Thinning Veil: Scenic Design

The Thinning Veil
Directed and written by Kirsten Brandt
UC Santa Cruz Theater Arts Production

Scenic Design by Erik LaDue

There were two scenic designs for this was a multimedia extravaganza of actors handling corded cameras that provided live video feed to six projection screens in two separate spaces. Design and geography of the scenic elements was heavily influence on the technical needs of the media: projector-screen aspect ratios, facilitating our tethered chorus of performers that carried the cameras, and leaving room for the director’s intense physical direction.

World of the Living ModelWorld of the LivingWorld of the DeadWorld of the Dead Model

Final paint lookMarble texture

Floor toning: spatter treatments and then a tinted glazedegraded tombs with drywall

Nice MarbleFloor Pattern

Wood experiment