Robert Carson

Robert Carson


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James Robert Carson is a theatre and opera director. He has worked extensively in theatre and opera both here and abroad. He is a graduate of the University Of Stirling, spent two years working in experimental theatre in San Francisco, studied Noh drama in Tokyo and directing at The Drama Centre, London 

He continues to be the Artistic Director of NOISE, New Opera In Scotland Events. This forms the basis of his research. Through the company he commissions new opera, composed for specific communities. He wants to expand the audience for new opera and explore the possibility of what a Scottish opera might look and sound like.

External positions

Artistic Director, New Opera in Scotland Events

31 Mar 2011 → …