Michael Gianfrancesco – Set and Costume Design
For Tarragon: Bunny, Mustard, Other People’s Children, Little One
Selected Credits: Sets and costumes for theatre, musical theatre, opera, and ballet productions across Canada. Set for Piaf/Dietrich (Mirvish Productions), Billy Elliot and Little Shop of Horrors (Stratford), set and costumes for The Last Wife (Centaur Theatre), set for the world premiere of Hadrian (Canadian Opera Company), costumes for Ricciardo e Zoraide (Rossini Opera Festival, Italy) and costumes for the world premiere of Frame By Frame created by Robert Lepage and Guillaume Côté (Ex Machina and The National Ballet of Canada.)
Other: Michael has designed extensively at the Stratford Festival and Shaw Festival. His set design for Cabaret at the Shaw Festival was featured at the Prague Quadrennial of
Performance Design and Space in 2015. Michael is the recipient of a Dora award and two META awards.