Marie Jeanne Lecca


Was born in Bucharest. She studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bucharest. She has worked as a production designer at the English National Opera (»Falstaff«, »Pelléas et Mélisande«, »The Stone Guest «), as well as at the opera companies in Minnesota, Houston, Dallas, and Seattle. She has worked as costume designer at the Bregenzer Festspiele, the Liceu Barcelona (»King Roger«), at the Welsh National Opera (»Khovanshchina«), at the Ruhrtriennale (»Die Soldaten«), at the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow (»Carmen«), the Royal Opera House Covent Garden (»Greek Passion«, »Wozzeck«, »Der Ring des Nibelungen«), at Opera North (»Julietta«, »Der Zwerg«, »Seven Deadly Sins «), at the Bayerische Staatsoper (»Faust«, »Katja Kabanova«, »Moses und Aaron«), at the Bregenzer Festspiele (»Maskerade«, »West Side Story«), the Salzburger Festspiele (»Turandot«), at Opernhaus Zürich (including »Peter Grimes«, »Macbeth«, »La Juive«), the Wiener Staatsoper (»Jenufa«, »Rienzi«), the Deutsche Oper Berlin (»Les Troyens«), at Opéra de Paris (»Salammbo«, »Guillaume Tell«), at the Théâtre de la Monnaie in Brussels (»The Turn of the Screw«), and with English National Opera (»Der Freischütz«, »Die Ausflüge des Herrn Broucek«). She has been awarded with the medal of the Martinu˚ Society. She comes to the Oper Leipzig as costume designer for »Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg«.