Ezio Frigerio - born in 1930

Ezio Frigerio - set and costume designer - designed the stage sets for numerous Rudolf Nureyev ballets such as : Romeo and Juliet, Swan Lake, La Bayadère, and more recently the new production of The Sleeping Beauty in 1997.

Rudolf Nureyev's grave has been designed and built by Enzio Frigerio. This mosaic burial vault resembles one of the oriental khilim rugs that Nureyev loved so much (see section "Grave").