Act Curtain

Filament Festival

EMPAC Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, NY

October 2010

collaborative project by: Wingspace Theatrical Design

conceived and installed by: Lee Savage

conceived and installed by: Scott Bolman

conceived and installed by: Zane Pihlstrom

 

Like the grand curtains of the great old theater houses, this installlation transfers the audience's attention from the performance area to the auditorium during the interstitial moments between performances. Using the medium of light, it animates the whole of the theater architecture through both space and time.