Journal, Stage Design

Monthly Meeting I

  Meeting with the visual team. Dreams only go as far as your wallet goes, so budget comes up first. Pieter, heading the now structurally funded B.O.X, has another ten days to hand in his year budget to the Flemish government, which includes our production. All the numbers need to be finalized in a matter… Read more »

Journal, Stage Design

Visual Inspiration

During research, we came across Jonathan Safran Foers experimental novel Tree of Codes and discovered it was staged in 2015 as a contemporary ballet by choreographer Wayne McGregor and music by Jamie xx. There’s an extensive review right here. The colorful stage lighting by Olafur Eliasson is extraordinary. This is the kind of mood we’re… Read more »

Journal, Stage Design, The Story

A New Team Meeting

We set up a new date for a meeting with the entire team. In the light of new information on content, structure and musical material, there might be implications for the projection and the lighting techniques. We might want to reconsider our current stage design.