Catherine Zuber

Catherine Zuber(London, England)

Catherine Zuber made her San Francisco Opera debut with the 2008 production of Das Rheingold, and her costume designs were seen in the Company’s 2011 Ring cycle. Recent operatic credits include Otello, L’Elisir d’Amore, Le Comte Ory, and Nico Muhly’s Two Boys at the Metropolitan Opera; Roméo et Juliette and Il Barbiere di Siviglia at the Metropolitan Opera and Lyric Opera of Chicago; South Pacific at Opera Australia; Carousel at Houston Grand Opera; La Forza del Destino at Washington National Opera; and Daniel Catán’s Florencia en el Amazonas at Washington National Opera and Los Angeles Opera. Zuber’s work on The King and I, The Royal Family, South Pacific, The Coast of Utopia, Awake and Sing!, The Light in the Piazza, and My Fair Lady earned her Tony Awards for best costume design. She was also nominated an additional seven times for Tony Awards for War Paint, Golden Boy, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Born Yesterday, Edward Albee’s Seascape, Dinner at Eight, and Twelfth Night. Zuber has received the 2017 Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award, and she is a 2016 Theater Hall of Fame inductee.