Fabiana Piccioli

Fabiana Piccioli graduated in Philosophy at University La Sapienza in Rome. After a short European career as a dancer, Fabiana Piccioli learned production management while working at Romaueropa Festival.

In 2005 she joined Akram Khan Company as Technical Director and during this long collaboration she grew as a Lighting Designer.

Being a freelance lighting and set designer since 2014, she has created work for Royal Opera House, Royal Danish Opera, Opera de Paris, Teatro La Scala, Scottish Opera, Opera National du Rhin, Opera de Lille, National Irish Opera, Ballet de Lyon, Goteborg Ballet, Finnish National Ballet, Royal Ballet of Flanders, ENB, Schaubühne Berlin, Stuttgart Ballet, Royal Court, Theatre de la Ville, New York City Ballet, Sadlers Wells and Les Ballets de Montecarlo, amongst others.
She has collaborated with choreographers such as Akram Khan, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Damien Jalet, Johan Inger, Kim Brandstrup, and Jeroen Verbruggen, and theatre directors including Romeo Castellucci, Guy Cassiers, and Katie Mitchell.

She has won three Knight of Illumination Awards for dance and for opera.

update January 2023

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