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Seattle Opera.

Orphée et Eurydice



Stage Director: Jose Maria Condemi
Conductor: Gary Wedow
Set Designer: Phillip Lienau
Costume Designer: Heidi Zamora
Lighting Designer: Connie Yun
Scenery Period/Style: Timeless Fantasy
Scenery: 2012
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: Timeless Fantasy
Year Costumes Built: 2012
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop
Supertitles: Jonathan Dean


View Orphée et Eurydice in the Performance Archive



Scenery and Services Fee: $30,000.00
Director: Required to offer artist first opportunity to provide artist's services.
Director Royalty: Included
Set Designer Royalty: Included
Set Designer Obligation: Required to offer artist five days of employment.
Number and size of truck(s): 2 - 53' Logistic post with Air-Ride
Insured set value: $250,000.00
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $5,000.00 required. Actual costs will be calculated and SO will invoice/refund the difference.
Technical Supervisors:
  • Provided by Seattle Opera.
  • Required for the initial load-in, set-up and load-out.
  • Expect 1 day to load-in this scenery and 1 day to strike and load-out.

NOTE: The quoted costs are subject to change. Final costs will be set when a contract is requested.


  Set-Up Running Strike
Stage Carpenters: 18 6 18
Stage Properties Crew: 4 4 4
Stage Electricians: 14 5* 14
Stage Fly Men: 2 3 2
Approximate time (hours): 12 hours  N/A 6 hours

* Does not include board operators or follow spots

View Scenery Technical Drawings


Minimum width: 60'
Minimum depth:

45' to R/P

Minimum number of line sets: 11 (does not include masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 48' (R/P)
Height of tallest flying piece: 40' (Scrim)


  • Lift used in Seattle Opera's production is included with the rental if available. However, the lift is not necessary to produce the show.
  • Stock raker boxes are included if available.
  • Stock equipment is NOT included in the rental price. Stock equipment includes, but is not limited to, the following:
    • All black masking
    • Black Scrim



Total Costume Rental: $13,500.00


  • Costume rental fee
  • Designer Royalty
  • Packing charges
  • Cleaning

Not Included:

  • Refundable damage deposit
  • Costume Supervisor fee and expenses including per diem, airfare and hotel. (Supervisor required for packout. Estimated minimum number of days: 3)
  • Shipping
  • Insurance Certificate

COSTUME Information

Principal Women (3 costumes)
2) Eurydice (x2 - double cast)
1) Amour

Principal Men (1 costume)
1) Orphee (x2 - double cast)

Chorus Women (14 bodies, 42 costumes equivalents)
14) Funeral look (half-costume overdressed over Apotheosis)
14) Fury look (half-costume overdressed over Elysian items)
14) Elysian look
14) Apotheosis look

Chorus Men (14 bodies, 42 costumes equivalents)
14) Funeral look (half-costume overdressed over Apotheosis)
14) Fury look (half-costume overdressed over Elysian items)
14) Elysian look
14) Apotheosis look

Dancer Women (3 bodies, 10.5 costumes equivalents)
3) Funeral look (half-costume overdressed over Apotheosis items)
3) Fury look
3) Elysian look
3) Apotheosis look

Dancer Men (4 bodies, 14 costumes equivalents)
4) Funeral look (half-costume overdressed over Apotheosis items)
4) Fury look
4) Elysian look
4) Apotheosis look

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Supertitles are also available to rent for Orphée et Eurydice. Please send all inquiries to

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