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...
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.