Katrin Hilbe - DIRECTOR
Katrin Hilbe directs opera and theatre, of Liechtenstein-Kansas origin, working both in the US and in Europe. Her Richard Strauss’ SALOME for New Orleans Opera won “Best Opera Production 2012”. With her company, ManyTracks, she co-produced and directed the play ST JOAN by Julia Pascal, and won the Hilton Edwards Award for best direction and adaptation at the Dublin International Gay Theatre Festival. Select theatre credits: IN BED WITH ROY COHN, THE SAVANNAH DISPUTATION, BREAKING THE SILENCE, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, THE MAN IN THE NEWSPAPER HAT, DANTON’S DEATH. Select music theatre/opera credits: DIE SCHUMANN SONATE, FREMD BIN ICH EINGEZOGEN..., FALSTAFF, PELLEAS ET MELISANDE, Between 2007-2010 Katrin was the primary Assistant Director for Richard Wagner’s DER RING DES NIBELUNGEN under the direction of Tankred Dorst at the Bayreuth Festival in Germany. She writes for European Stages.