Costume Designer War and Peace / Un ballo in maschera
Marie-Jeanne Lecca was born in Bucharest and studied at the city’s Nicolae Grigorescu Institute of Fine Arts. A puppet designer and BAFTA-nominated costume designer, she was awarded a Martinů Medal in 2000 for her designs for Julietta and The Greek Passion. She has worked frequently with David Pountney, including on the current Ring cycle at the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Recent engagements: Costume Designer Das Rheingold (Lyric Opera of Chicago); The Haunted Manor (Opera Narodowa); Guillaume Tell (Grand-Théâtre de Genève)
Forthcoming engagements: Costume Designer Siegfried (Lyric Opera of Chicago); Costume Designer Un ballo in maschera (WNO); Costume Designer Die Passagierin (Israeli Opera)