Sets, Lights, & Lunacy: A Stage Designer's Adventures on by Lloyd Burlingame

By Lloyd Burlingame

units, lighting, and Lunacy, A level Designer’s Adventures on Broadway and in Opera, chronicles the brilliant sundown of ‘The nice White Way.’ targeting the ‘sixties and seventies,’ it illuminates a special hyperlink within the lengthy chain of theatre history.
As a Broadway degree clothier through the nice heyday of prolific manufacturer, David Merrick, Burlingame loved greater than his proportion of the wonderful ups and downs, hilarities and epiphanies of a theatre occupation. taking part with a number of administrators, together with Franco Zeffirelli, George Abbott, Peter Brook, George Roy Hill, and Peter corridor, made for a large spectrum of stories to percentage. while he moved from the area of theatre to the area of opera, he had the infrequent chance to layout new productions for divas Beverly Sills, Martina Arroyo, Joan Sutherland, and Leontyne expense. The reader is invited to affix him behind the scenes to satisfy a colourful forged of characters, and to event the roller-coaster trip of a exhibit company career.

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