Recent credits include: Don Pasquale for WNO; La traviata, for Longborough Festival Opera; Sounds and Sorcery – Celebrating
Disney’s Fantasia, for The Vaults; Vixen for Silent Opera (London, Helsinki and Beijing); Purcells’s King Arthur and The Fairy
Queen for the AAM at the Barbican Centre; Die Zauberflöte and Le nozze di Figaro for Turku Opera, Finland; Cosi fan tutte for
Bury Court Opera. Jakes has lit productions for nearly all the UK’s major music colleges including over 25 for RAO and is an
Honorary Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.
As associate designer, Jake lit the US premiere of Peter Maxwell Davis and David Pountney’s “Kommilitonen!” at the Lincoln
Centre New York.