Sarah Annette Opstad Demmon
SARAH ANNETTE OPSTAD DEMMON returns to Ekland Opera after designing "Hansel and Gretel" and last season's "The Marriage of Figaro" and "It's a Wonderful Life." Recent works include: building and designing Long Beach Ballet’s "Cinderella"; designing for Opera Steamboat: "Rusalka," "Frida" and "Hansel and Gretel"; associate wig and makeup coordinator for Opera Colorado’s last 17 seasons and assistant designer for "Barber of Seville"; wig mistress and special effects makeup artist for Colorado Ballet's "Don Quixote," "Nutcracker," "Wizard of Oz" and Washington Ballet's "Dracula" at the Kennedy Center. She taught and designed for Summer Repertory Theater in Santa Rosa, CA, as well as Vocal Arts Symposium at Colorado College; and designed for Castleton Opera, Finger Lakes Opera, Opera Theater of The Rockies and Utah Opera. She has worked for the following companies: Central City Opera, Opera Omaha, Minnesota Opera, Opera Carolina, Atlanta Opera, Denver Center, Arvada Center, North Carolina Theatre Company, Hartford Stage, South Coast Repertory, CNN, Fox News DC, CW2 Denver and The History Channel.