Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Set: You Can't Take It With You

Dale Marushy is our scenic designer for YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU - you saw his work in SHADOWLANDS and THE WOODSMAN.  Right now the set is being loaded into the theatre so we move our rehearsals on set next week - I'm directing, we open May 16 - and I thought you might be interested in getting a look at the set model.  

I get a kick out of these.  As an actor, I very much rely on the model the designer creates to give me a mental picture of the world where the story will live once we move into the theatre, and I love looking at the completed set, model in hand, and marveling at how what's in front of me, big as life, emerged from the little box I'm holding.  So here's a foretaste...

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