Robert Innes Hopkins

Awards

2007 TMA ‘Designer of the Year’ for Promises Promises at Sheffield Crucible
2007 ‘Opernwelt Set Design of the Year’ for Die Soldaten at Ruhr Triannale
1997 TMA ‘Designer of the Year’ for The Wasp Factory at West Yorkshire Playhouse
and My Mother Said for Oxford Stage Company
1996 ‘Critics Circle Designer of the Year’ for The Comedy of Errors at the RSC
and The Weavers at the Gate Theatre.

2017

CHARODEIKA
Director: David Pountney
Teatro di San Carlo, Naples
DIE WALKURE
Director: David Pountney
Chicago Lyric Opera
JULIUS CAESAR
Director: Angus Jackson
Royal Shakespeare Company
ANTHONY AND CLEOPATRA
Director: Iqbal Khan
Royal Shakespeare Company
TITUS ANDRONICUS
Director: Blanche McIntyre
Royal Shakespeare Company
CORIOLANUS
Director: Angus Jackson
Royal Shakespeare Company

2016

RING CYCLE: DAS RHEINGOLD
Director: David Pountney
Lyric Opera, Chicago
KENNY MORGAN
Director: Lucy Bailey
Arcola Theatre
NOISES OFF
Director: Blanche McIntyre
Nottingham Playhouse/ Northern Stage/ Nuffield Southampton
DON QUIXOTE
Director: Angus Jackson
RSC, Swan Theatre
IN PARENTHESIS
Director: David Pountney
Welsh National Opera Cardiff and tour
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Director: Stephen Barlow
Den Jyske Opera

2015

THE CRUCIBLE
Director: Tom Morris
Bristol Old Vic
AIDA
Director: Daniel Slater
Opera Holland Park
OPPENHEIMER
Director: Angus Jackson
Royal Shakespeare Company / West End (Vaudeville Theatre)
SAUL AND DAVID
Director: David Pountney
Royal Danish Theatre
THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PYJAMAS
Director: Joe Murphy
Chichester Festival Theatre/Fiery Angel

2014

SPEED THE PLOW
Director: Lindsay Posner
West End/Playhouse Theatre
NEVILLE’S ISLAND
Director: Angus Jackson
West End/Duke of York’s Theatre/Chichester Festival Theatre
SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Director: Tom Morris
Bristol Old Vic (Revival)
BARTERED BRIDE
Director: Daniel Slater
UK Tour, previously New Zealand (2012), Valencia, Strasbourg and Opera North.
KAFKA’S DICK
Director: David Grindley
Theatre Royal Bath
TONIGHT AT 8.30
Director: Blanche McIntyre
Nuffield Theatre/ETT
THE CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN
Director: Daniel Slater
Garsington Opera (2014 Season)
OTHER DESERT CITIES
Director: Lindsay Posner
Old Vic
THE BFG
Director: Teresa Ludovico
Birmingham Rep
ARIODANTE
Director: Paul Curran
Royal Academy of Music

2013

KING LEAR
Director: Angus Jackson
Chichester Festival Theatre/BAM NYC
NEVILLE’S ISLAND
Director: Angus Jackson
Chichester Festival Theatre
MAOMETTO II
Director: Edward Dick
Garsington Opera (2013 Season)
A DOLL’S HOUSE
Director: Graham McLaren
National Theatre of Scotland
NABUCCO
Director: Daniel Slater
De Vlaamse Opera, Antwerp

