Sydney Opera House

John Doyle


Background: John has been artistic director of four UK regional theatres. In the US he won the Tony Award for ‘Best Director of a Musical’ for Sweeney Todd and his production of Company won the Tony Award for ‘Best Revival of a Musical’

OA repertoire: Lucia di Lammermoor

Other Companies: Opera includes Lucia di Lammermoor (Houston/La Fenice/Mariinsky/Scottish Opera); Madama Butterfly (Grange Park); Peter Grimes (Metropolitan Opera, New York); The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (LA Opera). Theatre includes A Catered Affair (Drama League Award, Best Musical); The Exorcist (Geffen, LA); Ten Cents A Dance (Williamstown Festival/ McCarter, Princeton); Road Show (Public Theatre/Menier); Where’s Charley? (Encores! New York City Center); Wings (Second Stage, New York); Kiss Me, Kate (Stratford Shakespeare); Caucasian Chalk Circle (American Conservatory Theatre); Merrily We Roll Along (Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park). He directed the feature film Main Street

Recordings/Videos: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny won the Grammy Awards for ‘Classical Album’ and ‘Opera Recording’

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