Ken Howard, Theater Photographer, on Covering the Stage

October 3, 2016

By David Walker

© Ken Howard

Joyce DiDonato in “The Enchanted Island” at New York’s Metropolitan Opera in 2012. “I’ve been practically on stage at the Metropolitan Opera, and man is that exciting,” says Howard.

Specializing in theatrical performances since the 1970s, Ken Howard now photographs performances of major opera companies including The Met, the San Diego Opera, the Los Angeles Opera, the Santa Fe Opera, Opera Theatre of St. Louis and others. PDN: How did you get interested in theater photography? Ken Howard: I was always interested in theater. My mother got me a...

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