This edition: Design Awards (Fall 1995)Tweet
Original tape date: October 26, 1995.
The design team of “The Heiress” -- scenic designer John Lee Beatty, lightning designer Beverly Emmons, costume designer Jane Greenwood, director Gerald Gutierrez and actor Cherry Jones -- discuss the interwoven details of their production, from natural period lighting for the enclosed sets, to background colors complementing the costumes, and the advantages of collaborating on previous works. Mask/puppet designer Ralph Lee demonstrates the large puppets worn by actors in Heart Of The Earth: A Popul Vuh Story.
John Lee Beatty Production Designer
Tish Dace Professor/Critic
Beverly Emmons Lighting Designer
Brendan Gill Moderator
Jane Greenwood Costume Designer
Gerald Gutierrez Director
Cherry Jones Actress
Ralph Lee Actor