(b Shanghai, 1946).
Australian director. In 1970s and 1980s prod. Shakespeare and the classics for Nat. Th., London, and BBC tv. Operatic career began at CG 1975 with Peter Grimes, followed there by many productions. For ENO prods. incl. Brit. première of Ligeti's Le Grand Macabre (1984). NY Met début 1980. WNO début 1994.