Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus, ''Der Sandmann''


The scenography of the show used two single tail Traveller curtains for lateral opening, size 6,50 x h 8 m.They were made up of 97. holo grey EVA - Aurora voile ...
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... with 100% vertical fullness.The scene is backlit here thanks to a luminous background created with a RNV - Nevada made Rear-illuminated backdrop, 16 x 10 m.Two 18 m long Kompas track systems ...
... with double pulleys allowed to move the Traveller curtains from a side to the other of the stage without modifying their width.
Here the Rear-illuminated backdrop is almost off, some horizontal LED strips have been lowered in front of it and of the EVA - Aurora voile curtain ...
... only its vertical drapes stand out slightly thanks to a weak frontal lighting.
The perspective effect created by three backdrops painted by Paolino Libralato.
The backdrops were made of ASC - Sceno muslin ...
... fixed on black USC - Nylonet.
Anna Calvi, from E.T.A. Hoffmann
Anna Calvi
First night
Recklinghausen, Ruhrfestspiele, 3/5/2017

Stage direction, light design
Stage direction collaboration
Ann-Christin Rommen
Light design collaboration
Scott Bolman
Annick Lavallée-Benny
Costume design
Make-up design
Manu Halligan
Pictorial realizations
Paolino Libralato


Materials used in this production

1K - Kompas

Track systems

ASC - Sceno

Muslin and canvas

EVA - Aurora


Rear-illuminated backdrops

Vinyl backdrops: typologies

RNV - Nevada

Rear-projection films

USC - Nylonet

Stage nets

Vertical fullness

Fabric: tailoring types

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