Looking at Shakespeare: A Design Panel

Synopsis
Panel discussion on designing stage productions of Shakespeare’s plays, covering scenic design, lighting, and costumes. The panelists discuss various approaches they have used in their careers, as well as techniques they have seen employed in productions by other designers, or in other forms of theatre such as opera or dance. They also discuss the impact of modern technology on stage design. Introduced by Alan J. Pally.
Series
A Rose by Any Other Name: Adaptations of Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
8 Nov 2007
Duration
92 mins

Credits

Producer
Alan Pally
Contributor
Jane Greenwood; Michael Yeargan; Ming Cho Ling; Natasha Katz

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
costume; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); stage design

Notes

General
Although director Mark Lamos was scheduled to act as this panel’s moderator, he was unable to appear. There is no moderator. Videotaped in the Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.

Production Company

Name

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

Email
lpacirc@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(212) 870 1630
Fax
(212) 870 1704
Address
40 Lincoln Centre Plaza
New York 10023-7498
NY
USA

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/locations/lpa/theatre-film-and-tape-archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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