Katie Mitchell

United Kingdom, 1964

Katie Mitchell is a theatre director. She began her career with theatre companies such as Paines Plough and the Royal Shakespeare Company. Her opera debut in 1991 was Don Giovanni with the Welsh National Opera. She also directed a film version of Benjamin Britten’s The Turn of the Screw. At the end of 2011, she was the director of Manfred Trojahn’s opera Orest performed by De Nederlandse Opera.

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Nexus Conference 2011. Debate Sense of Crisis

First debate: Commedia Humana. Part I: Sense of Crisis With Ivan Fischer, Claudio Magris, Nuria Schoenberg-Nono, Katie Mitchell, Michael Steinberg and Carl Niekerk at the Muziektheater in Amsterdam.

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Debate on Faith in Art

First debate: Commedia Humana, Part II: Faith in Art With Ivan Fischer, Claudio Magris, Nuria Schoenberg-Nono, Katie Mitchell, Michael Steinberg and Carl Niekerk at the Muziektheater in Amsterdam.