Designer Dan Potra on his fantastical opera costumes

Tuesday February 22, 2011

A night out at the opera is a treat that dazzles the senses – musically invigorating and visually stunning.

Dan Potra discusses with us his ideas behind the fantastical costumes for the opera The Portrait.

The top set and costume designer, who has worked on productions of Sweeney Todd and The Magic Flute, tells how never realises his triumph or missteps until that moment when the curtain goes up and he see the audience’s reaction.

Click here to watch Dan talk about his exquisite yet haunting creations.

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