Madeleine Boyd

Trained in Theatre Design
at Central Saint Martin's College of Art and Design.

Upcoming Productions

Alcina by Handel. Staatstheater Saarbrucken, Germany.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Alessandro Talevi.
December 2021.

La Traviata. The Israeli Opera, Tel Aviv.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Alessandro Talevi.
January 2022.

Sophie Charlotte A newly commissioned Opera for Neustrelitz.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Sven Mueller.
April 2022

Icarus a world premiere for the complete Opera composed by Michael Zev Gordon. Birmingham studio, United Kingdom.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Orpha Phelan.
Conducted by Natalie Murray.
April 2022

Macbeth by Verdi. The Grange Festival, United Kingdom.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Maxine Braham.
June 2022

Donna Del Lago. Buxton International Festival.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Jacopo Spirei.
July 2022

Lalla Roukh. Wexford Festival Opera, Ireland.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Orpha Phelan.
October 2022.

Lady in the Dark. Opera Zuid, Netherlands.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Jo Daxter.
October 2022.

Ulysses. Theater und Orchester Heidelberg, Schlosstheater Schwetzingen, Heidelberg.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Nicola Raab.
December 2022.

Video

We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Orpha Phelan's new project for a chamber opera adaptation of Shirley Jackson's novel.



Video production: Julian Langham
Design: Madeleine Boyd

Read more at https://www.wehavealwayslivedinthecastleopera.com

Awards and Recognitions

A Quiet Place awarded Best Opera Production 2018, by the Place de l’Opera

Powder her face won the 2016 Arets Reumert Prize, for Best Opera Production 2016.

Opera North's 2012 production of Don Giovanni directed by Alessandro Talevi was captured live in High Definition by Digital Theatre and won the Best Opera Award at the 2013 Manchester Theatre Awards.

She was awarded the 2008 Design Fellowship from Independent Opera.

She was a finalist in the European Opera Directing Prize 2007 for her design concept for Rusalka. Director Alessandro Talevi.

Download Full CV