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How Did Projections Enhance ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat?’

This week on Behind the Curtain, we talk to Atlanta-based artistic director Amanda Farnsworth. Amanda talks about her community production of ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,’ and how digital projection backdrops brought the stage to life in ways she didn’t originally imagine. Video Length: 3:52 (3 minutes, 52 seconds) QUESTION: “How Did Projections Enhance […]

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Projection designer Mitch Stark creating a digital scenic backdrop for theatre.

Making Digital Theatre Projections [video]

A little peek behind the scenes at Theatre Avenue, where we design and animate projections for theatre and ballet shows. This video will give you a taste of what it’s like here: warm, fun, and down to earth. But we are also a team committed to doing incredible work for incredible makers of theatre—drama teachers, […]

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Pro tech director Paul Ackerman and Theatre Ave founder Mitch Stark discuss best projectors to use for digital backdrops.

Projection Pro Tip #4: Best Projector Manufacturers?

This is part 4 of an interview with professional 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: When it comes to projection gear, are there any manufacturers who seem to consistently be the best […]

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