Posts by James Bedell

in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 31, 2007

A departure

I've been a little slack in my blog entries lately...I vow to catch up. I have more updates to make on the gear-getting process and on my ever-....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 27, 2007

A Moving Light Solution

With gear decisions looming, its coming time to make decisions as to some of the tools that are going to go into the festival light plot. I was....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 26, 2007

Collaboration

Festival Lighting Design When one thinks about designing lighting for a festival, for multiple plays, it becomes easy to move toward a rep plot. In....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 22, 2007

Integration

We had a production meeting last night and the shape of the festival is starting to come together. The running order of the festival was distributed....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 20, 2007

The Girl Detective

Bridget Dunlap (director), Emily French (set designer) and I had our first design meeting for The Girl Detective last night. I think there was....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 14, 2007

Hey, Where's the Beef?

I had my first preliminary design meeting last night. Myself, Pete Fry (our TD), Zac Chandler (our PSM), Lawrence Dial (our director), and Brian....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 10, 2007

Media Sponsors

The Festival has announced local station WCBS, here in NY is going to be the official Broadcast Media sponsor of the Crown Point Festival. I know it....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 07, 2007

Tech Packet Ligthing Design Statement

As part of the tech packet released to the individual productions. I was asked to included an introductory statement. It's posted below for those....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 07, 2007

Tech Packet has been distributed

The Crown Point festival is all about collaboration. Our tech packet has been distributed, so now individual productions will come back to me and our....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 07, 2007

Environmental Design

One of the things that separates the Crown Point Festival from other arts festivals in New York is that it is not simply a collection of plays. It is....More