Amy Lane

Amy is Head Staff Director at The Royal Opera, Covent Garden.

Born in London, Amy began her career as a young singer, performing with The Royal Opera, English National Opera, British Youth Opera, Opera Holland Park and was a backing singer for Barry Manilow at Wembley Arena.

As stage and video director: War Horse in Concert (Royal Albert Hall), Bryn Terfel at 50 (Royal Albert Hall), Tosca (Wales Millennium Centre: Welsh National Opera and the RLPO) The Spirit of Christmas and Rudolph on Hope Street (Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra).

Her credits as Associate Director are The Great Gatsby (Semperoper, Dresden) The Merchant of Venice (The Bregenz Festival, Polish National Opera, Welsh National Opera) and as Revival Director, Tosca and Don Giovanni  (The Royal Opera, Covent Garden) and King Roger (Opera Austalia, Sydney Opera House).

In 2015 she created a new production of Noye’s Fludde for the ACT partnership, with performances in Amiens, Compiegne and Cambridge.

As Assistant Director: Die Walküre, Götterdämmerung, The Beggar’s Opera, Tosca, Carmen, Die Zauberflöte, Wozzeck, Don Giovanni, Król Roger, Macbeth, Gianni Schicchi, OEdipe, Manon Lescaut, Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg  (The Royal Opera), Wozzeck and Parsifal (Royal Danish Opera), Tosca (WNO), Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park with George, Into the Woods and Carousel (Le Châtelet, Paris), Le nozze di Figaro (Polish National Opera), Andre Chénier  (Bregenz Festival), Ruddigore and Carousel (Opera North), Mathis der Maler (Theater an der Wien), Nabucco (Deutsche Oper Berlin) and Otello  (English National Opera).

Upcoming events include: Revival director of Don Giovanni (Gran Teatre del Liceu) and Associate Director on Brothers (Den Jyske Opera) and The Merchant of Venice (ROH).