lighting designer in opera, theatre and dance.  

Other Companies: Recent productions include: My Fair Lady (Chatelet); Adriana Lecouvre (Royal Opera, Covent Garden); Peter Grimes, The Turn of the Screw, Makropulos Case, Jenufa and Lucia di Lammermoor (English National Opera); L’Ercole Amante (De Nederlandse Opera). Adam has also lit: Aida (Deutsche Oper Berlin); Das Schatzgraber (Oper Frankfurt); Pique Dame (Bayerische Staatsoper); Orfeo and Imeneo (Glimmerglass Opera); the premiere of the play Five Gold Rings (Almeida Theatre); the musical Beauty and the Beast (Royal Shakespeare Company); and the play A Day in the Death of Joe Egg on Broadway.  Adam designed the lighting for the Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre's Giselle at the Perth International Arts Festival (2009) and the Sydney Festival (2010). Adam’s other work with Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre includes: Helen and Hell, The Rite of Spring, James Son of James, The Bull and The Flowerbed

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