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Backstage Video: Scenic Designer Brianna Kolybaba on the Design of The Marriage of Figaro

Stage Directions • Theatre Buzz • February 4, 2020

Edmonton Opera is currently producing Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro. Like every young couple, Figaro and Susanna had dreamed of their perfect wedding day. But their plans are thrown into chaos when Figaro’s boss, the Count, sets his sights on Susanna. Mozart’s upstairs-downstairs comedy is complete with mistaken identities, swinging spouses, and some of the most recognizable music ever written. Here’s a video from Edmonton Opera with Scenic Designer, Brianna Kolybaba talking about her scenic design for The Marriage of Figaro:


This spectacular production of The Marriage of Figaro features a creative team including, Scenic Designer,  Brianna Kolybaba; Costume Designs from Canadian fashion designer Sid Neigum; and Lighting Design by Geoffrey George. The production was Directed by Rachel Peake and Conducted by Peter Dala.

In this video, you can watch the 8-hour installation of The Marriage of Figaro set in under 4-minutes with this timelapse video:

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