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Paule Constable’s theatre work includes, for the National: The Comedy of Errors, Danton’s Death, The Power of Yes, Phedre, Death and the King’s horseman, War horse (also Broadway; Tony Award for Best Lighting); Waves (also international tour); …Some Trace of Her, Baby Girl/DNA/The Miracle, Women of Troy, War horse, Saint Joan, Attempts on Her Life, The Caucasian Chalk Circle (tour and Cottesloe); Southwarf Fair, Paul, Coram Boy, Translations, The House of Bernarda Alba, His Dark Materials (Olivier Award for Best Lighting); Play Without Words, Three Sisters, Jumpers and Ivanov.
For the RSC: As You Like It, The Prince of Homburg, The Seagull, Tales From Ovid, The Dispute, Uncle Vanya, Beckett’s Shorts and The Mysteries.
Other work in theatre includes: Clybourne Park (also West End); Posh, The City, Krapp’s Last Tape, Forty Winks, Boy Gets Girl, Night Songs, The Country, Dublin Carol and The Weir at the Royal Court; Love Never Dies, Oliver!, Ivanov and Evita in the West End; Dancing at Lughnasa and Moon for the Misbegotten at The Old Vic; The 25th Anniversary tour of Les Miserables; Luise Miller; The Chalk Garden (Olivier Award for Best Lighting), The Man Who Had All the Luck, Othello, Absurdia, The Cut, Proof and Little Foxes for the Donmar; The Good Soul of Szechuan, Generations and Vernon God Little at the Young Vic; Blasted and Oliver Twist at the Lyric Hammersmith; Don Carlos at Sheffield Crucible and in the West End (Olivier Award for Best Lighting); and five productions for Complicite.
Opera includes: Dr Dee: an English Opera for Manchester International Festival; Carmen, Faust, Rigoletto, The Marriage of Figaro, The Magic Flute and Macbeth for the Royal Opera House; Die Meistersinger, Billy Budd, Rusalka, St Matthew Passion, Cosi Fan Tutte, Giulio Cesare, Carmen, The Double Bill and La Boheme at Glyndebourne; Don Giovanni and Anna Bolena for the Metropolitan Opera, New York; Der Rosenkavalier, Satyagraha, La clemenza di Tiro, Gotterdammerung, The Rape of Lucretia and Manon for ENO; Peter Grimes for Opera North; The Tales of Hoffman for Salzburg Festival; and productions throughout Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand.
Dance includes: Dorian Gray for Matthew Bourne; Baiser for Birmingham Royal Ballet; Seven Deadly Sins for the Royal Ballet; and Naked for the Ballet Boyz.