Lysanne van Overbeek

Assistant Director

Lysanne moved to the UK in 2010 to train in Musical Theatre at Trinity Laban, Conservatoire of Music and Dance.

Since graduating Lysanne has been performing and directing all over Europe.

Lysanne’s directing credits include: Connections: Exploring Oratorio (Over the Pond Productions), The Tales of Hoffmann (Opera Integra), Rigoletto (Brent Opera), I Capuleti e I Montecchi (The Arcola Theatre), The Magic Flute (Opera Integra), Lady Of Stavoren (Over the Pond Productions), A Tune of Two Muses (The Arcola), 2022 (The Bunker Theatre), Pedestal (Hidden Theatre Company), Overcast (The Vaults), A Night Of Theatre, Classics for Parkinson’s, Music for Parkinson’s (Limitless PD)

As assistant director her credits include: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (Barefoot Opera), Das Rheingold (The Arcola), Anna Bolena (Longborough Festival Opera), Street Scene (Koln Oper), Carmen (UK tour, Barefoot Opera), The Rape Of Lucretia (The Arcola Theatre), Il Trionfo Del Tempo E Del Disinganno (Die Alte Munze Berlin, Kiez Oper), Measure for Measure (Bath Spa University), Edward II (Lazarus Theatre Company), Hansel & Gretel (Celebrate Voice), The Cunning Little Vixen (The Arcola), Max the Brave (Britten Sinfonia), Tosca (Celebrate Voice), Alcina (Longborough Festival Opera)

Lysanne was due to direct La Cenerentola for Barefoot Opera and work as assistant director at Opera Holland Park and the Arcola. These productions have now been postponed due to COVID-19. 

www.lysannevanoverbeek.co.uk


Previously for Longborough: Anna Bolena (2019), Alcina (2016)