Medea is in a coma and the majority of the play takes place in her mind.
Design concept (describe the environment/ world of the play)
The primary scene is the hospital room
Overall mood and atmosphere
The overall mood is dark, foreboding, sterile, cold, and broken.
Visual production style
The visual production style is stylized and simplistic, with bold contrasts and little color.
Visual metaphor, symbolism, and research
A broken mirror is the visual metaphor because it represents how shattered her state of mind and psyche are.
How the elements and principles of design are used
Elements of Design
Line -jagged broken, harsh, Shape- triangular, like glass shards , Form-, Space open, vast, interrupted by monolithic or jagged shapes , Value- high contrast , Texture -steely, metallic and pattern- like broken glass , Color- grey tones, some red , Light dark with long shadows and isolated lights