"Projection designer" isn't a title you often see in the program of a concert at a major symphony orchestra. For that matter, neither is "director and designer." These titles showed up in the program for the San Francisco Symphony's "semi-staged" concert presentation of Debussy's "Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien" this January.
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