La Bohème Picture Gallery

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour opens this week and the offering this year is Puccini’s masterpiece La Bohème. Directed by Andy Morton and conducted by Brian Castles-Onion the sets and costumes are designed by Dan Potra who memorably designed the exquisite sets and costumes for Turandot (HOSH 2016). 

Here’s a preview of just some of Potra’s colourful, 1960s Paris inspired designs. Scroll down to see all six images. Images courtesy Opera Australia, credit Dan Potra. Performance information.

Mimì costume design inspiration for Acts 1 & 2 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Mimì costume design inspiration for Acts 1 & 2 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Marcello costume design, act 3 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Marcello costume design, act 3 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Musetta costume design inspiration for Act 2 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Musetta costume design inspiration for Act 2 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Parpignol costume design inspiration in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Parpignol costume design inspiration in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Football kids costume design inspiration in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème.Credit Dan Potra

Football kids costume design inspiration in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème.Credit Dan Potra

Marcello costume design inspiration for Act 4 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

Marcello costume design inspiration for Act 4 in Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour — La Bohème. Credit Dan Potra

 
Posted on March 19, 2018 @ 12.51
 

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