OPERA ON A SHOESTRING  -  EDINBURGH GRAND OPERA  -  PRIMAVOCE   

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR & FOUNDER

award winning company

OPERA ON A SHOESTRING 1994-97

Don Giovanni - Cosi fan Tutte - La Traviata - Lucia di Lammermoor - Imeneo - La Boheme - Don Pasquale - Il Barbiere di Siviglia - Tosca -  Opera Highlights - Opera Inspired by Folk Tales 

Performances at The Cottier Theatre, Henry Wood Hall, The Citizens' Theatre, The Tron Theatre, The Culross Festival, The Highland Festival, The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, The Glasgow International Folk Festival, The Mendelsohn on Mull Festival, West End Festival

 

AWARDS

Scotland on Sunday PAPER BOAT AWARD

for LA TRAVIATA - Cottier Theatre - MAYFEST 1995

The Herald SPIRIT OF MAYFEST

for TOSCA - Citizens' Theatre - MAYFEST 1997

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR 

EDINBURGH GRAND OPERA 2011-14

and OPERA DIRECTOR

with DESIGNER ANNETTE GILLIES

LA PRIGIONE DI EDIMBURGO Edinburgh Festival Fringe STAGS & Queen's Hall Edinburgh (UK Premiere) 2011

CARMEN  Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh 2012

DON GIOVANNI Queen's Hall Edinburgh 2013

LA TRAVIATA the King's Theatre Edinburgh 2013

PRIMAVOCE 2013-19

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR  

DESIGN DIRECTOR - ANNETTE GILLIES

Presenting and performing  stimulating innovative operatic works that excite and challenge 

 

TORCH SONG DIVAS Webster's Theatre Glasgow 2015

LOVE HURTS Atheneum Theatre Glasgow 2015

TOSCA the HENCHMAN'S TALE Oran Mor Glasgow & Haddo Arts Festival 2017

LOVE DEATH & DESTINY Beacon Arts Centre Greenock 2018​

Currently Dunwoodie & Gillies are part of the Artistic Team for the TTM European Project  and for Wilde the Opera (in development)