BIOGRAPHY

 

 

 

Studies:

1983        Linguistic high school (I.T.S.O.S. - Milan)

1989        High Fashion Pattern Maker ( Marangoni Institute - Milan)

1994        Production Designer,  Brera Art Academy, Milan

Languages:  English and Spanish

 

 

FUTURE JOBS:

 

 

2012                                     “L’enfant et les sortilŹges” “L’heure espagnole”Ravel.

                                                                 Director and Production designer: Francesco Tullio Altan

                                                                  Costume assistant: Elena  Cicorella               

                                                                      Massimo Opera house Palermo                                                            

 

 

COSTUME DESIGNER

OPERA:

 

 

2011           “ Lo frate ‘nnamorato” Pergolesi. Director Willy Landin

                                                              Pergolesi Spontini. Opera house.Jesi

 

“Turandot” Piccini. Director: Willy Landin

                                                              Massimo Opera house.Palermo

 

 

2007           “Carmen”Bizet. Director: Mietta Corli

                                                                       Teatro Colisseum. Porto. PORTOGAL

 

2006           “Carmen”Bizet. Director: Marco Pucci Catena

                                                                      National Theatre Belgrade, SERBIA

 

“Carmen”Bizet. Director: Wolfram Kremer.

                                                                      Fondazione Pergolesi Spontini, Jesi ,ITALY

                                                                            Comunale Operahouse, Treviso, ITALY

 

2005           “Traviata”.Verdi:Director: Marco Gandini

                                                             Ente Concerti De Carolis.Sassari, ,ITALY

 

“Die Zauberflute” Mozart. Director Mietta Corli

                                                             Coliseum Operahouse. Porto, PORTOGAL

 

2004               “Traviata”.Verdi:Director: Marco Gandini

       Carlo Felice Theatre. Genova, ,ITALY

                                                          

                  “Morte dell’aria” and “Il Cordovano” Petrassi Director: Giorgio Marini

                                                                   La Fenice OperahouseVenezia, ,ITALY

 

“Traviata” Verdi. Director: Marco Gandini

                                            Brescia, Pavia, Como,. Bergamo,Cremona Operause,ITALY

 

2003           “Aida” Verdi.Director: Stefano Monti

                                                             Olympic Stadium, Seoul, SOUTH KOREA

 

 

“Il Trovatore” Verdi. Director: Francesco Micheli.

 

                                                              Opera Royal Wallonie, Liege, BELGIUM

       Massy Operahouse, FRANCE

L’Esplanade Saint-Etienne Operahouse, FRANCE

 

2002           “Tancredi” Rossini. Stage Director: Marco Gandini

                                                   Modena, Ferrara e Reggio Emilia Operahouse,ITALY

                                                                               Piacenza Operahouse, ITALY

 

“Le due contesse” Paisiello

                        “Il duello comico” Paisiello      Director: Marco Gandini

                                                                Valle d’Itria festival.Martina. Franca, ITALY

 

                  Lady in the darkKurt Weill. Director: G.Marini.

                                                                                 Roma Operahouse /Musical, ITALY

 

“Il Trovatore” Verdi. Director: Francesco Micheli.

                                                                       Opera-Theatre d’Avignon. FRANCE

 

2001               “La Zingara” Donizetti. Director: Marco Gandini.

          Valle D’Itria Festival. Martina. Franca, ITALY

 

“Lady in the dark” K.Weill’s Musical. Director: Giorgio Marini.

        Massimo Operahouse. Palermo, ITALY

 

“Il TrovatoreVerdi. Director: Francesco Micheli.

     Regio Operahouse. Parma, ITALY

 

“Jolanta” Tchaikowsky

“The Bear Walton                   Director: Giorgio Marini.

     Monte-Carlo Operahouse MONACO-MONTE-CARLO

 

1999                “Jolanta Tchaikowscky

“Suor Angelica” Puccini  Director: Giorgio Marini.

          San Carlo Operahouse. Napoli, ITALY

 

“L’Orfeo Monteverdi. Director: Giorgio Marini.

       Lausanne Operahouse. SWITZERLAND

 

1998              “Wozzeck” Berg. Costume designer collaborator. Director: Giorgio Marini.

     Costume designer:Lauro Crisman.                         

Massimo Operahouse. Palermo, ITALY

 

“L’Olimpiade Vivaldi.  Director: Giorgio Marini.

Rendano Operahouse. Cosenza, ITALY

 

“Carillon Clementi.  Director: Giorgio Marini.

Theatre Alla Scala Operahouse. Milano, ITALY

 

1997           “The turn of the screw” Britten. Director: Giorgio Marini.

Comunale Operahouse. Bologna, ITALY

 

1996           “ L’Orfeo Monteverdi. Director: Giorgio Marini.

