Jonathan Wolfe MILLER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1934-07-21
Education St Paul's, St John's Coll Cambridge (MB BCh)
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Style Sir Jonathan Miller, CBE
Career television, theatre and opera director; stage dir London and NY 1965-67, res fell in history of med UCL 1970-73, assoc dir Nat Theatre 1973-75, visiting prof in drama Westfield Coll London 1977-, assoc prodr ENO 1980-, res fell in neuro-psychology Univ of Sussex 1981-83, artistic dir Old Vic 1988-90; memb Arts Cncl 1975-76, Silver medal Royal TV Soc 1981, Albert medal RSA 1990; curate exhibition Nat Gallery London 1998; From the Look of Things (lectures) 1995, River's lectr King's Coll Cambridge 1997; fell UCL 1981, hon fell St John's Coll Cambridge 1982, hon fell RA 1991; Hon DLitt: Univ of Leicester 1981, Univ of Cambridge 1996; FRCP 1997, FRCPEd 1998; >ir< Nottingham Playhouse: School for Scandal 1968, The Seagull 1969, The Malcontent 1973; Old Vic: King Lear 1970, The Merchant of Venice 1970, Andromache 1988, One Way Pendulum 1988, Bussy D'Ambois 1988, The Tempest 1988, Candide 1988, King Lear 1989, The Liar 1989; The Tempest (Mermaid) 1970, Hamlet (Arts Theatre Cambridge) 1970; NT: Danton's Death 1971, School for Scandal 1972, Measure for Measure 1974, Marriage of Figaro 1974, The Freeway 1974; Chichester: The Taming of the Shrew 1972, The Seagull 1973; Greenwich: Family Romances 1974, The Importance of Being Earnest 1975, All's Well 1975, She Would If She Could 1979; Long Day's Journey Into Night (Haymarket) 1986; The Taming of the Shrew: (RSC Stratford) 1987, (Barbican) 1988; jtly adapted and directed The Emperor (Royal Court, televised 1988) 1987; A Midsummer Night's Dream (Almeida) 1996, She Stoops to Conquer (Gate Theatre London), As You Like It (Gate Theatre London), King Lear (Stratford Festival) 2002, King Lear (Lincoln Centre Theatre) 2004, The Cherry Orchard (Crucible Theatre Sheffield) 2007; >ir< ed BBC Monitor 1965, directed films for BBC TV 1966, The Body in Question (BBC series) 1978, exec prodr BBC Shakespeare series 1979-81; presenter: Madness series (ITV) 1991, Born Talking, Atheism: A brief history of disbelief (BBC) 2005; >ir< Take A Girl Like You 1970; >ir< Arden Must Die (Sadler's Wells Theatre) 1974, The Cunning Little Vixen (Glyndebourne) 1975 and 1977; ENO: The Marriage of Figaro 1978 (directorial debut), The Turn of the Screw 1979, Arabella 1989, Otello 1981, Rigoletto 1982 and 1985, Don Giovanni 1985, The Magic Flute 1986, Tosca 1986 (transferred from Maggio Musicale Florence, subsequently revived Houston Grand Opera), The Mikado 1986, 1988, 1993 and 2001, The Barber of Seville 1987, The Turn of the Screw 1993, Rigoletto 1993, Rosenkavalier 1994 and 2003, Carmen 1995; Kent Opera: Cosi Fan Tutte 1975, Rigoletto 1975, Orfeo 1976, Eugene Onegin 1977, La Traviata 1979, Falstaff 1980 and 1981, Fidelio 1982, 1983 and 1988; Maggio Musicale Florence 1990-2001: Don Giovanni, Cosi Fan Tutte, The Marriage of Figaro, Idomeneo, Ariadne, La Boheme, Don Pasquale; Metropolitan Opera NY: Katya Kabanova, The Rake's Progress, Marriage of Figaro, Pelléas and Mélisande; Zurich Opera: Die Gezeichneten, Nabucco, Magic Flute, Die Sweigsamen Frau, Falstaff, Seraglio; other prodns incl: Fanciulla del West (La Scala), Figaro (Vienna State Opera), The Magic Flute (Israel Philharmonic prodn) and Roberto Devereux (Monte Carlo Opera) 1990-92, Manon Lescaut (La Scala) 1992, Maria Stuarda (Monte Carlo Opera), Capriccio and Falstaff (Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin) 1993, Bach's St Matthew Passion (Holy Trinity London) 1993, Anna Bolena (Monte Carlo Opera) 1994, Fedora (Bregenz Festival) 1993, L'incoronazione di Poppea (Glimmerglass Opera) 1994, Cosi fan Tutte (ROH, debut) 1995, Tamerlano (Glimmerglass Opera) 1996, Anna Bolena (Bayerische Staatsoper), I Puritani (Bayerische Staatsoper), Seraglio (Zurich Opera) 2003, Orfeo (Southbank Centre) 2003, L'Elisir d'Amore (Stockholm Opera) 2003, Falstaff (New Nat Theatre Tokyo) 2004, La Traviata (Lithuanian Opera) 2005, St Matthew's Passion (Brooklyn Acad of Music) 2006, L'Elisir d'Amore (NYC Opera) 2006, Don Giovanni (Palau des Arts Valencia) 2006, Rosenkavalier (New Theatre Tokyo) 2007
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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