OPERA WORKS BY MARK MORRIS
Mark Morris has worked extensively in opera for over 20 years, directing and choreographing productions for The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, English National Opera, Seattle Opera , and The Royal Opera, Covent Garden, among others.
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In February 2011, the Met Opera premiered John Adams' Nixon in China, choreographed by Mark Morris in 1987.
In April, 2011, The Metropolitan Opera revived its production of Orfeo ed Euridice, directed by Mark Morris.
- WORKS IN PROGRESS In Fall 2009, Mark Morris directed a workshop for the new Herschel Garfein opera, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead, based on the play by Tom Stoppard. The workshop was given two performances on November 20-21, 2009 at the Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn, NY.
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OPERAS BY MARK MORRIS (in chronological order)
L'isola d'isabitata, Director (2009)
Orfeo ed Euridice, Director and Choreographer (2007)
King Arthur, Director and Choreographer (2006)
Idomeneo (Act III ballet), Choreographer (2003)
Four Saints in Three Acts, Director and Choreographer (2000)
Platée, Director and Choreographer (1997)
Orfeo ed Euridice, Director and Choreographer (1996)
Le Nozze di Figaro, Director (1991)
The Death of Klinghoffer, Choreographer (1991)
Dido and Aeneas, Director and Choreographer (1989)
Le Nozze di Figaro (Act III wedding scene), Choreographer (1988)
Die Fledermaus, Director (1988)
Orphee et Euridice, Choreographer (1988)
Nixon in China, Choreographer (1987)
Salome, Choreographer (1986)