Sydney Opera House

Étienne Boucher


Background: Creating lighting designs for theatre, dance, musicals and opera, Etienne Boucher has created the lighting designs for more than sixty productions. He has collaborated with stage director René Richard Cyr on several occasions for the musicals Les Parapluies de Cherbourg and L'Homme de La Mancha, amongst others. He has also collaborated with choreographer Sylvain Émard, creating the lighting design for all of his productions since 2001. Since 2004, he's been working with Ex Machina and the director Robert Lepage, a collaboration which includes La Celestina in Spain, Lipsynch on an international tour and The Rake's Progress, a co-production between five opera houses from around the world. Continuing their work together, he created the light design for Le Rossignol, Cirque du Soleil’s Totem and Der Ring des Nibelungen, at the Metropolitan Opera in New York

OA repertoire: Macbeth

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