James Farncombe

Lighting director

Portret artystyA British lighting designer, his work with Katie Mitchell includes Lessons in Love and Violence (Royal Opera House); Miranda (Opéra Comique); Jenufa (Nationale Opera & Ballet Amsterdam); Anatomy of a Suicide (Royal Court), The Maids (Toneelgroep, Amsterdam), Pelléas et MélisandeTrauernachtThe House Taken Over and Alcina (Aix-en-Provence Festival), The Cherry Orchard (Young Vic), The Way Back Home (ENO), Alles Weitere kennen Sie aus dem Kino (Hamburg Schauspielhaus), and Le Vin herbé (Berlin State Opera). He has also designed lighting for productions at the NT, Donmar Warehouse, Young Vic, Royal Court, Lyric Hammersmith, Old Vic, Hampstead Theatre and for the RSC among others. Opera and dance credits include Uit Het Leven Van Marionetten, Ibsen Huis (Toneelgroep Amsterdam); The Barber of Seville (Glyndebourne Festival), Tabanich’s Benjamin, dernière nuit (Opéra de Lyon), Aridodante, The Flying Dutchman (Scottish Opera), The Marriage of Figaro (Opera North), Pelléas et Mélisande (Norwegian National Opera), and Liam Scarlett’s Carmen and The Firebird (Norwegian National Ballet).