People's Artist of Ukraine
Yevgeny Lysyk (1930–1991) graduated from the Lviv State Institute of Applied and Decorative Art. In 1961, he joined the Lviv Theatre of Opera and Ballet (where he was the Principal Designer from 1967). As a set designer, he worked on more than 100 theatre productions in Lviv, Minsk, Kiev, Odessa, as well as in Yugoslavia, Poland, and Turkey. At the Bolshoi Theatre, Lysyk created designs of decorations for the production of Lohengrin (1976). And at the Kirov (Mariinsky) Theatre, Lysyk was the production designer for Mozart’s Don Giovanni in 1987 (Musical Director: Valery Gergiev, Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov). Set designs created by Yevgeny Lysyk were later used for the productions of Parsifal (1997) and Lohengrin (1999).
Information for October 2018