Lighting and Projection Design
Sunset Blvd. by Don Black, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Christopher Hampton
director - James Beaudry
scenic - Amanda Sweger
lighting/projection - Michael J. Stanfill
costumes - Tate Ellis, Katy Freeman
2011 - Timber Lake Playhouse
Based on the classic Billy Wilder film, Sunset Blvd. explores the lonliness and isolation of aging silent movie star Norma Desmond, obsessed with making her triumphant return. Enter a down-on-his-luck screenwriter who she sees as her link to her former greatness. Inspired by the film noir style of the Wilder film, the lighting design helped excentuate Norma's descent into into madness as she realizes her dreams of youth and revitilazation are beyond her grasp.