Born in Caen in 1956, Hervé Mazelin met Emmanuel Genvrin at the University theatre of Caen. Since 1987 he has regularly worked with Vollard Theatre, with whom he produced his first great scenic exploits : Lepervenche, Millénium, Carousel, Emeutes, Baudelaire au paradis, etc. Meanwhile, he continued to develop his work in France by creating more than sixty sets for live performances for the Deux Rives Theatre, Theatre de la Presqu’ile, Comédie de Caen. Events such as Barbes tour in Paris, La Grande parade in Caen, Transit festival in Sevran… He has also designed exhibitions : La mer at Martigues, Corps mémoire at Caen, La Banlieue s’affiche in Paris, De Bucarest à Paris in Bucharest. Following on from Bizet’s L’Arlésienne, Maraina and Chin are an opportunity to explore something new artistically : opera set design.
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