Marie Jeanne Lecca
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​Marie-Jeanne Lecca

Costume Designer

Marie-Jeanne 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: Costume Designer Francesca da Rimini (La Scala Milan) and Strasny Dwor in Warsaw; Set and Costume Designer for the Weill and Schönberg evening at L’Opera du Rhin in Strasbourg.