Park Avenue Armory recently announced the appointment
of Pierre Audi as Artistic Director. A critically acclaimed
director and artistic director, Audi will continue to lead the
Dutch National Opera, a role he has held since 1988 while
also serving as Artistic Director of the Holland Festival in
Amsterdam from 2004 until 2014.Audi will join Park Avenue Armory in
October 2015 to begin planning its 2017 season.
“Creating adventurous new work inside unusual spaces of exceptional architectural character has been a lifetime passion for me. From founding the Almeida Theatre in London, to initiating many ambitious projects for Dutch National Opera and the Holland Festival in Amsterdam, the privilege of leading the artistic program of Park Avenue Armory is both an organic development in my journey and a dream come true,” said Audi