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This edition: Design Awards (Fall 1995)

Episode Details

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.

Guest List

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