George Souglides

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Designer

George was born in Cyprus but has lived in Greece and England before moving to France.  He studied 3-D design at Kingston University and Theatre Design at Motley. George was part of the British Theatre Design exhibition Collaborators at the Victoria and Albert Museum and part of the Greek entry at the Prague Quadrennial in 2007.


Italian Girl in Algiers - Garsington Opera
George Souglides spectacular designs, integrated with clever lighting effects, range from dancers in colour co-ordinated hijabs to a vast illuminated staircase that undulates like a magic carpet.
— What's on Stage
A Flowering Tree - Gothenburg Opera
Nicola Raab’s visionary direction focussed on the music and the characters on stage, making excellent use of a minimalist set, beautiful costumes (both the responsibility of George Souglides) and Aaron
— SeenandHeard-International.com
Golden Cockerel -Bergen National Opera
...designer George Souglides and his stunning costumes were much coveted...
— Classical Music Magazine

Gallery


2018

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Ariadne auf Naxos Goteborge Opera (Sweden), Dir. Rodula Gaitanou
Il Corsaro Palau de les Arts (Valencia)

2017

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Il Turco in Italia Bergen National Opera (Norway), Dir. Mark Lamos

2016

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Lohengrin Royal Danish Opera, Dir. Nicola Raab
Italian Girl in Algiers Garsington Opera (Wormsley), Dir. William Tuckett
The Marriage of Figaro Goteborg Opera
Carmen Greek National Opera, Dir. Stephen Langridge
The Flowering Tree Teatro Nacional De Sao Carlos (Lisbon), Dir. Nicola Raab

2015

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Boris Godunov Savonlinna Opera, Dir. Nicola Raab
The Flowering Tree Göteborg Opera (Sweden),Dir. Nicola Raab

2014

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Cosi fan tutte Greek National Opera, Dir. Rodula Gaitanou
Marriage of Figaro Göteborg Opera (Sweden), Dir. Stephen Langridge
The Golden Cockerel Bergen National Opera (Norway), Dir. Mark Lamos