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PRACTICAL LIGHTING DESIGN with RICH BRESNAHAN: Workshop with On the Boards Nov 2, 2015

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Thu, Nov 5, 2015 | 6 - 8pm at On the Boards
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Some of the most exciting live performance in the last decades has come from people who began as visual artists. And some amazing performances come from artists who needed a boost to realize their ideas. Lighting design is an integral part of live performance and should be considered from the inception of a piece. How does stage lighting work? How can you translate a visual idea to a 3-D live performance? OtB Technical Director Rich Bresnahan will teach lighting basics, terminology, effects, and how to communicate with a lighting designer. Bresnahan will lead a live demonstration with room for some hands-on experimentation from participants.

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Rich Bresnahan has been the Technical Director at OtB since fall of 2010. He enjoys baking for people, and often brings doughnuts. Rich is a lighting specialist and previously worked as a lighting technician with the Santa Fe Opera.

 

Genius / 21 Century / Seattle is a Raynier Institute & Foundation exhibition organized by the Frye Art Museum and curated by Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker and Erika Dayla Massaquoi. The exhibition is funded by the Frye Foundation and the Raynier Institute & Foundation through the Frye Art Museum | Artist Trust Consortium. Generous support was provided by the Hugh and Jane Ferguson Foundation, Seattle Office of Arts & Culture/King County Lodging Tax, Riddell Williams P.S., Nitze-Stagen, and Frye Art Museum members and donors. Seasonal support is provided by ArtsFund. Print media sponsorship is proved by The Stranger. Broadcast media sponsorship is provided by KUOW 94.9FM.

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