Set and costume designer Tanya Moiseiwitsch, the founding designer of Canada's Stratford Festival, died Feb. 18 in London. She was 88.
Though she designed over 40 productions at the Festival, Moiseiwitcsh is best known for designing the Festival Theatre's thrust stage.
"Tanya loved Canada and she gave something to her adopted country that will go down as part of world theatre history," says Tom Patterson, the founder of the Stratford Festival, in a statement. "The Stratford st