Sayers Denni, choreographer
Denni Sayers, choreographer, was born in Great Britain. Her numerous opera credits include Cyrano de Bergerac (Alfano)‚ Carmen (Bizet) and Paul Bunyan (Britten) at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden‚ Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky) and Parsifal (Wagner) at the ENO‚ Peter Grimes (Britten) in Amsterdam‚ War and Peace (Prokofiev) at the Bastille in Paris, Porgy and Bess (Gershwin) in Washington, Der fliegende Holländer (Wagner) in San Francisco‚ Lohengrin (Wagner) and Yevgeni Onegin (Tchaikovsky) in Baden Baden, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner) in Zurich‚ Boulevard Solitude (Henze) in Geneva‚ Fidelio (Beethoven) in Salzburg and Lyon‚ Rigoletto (Verdi) in Dresden, Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss) and Don Carlo (Verdi) at WNO, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten) in Houston, and many others. Other credits include the musical Rebecca in Vienna and Oedipus at the Royal National Theatre in London. Her credits as a director include Tosca (Puccini) in Toronto and Water (Rachel Portman). At the Israeli Opera she choreographed Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck).