Johan Frederick ENGELS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-04-04
Education Univ of Pretoria (BA)
Publications N/A
Recreations music, puppetry, travel
Clubs 2 Brydges Place
Style Johan Engels, Esq
Career set and costume designer; 1974-79: designer The Company Market Theatre Johannesburg, over 50 prodns for Performing Arts Cncl of SA; external examiner Theatre Design Depts Univ of the Witwatersrand and Johannesburg Technicon 1985-87; AA Mutual Vita Award for Best Design: As Is, I'm A Rappaport; >ir< RSC: The Seagull, Tamburlaine (Olivier nomination for Best Costume Design), As You Like It, Have, Dream of People; Royal Exchange Theatre: The Idiot, She's In Your Hands; Donmar Theatre: Translations (dir >qv1qv2<26311>qv3<, >ir<), Glen Gary Glenn Ross, Electra (with >qv1qv2<26971>qv3<, >ir<, transferred to Broadway); Shochiku Theatre Co Japan: Richard III, Hamlet, The Royal Hunt of The Sun; other credits incl: When We Dead Awaken (Almedia Theatre London, with >qv1qv2<9317>qv3<, >ir<), Hamlet (Companie Francis Huster Paris), various prodns for Chichester Festival incl The Visit (dir >qv1qv2<311>qv3<, >ir<); >ir< Zurich Opera: Die Rose vom Lebesgarten, Simplicius, Amore dei Tre Rei, Die Kreiderkreis, L'Etoile, Agrippina; other credits incl: Hamlet (Volksoper Vienna), Die Zauberflute (Volksoper Vienna), Osud, Le Villi (Staatsoper Vienna), Simon Boccanegra (Bremen Opera), Der Ring der Nibelungen (Opera Marseille), L'Elisir D'Amor (LA Opera, Teatro Real Madrid, Geneva Opera, Opera Graz), Il Ritorno d'Ullise (NY City Opera and Glimmerglass NY), Turandot (Saltzburg Festival) 2002, Don Carlos (WNO and Opera Houston), Maskerade, Die Passagierin, Die Zauberflute (Bregenz Festival), Eight Little Greats, The Shakespeare Season: Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream (Opera North), Artaxerxes (ROH), Thais (Guteborg Opera, Valencia Opera, Opera Seville and LA Opera), Il Trittico, Von Heute auf Morgen, Sankta Susanna (Opera Lyon), Mathis der Maler (Theatre an der Wien), Khovanchina, Lulu (WNO), Parsifal (Lyric Opera Chicago); >ir< set designs for four world tours for Sarah Brightman, The Boys in the Photograph, The Beautiful Game (Joburg Theatre; Naledi Award for Best Set Design 2010); >ir< Wiener Staatsoperballet: Beethoven V, Spartacus; Pact Ballet: The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet; other credits incl: Cinderella (Zurich Ballet), Cinderalla (London City Ballet), Vienna New Year Concerts 1996. 1999, 2003, 2010 and 2012; >ir< An African Dream, The Native Who Caused All The Trouble, Othello (dir >qv1qv2<7667>qv3<, >ir<, for Channel 4)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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