World Renowned Architect to Collaborate with Cleveland Opera Theater
World Renowned Architect, Richard Fleischman, will design the sets for the spring main stage production of Puccini's Tosca. COT is honored to collaborate with Mr. Fleischman who is the senior partner and Design Director of Richard Fleischman + Partners.
Design and Production meetings are already underway for this unique and exciting collaboration!
Mr. Fleischman continues to lead the firm with the same passion and energy he has had since its conception in 1961. His pure love for the profession and dedication to design excellence has lead to the sustained success of the firm, evident in the over 250 design awards received. His natural intuition for timeless design solutions has resulted in winning 9 different 25-year awards, for projects whose design and quality are still relevant many decades later. His pursuit of innovation fuses imagination and tradition with technology resulting in creative solutions for a wide variety of projects. He has received such accolades as the AIA Ohio Individual Gold Medal, the AIA Ohio Firm Gold Medal, the Cleveland Arts Prize, and being elected to the College of Fellows in the AIA. Richard received his Bachelor of Architecture from Carnegie Tech and his Master Degree of Architecture from Columbia University.