- Director, Artistic/Stage
Over the past 20 years, Francisco Negrin innovative work has earned him considerable public success and international acclaim. Many of his opera productions have now been revived many times, and several have been filmed for television (Una Cosa Rara, Venus, Les Contes d’Hoffmann, two different Giulio Cesare, Norma and Partenope).His earlier production of Handel’s Giulio Cesare for the Australian Opera, has been released on DVD and CD and has won five separate Australian Green Room Awards, including that for Best Director and Best Production. The newer Cesare, also released on DVD by Harmonia Mundi and the Royal Danish Opera won the Reumert award andOrlando at the Royal Opera Housewas nominated for two Laurence Olivier Awards, including best production of the year. Partenope will be released on DVD by Decca in Spetember 2009. Norma has just been released as well.