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Dead Man Walking

Associate Lighting Designer
Lighting Design by Anthony Doran

Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Silk Street Theatre
February 2023

Dead Man Walking  is one of the most powerful and thought-provoking operas of recent decades, exploring questions of faith, redemption and justice. Based on the memoir of the same name by Sister Helen Prejean, it tells the true story of a nun’s journey as a spiritual advisor to a convicted murderer on death row in Louisiana's hardline state penitentiary.

Music by Jake Heggie

Libretto by Terrence McNally

Directed by Martin Lloyd-Evans

Assistant Directors Edie Bailey & Anne Sutton

Conducted by Dominic Wheeler

Assistant Conductor Edwin Spark

Set & Costume Design by Anna Reid

Associate Designer Kyra Coppini

Lighting Design by Anthony Doran

Sound Design by Andy Taylor

Photography by Photographise

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