Robin Norton-Hale


Robin Norton-Hale is the joint Artistic Director of OperaUpClose. A director, translator & producer, Robin studied English at Oxford University and trained at The King’s Head Theatre on their Resident Assistant Director programme.

Opera directing credits include: La Boheme (OperaUpClose); The Barber of Seville(OperaUpClose); Spirit of Vienna (English Touring Opera); Pimpinone (Colourhouse Theatre); Revival Director on Ariodante (English Touring Opera); Assistant Director on Katya Kabonova and The Abduction from the Seraglio (both English Touring Opera). Theatre directing credits include: Best Man Speech (UK tour), Live Canon (Northcott and Greenwich Theatres) and Pick ‘n’ Myths (Lyric Hammersmith and UK tour); Associate Director on Cloudcuckooland (Edinburgh Fringe, UK and European Tour) and Assistant Director on Sweet Charity (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane).