Oria Puppo is a scenographer and costume designer who divides her time between Buenos Aires and Paris. In Argentina she has created stage sets and costumes for directors such as Diego Kogan, Rafael Spregelburd, Roberto Villanueva, Ciro Zorzoli, and A. Tantanian. She has collaborated with the latter in Lucerne as well as in Germany, in both Stuttgart and Mannheim, where they staged Kafka's Amerika and Brecht's The Threepenny Opera. She has worked with the Bouffes du Nord Theatre on two Peter Brook productions: Tierno Bokar and A Magic Flute. She was also the technical director of the Buenos Aires International Festival from 1999 to 2007 and her creations include several stage sets and costumes for opera as well as performative installations in contemporary art spaces. Following her work on The Suit, as of 2012 she is working on the stage sets for a production of Handel's La Resurrezione, directed by Lilo Baur for the Paris National Opera's Atelier Lyrique. She is also at work on the sets and costumes for Jean Genet's The Maids, in a Ciro Zorzoli production featuring Marilú Marini, to be staged in Buenos Aires.
Current as of March 2014