Teatro Malibran, ''The Silken Ladder''


The seventeenth-century stage of the Teatro Malibran was covered with the black glossy TIL - Iris Lucido floor ...
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... while on the sides of the scene there are about twenty wings made with the rear-projection film RNB - Nebbia.The wings are 10 m high and have a width ranging from 1.2 to 2.7 m.They are mobile and they slide along a Kompas track system thanks to which they can widen or tighten the central opening.
The wings made of RNB - Nebbia film were decorated by a rectangle pattern ...

... and they are illuminated with different colours ranging from red, to blue, to white.
The wings made of RNB - Nebbia are backlit here, in this image one can also appreciate the semi-transparency of the film ...
... while this is a situation where they are lit from the front too.In the center, the background is closed by four other movable wings made with the changing 75. blue velvet FNA - Nabucco, the colour of which varies in tone and intensity depending on the lighting.The velvet wings are decorated by silver NBT - Perforated trim and NFR - Fringe.
Farce in one act
Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868)
First night
Venice, Teatro San Moisè, 9/5/1812

Fabio Carpene
Costume design
Sofia Farnea
Light design
Jovan Stankic
Technical direction
Massimo Checchetto
Stage direction
Bepi Morassi

Teatro La Fenice of Venice
at the
Teatro Malibran of Venice

Materials used in this production

1K - Kompas

Track systems

FNA - Nabucco

Velvets for decoration

NBT - Bordo traforato


NFR - Fringes


RNB - Nebbia

Rear-projection films

TIL - Iris Lucido

Vinyl floors

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