Internationally known for his designs in both opera and ballet, David Walker has designed costumes for Bizet’s Carmen at the Metropolitan Opera; Handel’s Semele, Massenet’s Manon, and Rossini’s Barbiere di Siviglia at San Francisco Opera; Richard Strauss’s Rosenkavalier at English National Opera; Mozart’s Don Giovanni in Edinburgh; Puccini’s Bohème and Massenet’s Werther at Glyndebourne; and Semele and Mozart’s Così fan tutte at Royal Opera Covent Garden. His credits at Santa Fe Opera include costume design for Der Rosenkavalier, Semele, La Traviata, and Handel’s Agrippina. At ballet companies, his credits include costume design for Cinderella and sets and costumes for Sleeping Beauty for the Royal Ballet, Giselle and La Sylphide for London Festival Ballet, and Swan Lake for Houston Ballet. Theater credits include designing costumes for London Assurance for the Royal Shakespeare Company. This production marks his debut at Seattle Opera.