The prestigious V&A museum in London has been chosen to host the launch of the first edition of the International Festival of Scenic Arts an international event celebrating contemporary stage, set and costume design, organised by The Scenographer magazine in collaboration with a number of leading European universities and their respective faculties of architecture and design.
23 September: The world’s largest museum of design and decorative arts plays host to a series of talks and presentations by world-class design practitioners the calibre of William Dudley, British stage designer, costume designer, video designer and 3D animator, who has most recently designed the sets and costumes for the Broadway musical The Woman in White, produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber. He is joined by lighting designer Rick Fisher, Tony Award winner for Billy Elliot: The Musical. From Italy, we are proud to welcome the multi award winning scenographer Ezio Frigerio and the Academy Award winning costume designer, Franca Squarciapino.
Victoria & Albert Museum – London
23 September 10.00am – 5.00pm