Directed "La Boheme" opera by Giacomo Puccini
on Broadway. He was nominated for a Tony award as Best Director.
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But above everything else, [William Shakespeare
] had to deal with a city of 400,000 people and a theatre that held 4,000 and everyone from the street sweeper upwards. Not unlike your local cineplex, and he used everything possible to arrest and stop that audience - really bawdy comedy and then, wham! Something really beautiful and poetic. Everything we did in Romeo + Juliet
(1996) was based on ...
He was awarded the Australian Centenary Medal in the 2001 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Australian society in film direction and production.
Frequently uses bright distinct colors and fast-paced editing