S. Katy Tucker

S. Katy Tucker

(Louisville, Kentucky)

2017-18 Season: Projection Designer for Der Ring des Nibelungen

S. Katy Tucker made her San Francisco Opera debut designing the projections for Götterdämmerung in 2011, and she returned for productions of Heart of a Soldier, Mefistofele, Der Fliegende Holländer, and Two Women. Tucker began her career as a painter and installation artist, exhibiting her work at a variety of galleries, such as the Corcoran Museum in Washington, D.C. and Artist’s Space in New York City. Her work in theater and opera has been seen around the world, including Dmitri Tcherniakov’s production of Prince Igor at the Metropolitan Opera, Der Fliegende Holländer at the Atlanta Opera, and West Side Story at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Upcoming productions include Der Fliegende Holländer at Houston Grand Opera and Cincinnati Opera, Orphée at the Banff Centre, and Rigoletto at Wolf Trap Opera.