Madeleine Boyd

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

Upcoming Productions

Roberto Devereux (revival from WNO). Teatro Massimo, Palmero, Italy.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Alessandro Talevi. Was due to open April 2020.
Postponed - Currently being rescheduled for a future season.

La Traviata. The Israeli Opera, Tel Aviv.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Alessandro Talevi. Was due to open May 2020.
Postponed until January 2022.

A Little Night Music. The Leeds Playhouse, UK a co-production with Opera North.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director James Brining. Was due to open May 2020.
Postponed until Spring 2022

Donna Del Lago. Buxton International Festival.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Jacopo Spirei. Was Due to open July 2020.
Postponed until July 2021

Les Mamelles de Tirésias and Gianni Schicci. British Youth Opera's Double-Bill of Opera at The Hackney Empire, London.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Directors Stuart Barker (Mamelles) and Victoria Newlyn (Schicci).
Opening September 2020.

La Traviata (revival of its own production). Opera North, Leeds Grand Theatre.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Alessandro Talevi
Opening September 2020

Ulysses. Theater und Orchester Heidelberg, Schlosstheater Schwetzingen, Heidelberg.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Nicola Raab.
Opening November 2020.

Blaze of Glory!, by librettist Emma Jenkins. Welsh National Opera, Cardiff.
Set and Costume Design, Madeleine Boyd.
Director Caroline Clegg.
A newly commissioned piece Opening Summer 2021

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.

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