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Getting Started with Projection Backdrops, an online workshop to help theatre, ballet, and dance directors and beyond to begin using scenic projections in their shows.

Getting Started with Projection Backdrops

Projections are the wave of the future in theatre, ballet, dance, magic and beyond. Technology has evolved to a point where not only are the tools affordable and available, but they are intuitive enough to get started using projections without needing to be a tech genius. Below is an online workshop I gave with William […]

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Candy Factory, a digital projection backdrop for shows like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Projections for ‘Willy Wonka’

Here are a collection of projections we’ve designed that work especially well for versions of Willy Wonka and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on stage, including youth and jr. versions. Don’t see the projection you need? We are always rounding out this collection with more scenes and animations, so we’d be happy to explore a […]

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Wizard of Oz digital projection backdrop of the Emerald City, for theatre and ballet companies.

Projections for ‘Wizard of Oz’

Here are a collection of projections we’ve designed that work especially well for various versions of Wizard of Oz on stage including The Wizard of Oz youth versions and The Wiz. Don’t see the projection you need? We are currently rounding out this collection with more scenes and animations, so we’d be happy to explore a […]

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Projection designer Mitch Stark and tech director Paul Ackerman discuss digital theatre projections, and if front or rear projection is more favored.

Projection Pro Tip #2: Lean Toward Front or Rear Projection?

This is part 2 of an interview with pro technical director Paul Ackerman. This interview will provide a series of tips for using theatrical projections—in a simple question and answer, ‘how do you go about it’ type format. Mitch: Taking into consideration that every space is different and provides unique challenges, would you steer a […]

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6 Awesome Videos to Inspire Your Creativity

Here are 6 incredible short videos guaranteed to get those creative juices flowing today. A little mix of inspiring, funny, sweet, and moving. ANIMATOR Glen Keane Creating Animated Ballet Magic with a Charcoal Pencil MUSIC COMPOSER John Williams Creating the Score for E.T. PHOTOGRAPHER Brandon Stanton Capturing the moving, real stories of the people of […]

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