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Winslow Hall Opera: La Traviata
Set designs for Winslow Hall Opera production of La Traviata The starting point in the design process was Brassai’s beautiful yet seedy photographs of Paris bars, brothels and bordellos of the 1930’s. Winslow hall opera comes with restrictions of time, space and money, therefore it was important to be efficient in our use of these commodities. So it is a deliberately simple set that relies on creating notional suggested spaces with easily understood visual metaphors. The emotional space of the story has been distilled down to three things. The Art Deco frame walls, the mirrors and the gold floor. Each … Continue reading Winslow Hall Opera: La Traviata →