Stewart Laing

Director and Designer


Stewart Laing is a theatre director and designer. Designs include Das Rhinegold, Die Walküre and From Morning to Midnight (English National Opera), Pygmalion and Endgame (Old Vic), La bohème (Royal Opera House, Teatro Real, Madrid, Lyric Opera Chicago), The Hairy Ape (Old Vic, Park Avenue Armory), Peter Grimes (La Scala, Milan), Fidelio (Scottish Opera), Skin Deep (Opera North, Royal Danish Opera), Rumpelstiltskin (Birmingham Contemporary Music Group), Supervision (Builders Association) and Titanic (Broadway, Tony Award for Best Scenic Design in a Musical 1997). Directing work includes Them! (National Theatre of Scotland), Creditors (Lyceum), The Skating Rink (Garsington Opera), The Sewing Group (Royal Court), Titus Andronicus (Dundee Rep), Ophelia (Òran Mór), The Maids (Citizens), La bohème (Scottish Opera), The Breasts of Tiresias, L’heure espagnole (Grange Park Opera), Tosca (Norrlandsoperan) and La fanciulla del West, Faust, Dead Man Walking (Malmö Opera). He is Artistic Director of Untitled Projects where his work includes JG Ballard Project, blind_sight, Slope, An Argument About Sex, The Salon Project, Paul Bright’s Confessions of a Justified Sinner, Slope Redux, The End of Eddy and We Are In Time.

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