Michael Ganio – For American opera Michael Ganio has designed the world premiere of Where Angels Fear to Tread for Opera San Jose; Agrippina for Chicago Opera Theatre; The Pirates of Penzance for Portland Opera; Ship of Fools, Semele, and Les Bavards for The Mannes Camerata; and productions of Fidelio, Tristan und Isolde, Il Trovatore for Virginia Opera. Currently he is designing the world Premiere of Trick or Treat for Northern Stage and 59E59 Theatres, NYC; A Christmas Story and Oslo for the Repertory Theatre of Saint Louis; and Sojourners for Dartmouth College where he also teaches scenic design to future generations of theater makers. His work has been seen at The Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Seattle Repertory Theatre, American Players Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, The Denver Center Theatre Company and The Cleveland Playhouse, among other American performing arts companies. Previously for the Clarence Brown Theatre he has designed The Trip to Bountiful. MichaelGanio.com