Konstantin Binkin (Lighting Designer)|
in St Petersburg in a theatre family. In 2014 he graduated from
the Russian State Institute of Stage Arts, specialising in stage design
technology; it was there between 2012 and 2014 that he also undertook
a correspondence course specialising in lighting design under Vladimir
taken part in seminars given by Max Keller and Luc Lafortune. Finalist
at the IV Annual Lighting Design Competition run by Martin by
include the lighting for the ballets Before
Sunset (choreography by Oleg
Gulyaev) and Tom
Sawyer (choreography by Maria
Kyashkina, both at the St Petersburg Music Hall), the operas Iolanta and Aleko (directed by Valeria Maximova
at the Hermitage Theatre) and the production Ceasefire (directed by Elena Berdak
at the “Skorokhod” venue in St Petersburg).
the Russian State Institute of Performing Arts’ Teaching Theatre he took
part in productions of The Last Term (directed by Leonid
Iago and Phantom
Pains (directed by Andrei
Night (directed by Alina
Play about Macbeth (directed
by Maria Seledets) and Diaboliad (directed by Yuri Vasiliev). He made his debut
at a major drama theatre in 2015 with The
Forest (directed by Andrei
Cherpin at the Novokuznetsk Drama Theatre).
a lighting designer at the Mariinsky Theatre he has designed
the ballet Le
Divertissement du Roi (choreographed by Maxim Petrov, 2015)
and pieces for the Creative
Workshop of Young Choreographers in 2016 including Seasons by Ilya Zhivoi, Labyrinth and Elegy.
Ophelia by Xenia
Conversation by Andrei
Merkuriev andPavlovsk by Maxim Petrov.