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Working in the Theatre: Lighting Design

Working in the Theatre: Lighting Design

[Music] Alas, poor Yorick. I knew him, Horatio, a fellow of infinite jest… A lighting designer is using an assortment of lights to frame the stage for the audience to kind of know what’s going on in the show. Giving the audience a sense of where they are; is a daytime? Nighttime? Is it weather? […]

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Working In The Theatre: Scenic Design

Working In The Theatre: Scenic Design

[music] My mother trained as an opera singer and when I was quite young I vividly remember her taking me backstage during the intermission of Verdi’s Macbeth and I watched the scene change and there was a sort of big Stonehenge looking set on stage and this man walked out and pushed one of the […]

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