How does the set designer create areas of interest?
The Phantom of the Opera Andrew Lloyd Webers Musical
How does this set provide the viewer with the feeling of
being in a grand space?
It’s A Wonderful Life Directed by Frank Capra 1946 George Bailey sitting in his living room with his wife and children. He is in despair after thinking that he is going to loose the building and loans to Potter
How has this set designer
created a successful holiday
Home for George and his
Question : In order to create a set for this scene, what elements of construction does the designer need to understand?
What is the difference
between a movie set
and a play set?
Above: Harry Potter & Titanic Left: A Wedding Scene
Question: What elements of the set
should be included in your drawings?
Moliere's Tartuffe - Designed by Richard Finkelstein for the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Questions : What elements of the play or movie does the scenic designer have to think about when setting up lights?
Can you identify the light source and where it is pointing?
Foreground, Middleground, Background
Think Scale & Perspective! What element/s are included in this drawing to create the illusion of a large space?