Angels in America
UV Mural Designer and Painter
Play by Tony Kushner, Directed by Susan Shaughnessy & Fabrice Conte, School of Drama 2018, Lighting Design by Aaron Wade and Brandon Wade, Scenic Design by Jon Yawn, Photography by Emil Jraissati & Jenn Bobo
In Angels in America, the angel’s appearance is a pivotal moment in the script and is described as having an overwhelming presence. To achieve this in our production, I collaborated with the directors and lighting designers, where we came up with a pair of painted ultraviolet wings disguised in a graffiti mural on the upstage wall. Using Rosco’s UV paint and Microcube fixtures, I was able to hide the wings during the show and reveal them during the angel’s appearances.
Check out Rosco Spectrum Blog post on these wings!
Angel in struggle during Angels in America: Perestroika
Watch a video transition from stage light to Uv LIGHT during Angels in America: Perestroika.