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Review: 'The Mountaintop' of the Lorraine Motel - Room 306, outside which he will be shot the following morning-meticulously dressed by set designer Akiko Nishijima Rotch.Enter Martin Luther King, Jr. (Michael Flood), having just delivered what would become...
Set designer ventures into undiscovered country

One June morning last year, when Perseverance Theatre associate artistic director Anita Maynard-Losh and her son were in Sitka for the 28th Annual Fine Arts Camp, she looked up Southeast poet, artist and woodcarver Robert H. Davis.
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Costuming a Tlingit 'Macbeth' proves to be a 'rewarding challenge'

Unlike set designer Robert H. Davis, "Macbeth" costume designer Nikki Morris was familiar with some of Shakespeare's work. A former actor...
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Of scepters and sheep-hooks - 'Winter's Tale'

...psychological distance necessary to grasp the structure of the play as a whole. Laurent P. Berger has done a fantastic job as set designer and co-designer of costumes. The backdrop is a simple white arch, but it has multiple configurations that symbolize...
Back to the 'Jungal'

...Central Washington University and was introduced to the play by one of her professors in Ellensburg. As it turns out, set designer Lucas Hoiland was involved in a touring production of the play and was interested in the challenge of a new presentation...
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Myths: An early form of science

...2004-05 season, is faithful to Zimmerman's text. Director Dave Hunsaker has not changed any of the dialogue. He and set designer Art Rotch have created a new framework - a library - around the play's 17,000-gallon tank swimming pool. The...
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Perseverance Theatre seeks housing for guest artists

...or lot that has access to power that he might be able to park in while he's here between Aug. 6 and Oct. 8. The set designer will need housing from Aug. 30-Sept. 10, and the light designer will need housing from Aug. 29-Sept. 15.For...
For director, theater and cast, the woods are magic

...and that's certainly how the lovers feel. They go into the woods, and they're going to do these great things." Set designer Sheila Wyne, a visual artist in Anchorage, designed "Working" and "Winesburg" during the 2002-2003 season and...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...having sixth grade actors portray sixth graders adds to the realism. Mount Juneau is also a big part of the play, and set designer Betsy Kinube built and painted a 12Â foot-high replica of the mountain. Shelly Wright designed and sewed the costumes...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...It's more interesting to watch the actors move,'' she said. ``It changed my whole idea about performance.'' Set designer Betsy Kunibe had a prominent role in the development of ``Ura Nihon,'' and her own fascination with Japanese theater...


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