UPCOMING

 

13, 17, 26 July, 1, 5, 13, 22 August 2019

Santa Fe Opera

Cosi fan tutte | Mozart

Harry Bicket, conductor; R. B. SCHLATHER, director; PAUL TATE DEPOO, set; Terese Wadden, costume; JAX MESSENGER, light; Marcus Shields, Assistant Director

 

7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 20, 22, 24 NOVEMBER 2019

Oper Frankfurt

TAMERLANO | Handel

karsten Januschke, conductor; r. b. schlather, director; paul steinberg, set; doey luthi, costume; Marcel Heyde, light; Mareike Wink, dramaturg

 

PAST

 

MARCH 2019

CURTIS OPERA THEATER,

OPERA PHILADELPHIA,

KIMMEL CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

DON GIOVANNI | MOZART

COnductor Karina Canellakis, DIRECTOR R. B. Schlather, SET PAUL TATE DEPOO, COSTUME R. B. Schlather, Stylist Zia Anger, hair and makeup faces by fre, LIGHT JAX MESSENGER, light associate christopher frey, Movement tobin del cuore, assistant director emily cuk

 

November 2018

WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL

FLUXCONCERT | LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC

Christopher Rountree, Curator, Conductor; R. B. schlather, Co-curator, Director, Performer; Elise McMahon, Designer, Performer; Kate Nordstrom, Producer; Daniel Stermer, Producing Associate; Arley Marks, Cocktails

New Yorker Magazine - Notable Performances 2018

 

October 2018

syracuse opera

macbeth | verdi

COnductor christian capoccacia, DIRECTOR R. B. Schlather, SET PAUL TATE DEPOO, COSTUME R. B. Schlather, Stylist Zia Anger, LIGHT JAX MESSENGER

 

JUNE 2018

UNISON MEDIA

Green-Wood Cemetery

THE ROSE ELF | DAVID HERTZBERG

Teddy Poll, Condutor; R. B. Schlather, director, designer; Fay Eva, Stylist; Lily Scheff, Hair and Makeup; JAX Messenger, Lights

WQXR 2018 Excellence in Opera award

WQXR 2018 Excellence in opera award - costume

WQXR 2018 Excellence in Opera award - director (honorable mention)

 

November 2017

HUDSON OPERA HOUSE

THE MOTHER OF US ALL | Thompson, Stein

R. B. Schlather, director, curator, producer; Marsha Ginsberg, Designer; JAX Messenger, Designer; joan retallack, dramaturge; Tony Kieraldo, music director; David Sytkowski, Coach, Arrangements, Repetiteur; daniel stermer, producing associate; lily scheff, hair and makeup; michael hoffmann, assistant director; jesse hart, zia anger production assistants; aleba gartner, pr, the staff of hudson hall, hudson ny

new york times - best opera performances 2017

wqxr - best classical music performances 2017

 

october 2017

curtis opera theater

impressions of pelleas | debussy, Brook

Lisa Keller, music director; r. b. schlather, director, designer; paul depoo, set design; jax messenger, light; zia anger, stylist; marcus sheilds, assistant director; boswell scott, grooming; faces by free, makeup

 

September 2017

opera philadelphia o17 festival

The Barnes Foundation

the wake world | David Hertzberg

Elizabeth Braden, Conductor; r. b. schlather, director, designer; terese wadden, costume; jax messenger, light

music critics association of north america award - best new opera 2017

 

August 2017

Wolf Trap Opera

the juniper tree | Philip Glass, Robert Moran

Bastianello | John Musto

Lidiya Yankovskaya, conductor; r. b. schlather, director; blake palmer, set and costume; bob grimes, light; marcus sheilds, assistant director

 

april 2017

national sawdust

madrigal opera | philip glass

r. b. schlather, director, designer; johnny gandelsman, violin; choral chameleon; alessandra calabi, assistant director

 

march 2017

curtis opera theater

doctor atomic | John Adams, peter sellars

timothy myers, conductor; r. b. schlather, director; paul depoo, set; terese wadden, costume; jax messenger, lights

 

December 2016

national sawdust

ariodante | Handel

Geoffrey McDonald, Music Director; R. B. Schlather, director; with tamara wilson, jamie van eyck, randal scotting, ambur braid, samuel levine, elliot figg,

 

August 2016

Bard Music Festival at the richard b. fisher center

Turandot | Berio, puccini

Leon Botstein, conductor; r. b. schlather, director; paul depoo, set; jax messenger, lights

with melody moore, russell thomas, richard cox, cecelia violetta lopez

 

May - August 2016

Illuminarts

perez art museum miami

jack shainman | The school gallery

little match girl passion | David Lang

Amanda Crider, music director; r. b. schlather, director; terese wadden, costume; with anne carolyn bird, zack james, karim sulayman, brennan hall, Michael zell

 

october 2015

boston lyric opera

cyclorama at boston center for the arts

in the penal colony | Philip Glass

ryan turner, conductor; R. B. SChlather, director; julia noulin merat, set; terese wadden, costume; jax messenger, light; john conklin, supertitles

new york times - best classical music performances 2015

boston classical - review best classical music performances 2015

 

april 2015

whitebox art center

orlando | Handel

geoffrey macdonald, music director; r. b. schlather, stage director; paul tate depoo, set; terese wadden, costume; jax messenger, light; amelia bell, hair and makeup; jason kaiser, stage management; daniel stermer, producing associate; with kiera duffy, drew minter, hadleigh adams, brennan hall, anya matonovic

wqxr - best opera performances 2015

 

September 2014

whtiebox art center

alcina | Handel

geoffrey macdonald, music director; r. b. schlather, stage director; paul tate depoo, set; terese wadden, costume; jax messenger, light; David Bova, hair and makeup; Emily Cuk, Assistant Director; Audrey Chait, stage management; With katharina hagopian, anne carolyn bird, jamie van eyck, eve gigliotti, samuel levine, david adam moore