The Society of British Theatre Designers

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Chris de Wilde

Candide: the flight to Cadiz

Candide: the flight to Cadiz
  • Production: Candide
  • Venue: V√§rmlandsoperan, Karlstad, Sweden
  • Year: 2008
  • Author: version by John Caird
  • Directed by: Vernon Mound
  • Choreography by : Anthoula Papadakis
  • Composer : Leonard Bernstein
  • Lighting Design by: Fredrik Magnusson
  • Costume Design by: Chris de Wilde
  • Set designed by: Chris de Wilde
  • Photography by: Chris de Wilde
  • Design © Chris de Wilde
  • Image © Chris de Wilde
Candide's eccentric story is an invitation for the bizarre and surreal. Here Candide rides to Cadiz to set sail for the New World, accompanied by his beloved Cunegonde, Cacambo and the Old Lady.