Unformatted text preview: During technical rehearsals one problem the team came across was that the light was too bright. Their solution to this was to remove one of the batteries from each handle, then, they bridged the connections with a small jumper wire. They believed this would be simpler than adding resistors. This technical element can be used in various other circumstances in the theatre. One example would be in an Arena Theatre, the lights cannot be too bright or they will bother many of the audience members. In this type of theatre it is especially important to be careful with light decisions because of the format of the space. This technique could be adjusted and applied to any light props being used or even the technical lights for the show, in order to prevent blocking anyone’s vision or bother anyone’s eyes while they watch a performance in an Arena space....
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- Spring '11
- Theatre, Incandescent light bulb, Technical Rehearsal, Yale Repertory Theatre, Hand-held Dancing Fireflies, Two Masters