         Regio Operahouse. Torino, ITALY

 

1992           “Interludi. Musiche per il mito di Eco e Narciso” Clementi. Director: G. Marini

                                                Orestiadi Fundation of Gibellina, Sicily, ITALY

 

 

PRODUCTION DESIGNER ASSISTANT

OPERA:

 

2012                   “Damantion de Faust” H. Berlioz. Director Terry Gilliam

                                                     costume designer Katrina Lindsay

                                                       costume supervisor Elena Cicorella

                                                      Massimo Opera House, Palermo (ITALY)

 

2010                   “Die Gezeichneten” Schreker. Director Graham Vick

Production Designer Paul Brown

Massimo Opera House, Palermo (ITALY)

 

 

                          “L’Italiana in Algeri”Rossini. Director Joan Font Comedians Group

                                                             Production designer Joan Guillen

                                                             Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Firenze ITALY

 

 1998 – 2008                “Lucia di Lammermoor” Donizetti.Director Graham Vick

                                                           Production designer Paul Brown

                                                           Revival by Elena Cicorella

                                                           Comunale Operahouse Florence  (ITALY)

                                                            Liceu Operahouse Barcelona (SPAIN)

                                                            Real Operahouse Madrid (SPAIN)

                                                            Roma Operahouse, Roma (ITALY)

                                                            Carlo Felice Operahouse Genova (ITALY)

                                                           San Francisco Operahouse, California (USA)

 

2008 - 2012                  “Anna Bolena” Donizetti. Director Graham Vick .

                                                Production designer Paul Brown

                                                 Revival by Elena Cicorella

                                      Massimo Operahouse, Palermo (ITALY) 2008

                                    Verdi Opera House, Trieste 2012

                                    Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Opera House , Firenze (ITALY) 2012

 

 

 

COSTUME DESIGNER

THEATRE:

 

2004              “Histoire du soldat”.Director. Stefano Monti.

Buratto Theatre.Verdi. Milano, ITALY

 

2001                “felling’s anatomy”  R.Barthes. Director: Franco Brambilla

                   Corte Ospitale of Rubbiera (RE), ITALY

 

2000                “Jesus of Nazaret” Dreyer. Director: Franco Branciaroli.

                                                                            Carignano Theatre.Torino, ITALY

 

1999                      “Ecce Homo” Sanguinetti. Director: Franco Brambilla

          Corte Ospitale Rubbiera (R.E.), ITALY

 

1997               “King Enzo” Roversi. Director: A. Picchi.

      Costume designers: P.Bertinato and Elena Cicorella

       Lucio Dalla participation                              Bologna DAMS, ITALY

 

1993               “King Lear” Shakespeare. Director: Franco Branciaroli.

         Romano Theatre.Verona, ITALY

 

1992              “ Mondial Contemporary Dramaturgy Festival.n°10 performances”

1) “Ego in Arcadia” Howard Barker (Great Britain)

2) “Passaggio con figure” Ugo Chiti (Italy)

3) “Terra incognita” Maria irene Forness (U.S.A.)

4) “Titul” Alexander Galin (Russia)

5) “Une Chouette petite vien bien ose’e” Sony Labountansi (Congo)

6) “Wdowy” Slawomir Mrozeck (Poland)

7) “Mirando al tendido” Rodolfo Santana (Venezuelas)

8) “Misero Prospero” JosŹ Sanchis Sinisterra (Spain)

9) “From zia with love” Wole Soynka (Niger)

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

Dionysia Association.                                Siena and Chianti countryside, ITALY

 

                  “Lo zero trasparente” Ballejo. Director: Carlos Martin.

          C.R.T. Theatre Milano, ITALY

 

1991                      “La Calandria” Bibbiena. Director: Giorgio Marini.

Paolo Grassi Theatre, Milano, ITALY

 

 

 

COSTUME DESIGNER

BALLET:

 

1995 - 2008         Cassandraballet. Coreographer: Luciano Cannito

                                                                   Massimo Operahouse, Palermo, TALY.

                                                                           Avignon.Operahouse FRANCIA

                                                                            Tallinn Operahouse ESTONIA

                                                                              San Carlo Operahouse. Napoli, ITALY

      Roma Ballet, ITALY

 

1996                      “The beauty and the beast”Musical. Director and Choreographer: L. Cannito

                            Tournee in ITALY

 

                                                                       

 

 

 

VIDEO COSTUME DESIGNER

 

1991                      “la Gioconda” Director. G. Di Re. Gruppo LITFIBA,

ITALY

 

 

 

ARTIST

 

2001              “Amici mobili alla solita ora del tŹ” “Moving friends at the same tea time”  Elena Cicorella.

                                                                   European Comunity Award.

 

1997                      Exposition “ARTETHEATRE” project “Moving Opera”Elena Cicorella

                                                                       Povoletto (Udine), ITALY

 

 

 

TEACHER

 

2010/2011           Teacher- shop manager. Opera production  “Carmen”

Teatro dell’Opera di Milano

Costume Accademy.

 

 

2005/2008               Teacher of costume design  and fashion history

          Glamour Educational Design, Fashion School , Milan, ITALY

 

2008/2009              Costume Design Teacher 

                                   Costume  Academy (Accademia del costume per lo spettacolo),Milan ITALY

 

 

 

PATTERN MAKER

 

1990/1993  Pattern Maker. Fashion house:

                  High Fashion: Esa Torazzi

                  Pret a porte: Anna Lenti

Furrier’s shop: De Angeli