Behind the Scenes: Mermaids, Monsters, and the World Painted Purple
Get the inside scoop on how a theater production comes together, from start to finish, by following the creation of a new original production for young people.
- Sep. 20 - Oct. 4, 2008
- Multiple Venues
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Have you ever wondered how a theater production is developed? Who the creative players are, what they do, and how it feels to walk in their shoes? Here's your chance to get the inside scoop on how it all comes together, from start to finish, by following the creation of this new original production for young people. Suitable for ages 9 & up.
Part 1: Saturday, Sep. 20, Terrace Gallery - 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
"Creating the Vision" Meet playwright Marco Ramirez and director Gregg Henry, as they share
the ideas and designs that bring Ramirez's imagination to the stage.
Part 2: Saturday, Sep. 27, Theater Lab - 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
"Working Rehearsal" Watch the actors rehearse with the director and join them in a roundtable
discussion about the rehearsal process.
Part 3: Saturday, Oct. 4, Family Theater - 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
"Technical Rehearsal" See the performers rehearse, observe lighting and sound cues being set,
and watch the director make final decisions.
Part 4: Saturday, Oct. 11, Family Theater - 7:30 p.m.
"Opening Performance" The show is ready! See the play in its final form with the audience.
Following the performance, join everyone involved at the cast party.
A Performance Plus™ Presentation