The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: We Are The Storytellers Now - open until March 29, 2020 at V&A London


  • Company: Icelandic Opera
  • Year: 2005
  • Author: Puccini
  • Directed by: Jamie Hayes
  • Lighting Design by: Bjorn Bergsveinn Gudmundsson
  • Set designed by: Will Bowen
  • Photography by: Will Bowen
  • Design © Will Bowen
  • Image © Will Bowen
There are no wings and no flies in Reykjavik's opera house, so the transformations involved one large trucked piece of scenery and a red velvet drape - and of course Bjossi's beautiful lighting.