The Outer Critics Circle has announced that it has added two new categories to its annual theatre awards—Outstanding Sound Design and Outstanding Orchestrations—to be presented for the first time in 2017....More
A stunning production of L’Amour de Loin joined the repertory at The Metropolitan Opera in December 2016, with scenery and costumes by Michael Curry, lighting by Kevin Adams, and lightscape imagery by Lionel Arnould.
Technical directors and prop masters live and die by their "Bag-O-Tricks." No matter how complicated the show is, there are usually one or two items that a resourceful technician can pull and/or modify from stock....More
Production and lighting designers Steve Lieberman and Seth Jackson discuss how to create engaging environments that suit the needs of the client; dealing with artists’ riders; fiscal responsibilities of a designer; and scaling creative from small festivals to massives....More