SET DESIGN AND THE MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES OF AN OPERA HOUSE. A conversation with Sebastian F. Schwarz. Michael Levine Iphigénie en Tauride Tom Pye Akhnaten One of Philip Glass’s three large-scale operas based on a “big idea". Hiroshi Sugimoto At the Hawk's Well Robert Wilson The Jungle Book “The Jungle Book is a work for all ages. I always liked what Baudelaire said: ‘Genius is no more than childhood recaptured at will.’” Jan Versweyveld Don Giovanni Interviews Interviews SET DESIGN AND THE MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES OF AN OPERA HOUSE. A conversation with Sebastian F. Schwarz. Rufus Didwiszus Orphée aux enfers The surreal fantasy world staged by Barrie Kosky Olafur Eliasson Hippolyte et Aricie Singers and dancers are "instruments of the light" interacting with space COSTUME DESIGN COSTUME DESIGN Pier Paolo Álvaro Je suis narcissiste Rufus Didwiszus Winterreise READINGS READINGS Bill Viola Tristan und Isolde The 2005 Opéra national de Paris production directed by Peter Sellars. Marina Abramović Pelléas et Mélisande "Crystals are like a bridge between the human and the universal" Mariko Mori Madama Butterfly The 2013 production of La Fenice in collaboration with the Venice Biennale.