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Auckland Fringe Director | Lydia Zanetti

Auckland Fringe director Lydia Zanetti with alt designer Zoe Ikin Photo: Monster Valley

Auckland Fringe director Lydia Zanetti with alt designer Zoe Ikin
Photo: Monster Valley

Lydia Zanetti is an Auckland based producer, publicist, choreographer, production manager and arts advocate. She runs her own productions company Zanetti Productions and is the director of Auckland Fringe festival.

In 2016, she has worked as a producer at Auckland Live, Production Manager for the Undisciplining Dance Symposium, Venue Manager of the Festival Garden for the Auckland Arts Festival 2016, Producer for Show Pony’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme as well as producing three highly successful seasons - Rose Matafeo’s Finally Dead; KIKI feat. Victor Rodger’s PUZZY and Michael Parmenter’s Insolent River: a tango.

In 2015, she was honoured to be chosen as the Producer in Residence at the Basement Theatre and was awarded a place on the Momentum programme to Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Prior to that she has worked as a publicist for Elephant Publicity and Artistic Director of Short + Sweet Dance.

 

Auckland Fringe Trust Board

The Auckland Fringe Trust is made up of Rae Baker (Queenstown Winter Festival) and Richard Olney (Deloitte New Zealand).