Tanya McCallin

(London, England)

2015–16 Season: Production Designer of Sweeney Todd

Tanya McCallin is a distinguished theatre and opera designer who works extensively in Europe, the U.S. and Australia. She has been associated with many important London theater productions including premieres of works by Arthur Miller, Pam Gems, and Mike Leigh and productions of Chekhov, Sheridan, and Shakespeare. After training at Central St. Martin’s School in London, she became the resident designer for a number of British regional repertory companies. Her extensive opera work includes The Barber of Seville and Manon for English National Opera; Carmen with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden; La Traviata at the Bolshoi Theater and Scottish Opera; Le Nozze di Figaro with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden; Macbeth in St. Petersburg; Les Contes d’Hoffmann at the Salzburg Festival; and Semele in Paris.