Morten K. Roesen

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Morten K. Roesen

Stage director

Morten K. Roesen, Opera Stage Director.

CV, Video & Pictures of his production can be seen here

Morten K. Roesen was born Denmark in 1984. He holds a MA in Dramaturgy from Aarhus University. He worked as assistant director at The Royal Danish Theatre, The Danish National Opera, Aarhus Theatre, and Teatret ved Sorte Hest.

He was intern by Kasper Holten at Deutsche Oper, Berlin and at Theater an der Wien, Vienna.

As Stage Director he won the Ring Award Off Competition in Graz in 2011.

He also directed at: State Opera Stara Zagora, the Danish music theatre ensemble Figura, two different Serbian opera companies Operosa & New Belgrade Opera, Copenhagen Opera Festival and by the Bulgarian theatre group 36 Monkeys

In 2011 he received a scholarship for the Internationale Forum at Theatertreffen in Berlin.

In 2017 he was chosen for the semifinal at the Ring Award competition in Graz, and participated in the final for the Nano Opera Competition in Moscow.

In 2018 he is was chosen for the Semifinal for European Opera Directing Prize in Birmingham.

Furthermore in 2018 he was chosen for the Opera Mangement Course by Opera Europa and the The Opera Creation Workshop by ENOA with La Monnaie as the sending institution.