Court Watson Biography

Set & Costume Design

Court WatsonBorn and raised in Chesapeake, Virginia. Virginia Opera debut. Credits include: Hänsel & Gretel, The Sound of Music, Fledermaus, Frau Luna, Jonny spielt auf, Annie, Spamalot, Der Himmel über Berlin, The Nutcracker  (Salzburger Landestheater), King for a Day, Blizzard at Marblehead Neck, Annie Get Your Gun (Glimmerglass), Man of La Mancha (Utah Opera / Central City Opera), La bohème (Wolf Trap), Baden-Baden (Gotham Chamber Opera), Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Beijing), Carmen (Opera Columbus), La Chauve-Souris (Opéra de Nice Côte d’Azur), West Side Story, Jekyll & Hyde (Theater Magdeburg), Kiss Me Kate, Cabaret (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Good News!, Meet John Doe (Goodspeed Musicals), Spelling Bee, Liberty Smith, Little Shop of Horrors, Christmas Carol (Ford’s Theatre), All’s Well That Ends Well (Shakespeare Theatre), Jekyll & Hyde, Hairspray, Rockville (European Tours), One Man Two Guv’nors, Evita, Gospel at Colonus (ZACH Theatre). Dear Edwina, It Must Be Him, Harvey and the Princess (Off-Broadway), Dance! Dance! Dance!, Rollin’ Down the River, Music Box Christmas (Hersheypark), Azul, Sea Lion High, O Wondrous Night, Sea of Trees, Winter Wonderland on Ice (SeaWorld) London Rocks, Roll Out the Barrel, Scrooge No More, Monster Stomp, IllumiNights (Busch Gardens Williamsburg). Upcoming: Beauty and the Beast (ZACH Theatre), ON THE TOWN (Olney Theatre Center). Watercolors published in 100 Artists of the Male Figure and exhibited at the Leslie-Lohman Museum. MFA New York University. BFA Virginia Commonwealth University.