Julian Crouch is a director, designer and writer whose career spans theatre, opera, ballet, film and television. Highlights include the co-creation, co-direction and design of the award-winning Shockheaded Peter. Opera credits include Satyagraha (English National Opera, Metropolitan Opera), The Merry Widow (Metropolitan Opera), Le Petit Prince (Opéra de Lausanne), The Magic Flute (Welsh National Opera) and Mackie Messer (Salzburg Festival). Broadway credits include Hedwig and the Angry Inch, The Addams Family, Big Fish, and Head Over Heels. In addition to Cinderella, Julian Crouch also designed the set for Christopher Wheeldon´s The Nutcracker (Joffrey Ballet Chicago) in 2016.