Lecca was born in Bucharest and studied at the city’s Nicolae Grigorescu
Institute of Fine Arts. A 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: Les vêpres siciliennes (Theater Bonn); The Passenger (Israeli Opera); Manon Lescaut (Teatro alla Scala); Un ballo in maschera (WNO)