Israeli artist and filmmaker Tal Rosner made his Royal Opera House debut in 2016 as video designer for Pet Shop Boys: Inner Sanctum. He made his Royal Ballet debut in the 2016/17 Season as video artist for Les Enfants Terribles, created by Javier De Frutos.
Rosner was born in Jerusalem. He studied at Central Saint Martins and creates immersive video design across different genres. His work in music has included In Seven Days (Piano Concerto with Moving Image) and the multi-channel film Polaris, both with Thomas Adès; an interpretation of Britten’s Four Sea Interludes with New World Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra and the San Francisco Symphony; collaborations with Katia and Marielle Labèque on Stravinsky and Debussy’s music for two pianos; an interpretation of Nancarrow’s Player Piano Study no.7; and Lachen verlernt with Jennifer Koh and Esa-Pekka Salonen. His designs for theatre have included X and You for Me for You (Royal Court Theatre) and Husbands and Sons and Everyman (National Theatre). Dance credits include De Frutos’s The Most Incredible Thing (with music by Pet Shop Boys) and the dance film Inertia for BalletBoyz. He has created site-specific digital art murals for Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, the Great North Run Million Opening Ceremony and in Chronograph for the New World Centre, Miami.
Rosner’s awards include the 2008 BAFTA for Best Title Sequences for ‘Skins’ (Channel 4).