Brussels Philharmonic | Fanny Gilbert-Collet

Fanny Gilbert-Collet

stage director

In season 23/24, Fanny Gilbert-Collet created the concept for the Brussels Philharmonic production Ein Heldenleben. Previously Gilbert-Collet collaborated with the orchestra for it's unique production DREAMS.

Fanny Gilbert-Collet completed her Masters in Fine Arts in Theatre Directing at the University of Ottawa in 2011. Part of the Yulanda Faris Young Artists Program, she was assistant stage director for the 2013-2014 season of the

Gilbert-Collet is the prize-winner of awards for Outstanding Production of the Year and New Creation of the Year at the Rideau Awards in 2013, and in 2016, her work was rewarded with the prestigious Richard Wagner Verband grant to go to Bayreuth.

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Heroes take many forms – in real life as well as in art. Richard Strauss brought a succession of heroes to the fore in his symphonic poems, two of whom come to life in this programme – thanks to Strauss’ impressive orchestration – as if in a film.

30.09.2023 at Flagey

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