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 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 Siegfried (Lyric Opera of Chicago); The Haunted Manor (Polish National Opera); Götterdammerung (Royal Opera)