Venue: Royal Opera House, Linbury Theatre
Director: Thaddeus Strassberger
Set and Costume Design: Madeleine Boyd
Photography: Rob Youngson
Matt Haskins’s lighting design also plays its part with its sombre neon primary colours, pointing up the artificiality of much of the scenario while duly intensifying at those climactic junctures as the drama assumes an appreciably deeper and ultimately a starkly tragic aspect.
Richard Whitehouse Classical Source
Matt Haskins supplied the powerfully atmospheric lighting.
George Hall Opera News
With its intense lighting (Matt Haskins) and cool design (Madeleine Boyd), its brevity and shock ending, Glare is itself perhaps a perfectly engineered entertainment for the digital generation.
Helen Wallace BBC Music Magazine