Sydney Opera House

Michael Campbell



Background: Sydney-born Michael Campbell is a graduate of WAAPA and NIDA, beginning his career as a principal dancer in both Australia and Germany. His career now encompasses creative work in the guise of Festival Director (Brisbane Writers Festival) Stage Director, Choreographer, Movement Director, writer and editor, in the fields of Opera, Drama, Dance and Literature. He has gained a considerable breadth of experience working with such companies as Opera Australia, The Queensland Ballet, The West Australian Ballet, Sydney Theatre Company and Bell Shakespeare, among others

OA repertoire: Co-writer and director for the world premiere of Madeline Lee; Director – La forza del destino; Choreographer - La forza del destino, Salomé, Tannhäuser, Eugene Onegin, Midnite (co-production with Windmill Theatre Company), Così fan tutte (co-production with NIDA). Assistant Director: Orphée et Eurydice, Lucia di Lammermoor, Tannhäuser, The Merry Widow