Previous Theatre Productions

THE LAST SUMMER
Director: Toby Frow
The Gate, Dublin
CHILDREN’S CHILDREN
Director: Jeremy Herrin
Almeida
SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Director: Tom Morris
UK tour, previously in the West End and at Bristol Old Vic
BINGO
Director: Angus Jackson
Young Vic, previously Chichester Festival Theatre
CLYBOURNE PARK
Director: Dominic Cooke
West End, previously Royal Court
DUNSINANE
Director: Roxanna Silbert
National Theatre of Scotland, previously RSC/ Hampstead Theatre
GOODNIGHT MR TOM
Director: Angus Jackson
Chichester/UK Tour
WANDERLUST
/div>Director: Simon Godwin
Royal Court Upstairs
TUSK TUSK
Director: Jeremy Herrin
Royal Court Upstairs
WALLENSTEIN
Director: Angus Jackson
Chichester Festival Theatre
MARBLE
Director: Jeremy Herrin
Abbey Theatre Dublin
DALLAS SWEETMAN
Director: Roxanna Silbert
Canterbury Cathedral
TWELTH NIGHT
Director: Ed Dick
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
ROMEO AND JULIET
Director: Tim Sheader
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
THE PRIORY
Director: Jeremy Herrin
Royal Court
OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD
Director: Ed Dick
Liverpool Playhouse
PINOCCHIO
Director: Mark Thompson
Royal Lyceum Edinburgh
THE PAIN AND THE ITCH
Director: Dominic Cooke
Royal Court
THE MEMBER OF THE WEDDING
Director: Matthew Dunster
Young Vic
CAROUSEL
Director: Angus Jackson
Chichester Festival Theatre
PROMISES PROMISES
Director: Angus Jackson
Sheffield Crucible
ARTURO UI
Director: Simon McBurney
New York
THE MALCONTENT
Director: Dominic Cooke
RSC, Swan Theatre
THE WASP FACTORY
Director: Malcolm Sutherland
West Yorkshire Playhouse
MY MOTHER SAID
Director: Dominic Cooke
Oxfod Stage Company
THE WEAVERS
Director: Dominic Cooke
Gate Theatre
THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
Director: Tim Supple
Royal Shakespeare Company

Previous Opera & Dance

BARTERED BRIDE
Director: Daniel Slater
New Zealand (2012), previously Valencia, Strasbourg and Opera North.
LOHENGRIN
Director: Daniel Slater
San Francisco, previously Houston and Geneva
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Director: Paul Curran
Teatro La Fenice
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Director: Daniel Slater
Oslo
PRINCE IGOR
Director: David Pountney
Zurich and Hamburg
KOMMILITONEN
Director: David Pountney
RAM, Julliard
WOZZECK
Director: Daniel Slater
Santa Fe
PETER GRIMES
Director: Paul Curran
Oslo, previously Washington DC and Santa Fe
PARSIFAL
Director: Nicola Raab
Tallinn
HEART OF DARKNESS
Director: Ed Dick
ROH2
ELIXIR OF LOVE
Director: Daniel Slater
Welsh National Opera and Opera North
PARADISE MOSCOW
Director: David Pountney
Opera North
NORMA
Director: Martin Constantine
Grange Park Opera
XERXES
Director: Daniel Slater
Stockholm
BETROTHAL IN A MONESTARY
Director: Daniel Slater
Valencia, Glyndebourne
DIE SOLDATEN
Director: David Pountney
Lincoln Center Festival, Ruhr Triennale
CARMEN
Director: David Pountney
Bolshoi Moscow
BILLY BUDD
Director: Paul Curran
Santa Fe
RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Director: Ed Dick
Snape Maltings
MANON LESCAUT
Director: Daniel Slater
Oviedo, Oslo, Opera North
RIGOLETTO
Director: Stefano Vizioli
Lyric Opera Chicago
CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN
Director: Daniel Slater
Geneva, San Fransisco, Bregenz
FLYING DUTCHMAN
Director: David Pountney
Welsh National Opera, Zurich
CAV AND PAG
Director: David Pountney
Deutsche Oper Berlin
SIMON BOCCANEGRA
Director: Stefano Vizioli
Santa Fe
CHARODEYKA
Director: David Pountney
Lisbon, St Petersburg
LA BOHEME
Director: Dominic Cooke
Grange Park Opera
RIGOLETTO
Director: James Macdonald
Welsh National Opera
ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
Director: Ed Hastings
Santa Fe
I CAPULETI E I MONTECCHI
Director: Dominic Cooke
Grange Park Opera