Raimund Orfeo Voigt
Raimund Orfeo Voigt, the set designer for this new production of Norma, is working at Oper Frankfurt for the first time. This is also the first time he has worked with Christof Loy, with whom he will create a new production of Strauss’ Capriccio at the Teatro Real in Madrid in 2019. Recent engagements have included Samson et Dalila at the Vienna State Opera with Alexandra Liedtke, A Florentine Tragedy/Gianni Schicchi double bill at the Nationale Opera in Amsterdam with Jan Philipp Gloger, Der Freischütz at La Scala Milan, La Bohème and Fidelio at the Grand Théâtre de Genève with Matthias Hartmann and Parsifal at Theater Bremen with Marco Štorman. He has also designed sets for other directors including Andrea Breth, Anna Badora, Annette Raffalt, Christiane Pohle and Mateja Koležnik at theatres including the Burgtheater in Vienna, Schauspielhaus Graz, the Berlin Ensemble, Düsseldorf Schauspielhaus, Residenztheater in Munich, Staatstheater Mainz, Schauspiel Leipzig and the Salzburg and Munich festivals. Raimund Orfeo Voigt studied with Prof. Erich Wonder at the Academy for Fine Arts in Vienna. He assisted Erich Wonder and Robert Wilson for many years. He has been holding masterclasses at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna since 2011.