Elena Cicorella - set and costume designer

elena.cicorella@gmail.com

 

Costume designer in Lyric Opera, Musical, Ballet, Theatre and Video.

In  LYRIC OPERA  She designed costumes for many important productions  directed  by  Giorgio Marini:

"Interludi:Musiche per il mito di Eco e Narciso" Clementi at Orestiadi Festival, Gibellina (TR) (1992). "L’Orfeo" Monteverdi  Regio O. H. Turin (1996) and ’Opèra de Lausanne, 

"Turn of the screw"  Britten at Comunale O.H., Bologna (1997 and 2013); "Carillon" Clementi at Teatro alla Scala,  Milan (1998);  "l’Olimpiade"  Vivaldi at  Rendano O.H. Cosenza(1998). "Suor Angelica"  Puccini and "Jolanta" Tchaikowsky, San Carlo O.H., Napoles, "Jolanta" Tchaikowsky and  "The Bear" Walton

at  Monte Carlo O.H.  Principato di Monaco(1999).

Dittic by Petrassi:  "Morte dell’aria"  and " Il Cordovano"  La Fenice O.H., Venice.(2004).

On 2001 She worked with the director Francesco Micheli at Verdi Festival - Regio O.H. Parma in  "il Trovatore", production revival in FRANCE:  Avignone O.H., Massy O.H., Royal O.H.Wallonie, Esplanade de Saint Etienne (2002/2003).

On  2001 She started to work with the director Marco Gandini:

"La Zingara" Donizetti,  "Le due contesse" and "Il Duello" by Paisiello (2002) at   d’Itria Valley Festival,  Martina Franca. "Tancredi " Rossini at  Municipal O.H. Piacenza, Modena O.H., Ferrara O.H. and Regio Emilia O.H. (2002) .

"Traviata" Verdi at Lombard Circuit Opera Houses:  Brescia, Cremona, Como, Pavia,  Bergamo and revival at Carlo Felice O.H.Genova (2004) and De Carolis  O.H. Sassari (2005).

On 2003 costume designer in "Aida" Verdi, director Stefano Monti at Olympic Stadium Seoul, KOREA  On 2005 She worked with the director Mietta Corli, drawing the costumes for "Die Zauberflote" Mozart at  Colliseum O.H. Porto, PORTUGAL.and on 2006/2007 "Carmen" Bizet, coproduction by  Colisseum O.H. Porto PORTUGAL, "Carmen" director Wolfgang Kremer, Pergolesi Spontini Festival Jesi and Comunal O.H. Treviso ITALY (2005)

"Carmen" director Marco Pucci Catena at National Theatre Belgrade O.H. SERBIA.

On 2011 costume designer in  "Turandot" Puccini at Massimo O.H.,  Palermo and "Lo frate ‘nnamorato" Pergolesi at Festival Pergolesi  Spontini, Jesi;  Both productions with the direction of  Willy Landin

2014 costume designer in  "Les contes d’Hoffmann"  Offenbach at  Verdi O.H. Pisa, Goldoni H.O.Livorno, Giglio O.H. Lucca, Coccia O.H. Novara Opera Studio Production, director Nicola Zorzi. 

"Otello" Verdi. opening of the season 2015 at Regio O.H. Turin. director Walter Sutcliffe.

2018 Costume designer in "Il Trovatore" Verdi.

Teatri Rete Lirica delle Marche: Ascoli Piceno, Fano, Fermo, Chieti, Fondazione Pergolesi Spontini di jesi

director: Valentina Carrasco.

2019 Costume designer in "La muette de Portici/ Die Stumme von portici" Auber.

Theater Opera Kiel, Germany.

director: Valentina Carrasco

 

MUSICAL "Lady in the dark"  Kurt Weill at Massimo O.H. Palermo and at  Opera of  Roma , director Giorgio Marini, coreographer Micha Van Hoecke (2001/2002)

"The Beauty and the Beast"  director and coreographer  Luciano Cannito. tour in Italy (1996)

 

BALLET: coreographer Luciano Cannito"Cassandra" by Christa Wolf, San Carlo O.H. Napoles, Verdi O.H. Trieste. Tour in Italy, Tel Aviv O.H.  ISRAEL, ’Estonian National Opera Tallin ESTONY, Avignon O.H. FRANCE. Ballet Nice Mediterranée(1996/ 2019)

 

THEATRE  costume designer in  "King Lear"  Shakespeare at T Romano Theatre of  Verona; "Jesus of Nazareth" Dreyer at Carignano Theatre Torino , both directed by Franco Branciaroli.

"Ecce Homo" and  "Feeling's Anatomy" Ronald Barthes, direction Franco Brambilla at Corte Ospitale of Rubiera (R.E.).

Histoire de soldat - Il violino, il soldato e il diavolo regia Stefano Monti Teatro Verdi Milano.

Mondial festival Drama: costume designer in 10 dramas: :Ego in Arcadia  Director:Howard Barker (Great Britain)/ Passaggio con figure Director: Ugo Chiti (Italy)/

Terra incognita Director: Maria Irene Forness (U.S.A.)/

Titul  Director: Alexander Galin (Russia)/

"Une Chouette petite vien bien ose’e” Director: Sony Labountansi (Congo)/

“Wdowy” Director: Slawomir Mrozeck (Poland)

“Mirando al tendido” Director: Rodolfo Santana (Venezuelas)/ Misero Prospero Director: Josè Sanchis Sinisterra (Spain)/

“From zia with love” Director: Wole Soynka (Niger)/

“Der tod meines nachbarn Otto Linke” Director: Lotjar Trolle (Germany)

Dionysia Association. Performance in Campo Square of Siena and in the Chianti's countryside. Italy

 

VIDEO: 1991 costume designer in the videoclip 

La Gioconda by LITFIBA group.