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Lighting Design

Lighting designers need to be ready for anything. While they will submit a lighting design to the director and the production team, their ideas might change drastically during technical rehearsal. As they are lighting the set and actors, the lighting designer begins his designs after he or she has seen the plans for the set and costumes. However, since the actors’ blocking hasn’t been set, it is during technical rehearsals that the lighting plans may change to better suit the show. Goodman’s Lighting Supervisor and Resident Lighting Designer Bob Christen tells us more:

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