Kicking off the 19-20 season with The Authentic Life of Billy the Kid at RLTP. I really enjoyed bringing this Wild West cabin to life with set dressing and aged wood paint techniques. Here we go!
Initial design ideas for RLTP’s Water by the Spoonful are underway. Inspired by the minimalist work of Appia and Meilziner, and the geometry of modern architectural gardens, I’m exploring the worlds of evocative spaces that serve multi-functions. All amidst a contemplative week of death and birth(days). Enjoying the quiet of woods, despite the frigid cold,Continue reading “Drawing by the Scalerule”
Last weekend, in between paint calls and prepping for a new semester of teaching, I was able to tour Storehouse, presented by Torn Space. Billed as a site-specific spectacle, it did not disappoint as an immersive theatrical experience. Guided through what felt like post-apocalyptic vignettes in an abandoned factory, and dilapidated rooms transformed into poeticContinue reading “Storehouse: beautifully grotesque”
Post USITT wrap up::: Insightful sessions on sustainability practices, greener theatre, opera management, upcoming Prague Quadrennial, electricity in a new age of LEDs, 3D printing safety and how lighting can effect your health. Inspirational words from Boris Kudlicka, Ann Roth, Eugene Lee and the always witty Richard Pilbrow. Tex-Mex and margaritas. Source 4 LED colorContinue reading “Horses and Hazers”
Continuously encountering a duality. Or perhaps I’m forever on the lookout for a duality. Artistic endeavors fueled by skewed mirror images. Power and Poetry. Architectural and Organic. Industry and Nature.
So inspiring is the green outdoors. Finally the weather has broken to allow another season of beautiful sunshine. A week on the road spent caring for my grandmother, tending to some dancers and spending time with family still allowed for a couple of wanderings into the woods to commune with the trees, find a miniContinue reading “Sunshine, sun bright”
Project MIST has taken many forms in the last couple years, forever evolving and moving toward a bigger whole. Like the waters of Niagara, it ebbs and flows through various incarnations. Currently I am helping LK in the design and creation of a living museum prototype, or as we affectionately call it, the mist lab.Continue reading “Power & Poetry, meet No Tether.”