Brigitte Reiffenstuel

Brigitte has designed extensively for the Royal Opera House, English National Opera and the Metropolitan Opera; many of these productions have toured internationally including Falstaff (ROH, Canadian Opera, La Scala, Metropolitan Opera, Dutch National Opera); Peter Grimes (ENO, Oviedo, De Vlaamse Opera and Deutsche Oper, Berlin); Faust (ROH, Opera de Lille, Monte Carlo, Trieste, Valencia, Australia); and Giulio Cesare (Glyndebourne, Metropolitan Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera and Opera de Lille).

Other credits include Twelfth Night (Young Vic); Kiss Me, Kate (Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, Graz Opera and Théâtre du Châtelet Paris) and Kate Bush’s tour Before the Dawn.

Awards include the 2015 Dora Mavor Moore Award for outstanding costume design (Falstaff, Canadian Opera Company) and the 2013 Oscar della Lirica Award for achievement in costume design. Brigitte Reiffenstuel was born in Munich and studied at the London College of Fashion and Central St Martins College of Art and Design.