Bernd Purkrabek

Lightning in The Magic Flute

Biography

www.berndpurkrabek.com
 
Education
Audiovisual media/ photography in Graz
Lighting designat the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich

Career
Assistantto Reinhard Traub in international opera houses
Freelance lighting designer, 2004 - present
Worked for: De Nederlandse Opera, Grand Theâtre de Genève, Teatro Real Madrid, Koninklijke Opera van Stockholm, Theater an der Wien en Glyndebourne

Recent and future productions
Don Pasquale(Glyndebourne); Macbeth (Grand Théâtre de Genéve); Manon Lescaut (Staatsoper Hamburg); Jenufa (Deutsche Oper Berlin); Agrippina (Vlaamse Opera)

Last update on 12 September 2012

Recently engaged in

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