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Alex Eales

Alex Eales


Idomeneo, ENO, Dir. Vicki Mortimer,  Designed By Alex Eales, 2010

Alex trained at the Wimbledon School of Art.

Design for Opera include the Chinese Premiere of Falstaff (Shanghai Opera House), Macbeth (Opera Theatre St Louis)Nozze di Figaro(Salzburg Festival 2015)The House Taken Over  (Festival d’Aix-en-Provence), Cosi fan Tutte (Opera Holland Park), Clemency (ROH2 Linbury Studio and Scottish Opera), Idomeneo (English National Opera), Tarantula in Petrol Blue (Aldeburgh Music), The Crocodile (Arcola Theatre).

Designs for theatre include: Nicht Ich / Tritte/ He, Joe (Berlin Volksbühne), Anatomy of a Suicide (The Royal Court Theatre), The Malady of Death, 4.48 Psychose, Reisende auf einem Bein, Alles weitere kennen Sie aus dem Kino (Deutsches Schauspielhaus in Hamburg) Limehouse (Donmar Warehouse) Schatten – Eurydike sagt (Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz, Berlin), Cleansed (National Theatre), Regeneration  (Royal & Derngate), Into the Woods (Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris), Not I/Footfalls/Rockaby (Royal Court & West End), Fraulein Julie (Schaubühne, Berlin and Barbican), Reise durch die Nacht (Schauspielhaus, Cologne, Berlin and Avignon festival),  Brimstone and Treacle, Ghosts (Arcola Theatre), Design For Living (Salisbury Playhouse), Say It With Flowers, small hours (Hampstead Theatre studio), The Breath Of Life (Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield), Dyled EileeenSpring Awakening – the musical (Theatr Genedlaethol and Tour), The Devil Inside Him (National Theatre Wales), Wunschkonzert (Schauspielhaus, Cologne and Berlin) , Jungfruleken (Kungsliga Dramatiska Teatern, Stockholm), The Swallowing Dark (Liverpool Playhouse Studio & Theatre 503), The Caucasian Chalk Circle, The Resistible Rise Of Arturo Ui (Watford Palace and Tour), At Break Of DayWidowsR.U.R , Still Life (Drum Theatre, Plymouth), The Country(Belgrade Theatre at Warwick Arts Centre). Also Costume Designer for Iron (Traverse Edinburgh then Royal Court Downstairs and Schauspielhaus, Leipzig).

Upcoming projects includes designing  Sleeping Men for Deutsches Schauspielhaus, Hamburg and a new devised dance piece for the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, among others.

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