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Unformatted text preview: Allison Wronka Section #3582 The Grapes of Wrath The production, Grapes of Wrath , adapted by Frank Galati and directed by Charlie Mitchell, told a moving story about a family of Oakies, the Joad family, experiencing the hardships and trying times of the Great Depression. Scenic designer, Molly Ilten, and costume designer, Rebecca Wallace, brought the Great Depression, as well as the Dust Bowl, to life by conveying the time period and the tragic state of the country through the design of the sets and costumes. The scenic designer, Molly Ilten, did a really good job bringing the Dust Bowl to life in the play. As soon as I sat down and looked at the set I could tell that the play would be taking place around the time of the Great Depression in a rural area. The set showed a good depiction of the time frame and the disastrous state the society was in at that time. I liked how the set gave the illusion of houses and building being old and falling apart because at the time most families...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course THE 2000 taught by Professor Schultz during the Fall '09 term at University of Florida.
- Fall '09
- The Grapes of Wrath , Grapes of Wrath, Tom Joad