RETURNIorio Giuseppe Di

Iorio Giuseppe Di

Lighting designer
Giuseppe di Iorio was born in Naples, Italy in 1985 and studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. He has worked with Vick Graham in the production of a number of operas, such as La traviata (Opera Birmingham), Die Walküre and Götterdämmerung (Teatro Nacional de São Carlos, Lisbon), Die Zauberflöte (Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow), Orfeo ed Euridice (Ravenna), Anna Bolena (Verona). His recent work includes lighting design for the operas Otello (Opera Birmingham) and Manon Lescaut (Teatro la Fenice, Venice). His older work as lighting designer includes the production of the following operas: [Die Zauberflöte] (Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow), Anna Bolena (Teatro Massimo Palermo), L’elisir d’amore (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), Salome (Malmö Opera), Faust (Théâtre national de Bordeaux), Otello (Salzburg Festival, Teatro dell'Opera Rome, Kiel Opera House), La clemenza di Tito (Teatro Regio Turin). As a production designer and lighting designer he has worked on productions of Carmen (Saarbrücken Opera), Il trovatore (Staatstheater Nürnberg), Macbeth (Münster) and Semele (Scottish Opera Glasgow). He received the Premio Abbiati Prize, 2011, Rossini Festival for his work in the opera Mosè in Egitto. He has worked with the GNO in such productions as: The Possessed, by Haris Vrondos (2000/1), Serse (2001/2), Rigoletto (2008/9, 2009/10), La bohème (2008/9) Cavalleria rusticana/Pagliacci (2010/11) etc.