Amir Hosseinpour

Choreographer William Tell

Born in Iran, Amir Hosseinpour founded his own company in 1992, with a repertoire that includes Fantasie Nocturne (Turtle Key Arts Centre, London); Is That All There Is (Almeida Theatre; La Mama, New York). Choreographic work includes Spuren der Verirrten, a new opera by Philip Glass (Linz); Les Troyens, La juive, Castor et Pollux, Tannhäuser, Götterdämmerung, Alice in Wonderland, Alceste (Netherlands Opera); Orlando paladino, Sokrates (Innsbruck / Berlin); Maria de Buenos Aires (Teatro Nacional de São Carlos, Lisbon); Die Florentiner Intermedien (Saarbrücken); La juive, L’enfant et  les sortilèges (Opera National de Paris); Tannhäuser (Baden, Baden); Zoroastre (l’Opéra Comique; Drottningholm); Julius Caesar (Bayerische Staatsoper); Les Troyens (La Scala); Il barbiere di Siviglia (Royal Opera House); The Midsummer Marriage (Munich); The Flying Dutchman (Opera de Lille); Petrushka (Bavarian State Ballet, Munich); Der goldene Hahn (Bregenz Festival). For television, Classic Widows (South Bank Show, LWT); Trouble In Tahiti (BBC - Vienna Television Award 2002); La Poussiere de l’Amour (ARTE, Germany). As a director, La traviata (Landestheater Niederbayern); Hôtel de Pékin (Nationale Reisopera). Co-directed with Nigel Lowery and choreographed, Platée (Netherlands Opera); The Soldier’s Tale (Barcelona Festival); L’Italiana in Algeri (Berlin Staatsoper); L’enfant et les sortilèges (Opera North); Rinaldo (Opera Montpellier / Insbruck / Berlin Staatsoper - Opernwelt Best Production); Orphée et Eurydice (Bayerische Staatsoper); Les Paladins (Theater Basel).