Leo Warner

Leo Warner

Video Designer


Leo is director of 59 Productions, specialists in creating and integrating animation, film and video into live performance and real-world environments.

Recent video design for opera includes: The Perfect American (ENO/Teatro Real Madrid); Eugene Onegin, The Minotaur and Salome (Royal Opera House); Messiah (Opera De Lyon/ENO); Al Gran Sole Carico D’Amore (Staatsoper Berlin/Salzburg Festival); The Enchanted Island (Metropolitan Opera); Dark Sisters (also set designer, Gotham Chamber Opera / MTG / Opera Company Philadelphia); Two Boys (ENO/Met Opera); Satyagraha (ENO/Met Opera); Idomeneo (ENO); 125th Gala Anniversary (Met Opera); After Dido (ENO/Young Vic); Dr Atomic (ENO/Met Opera)

Recent video design for events and theatre includes: Big Fish (Broadway); David Bowie Is (V&A Museum – exhibition design); Olympic Opening Ceremony (LOCOG/IOC), 10 Billion (Royal Court); War Horse (New York, London, Australia Tour, US Tour); TED Global Conference (TED); Fraulein Julie (also co-director, Schaubühne Berlin); Black Watch (NTS), Request Programme (Schauspiel Cologne & Berlin Theatertreffen); Waves and ...some trace of her (NT); Cherry Blossom (also set designer, Traverse), Alex (Eleanor Lloyd Productions); Attempts on Her Life (NT); Roam (Grid Iron/NTS).

Video design for dance and live music includes: Ceremony of Innocence and Invitus Invitam (Royal Ballet); Fink 'Perfect Darkness' Tour (also creative director, 59/Ninja Tune); Jonsi ‘Go’ Tour (also creative director, 59); Les Miserables 25th Annivarsary Concert (O2 Arena); Les Miserables 25th Anniversary world touring edition (Cameron Mackintosh); The Goldberg Project (Royal Ballet); Seven Deadly Sins (Royal Ballet); Dorian Grey (New Adventures).