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Karoly Risz

Set Designer

Karoly Risz
© Oper Frankfurt

Karoly Risz studied set and costume design at the University of Fine Arts in Dresden and has been working as a freelance set designer since 2005. He has worked closely with the director Tilmann Köhler for many years on productions including Krankheit der Jugend / Illness of Youth at the Nationaltheater in Weimar (which was invited to the 2007 Theatertreffen – a big honour), Die heilige Johanna der Schlachthöfe / St. Joan of Slaughter Houses (which won the 2009 Kurt Hübner Prize), Nichts / Nothing and Was im Leben wichtig ist / What Matters in Life (2012 Max Reinhardt Prize) at the Staatsschauspiel in Dresden. He designed the sets for Oper Frankfurt productions of Radamisto, Teseo and Xerxes and is back this season for the new production of Frank Martin's Le vin Herbé.