Continued from July 2010 CTI Newsletter
SHoW DMX Case Study: Around the World in 80 Days at the Norwegian Opera
The world premier of Gisle Kverndokk's and Řystein Wiik's opera Around The World In 80 Days was given in Oslo's beautiful Norwegian Opera House on May 21, 2010. The lighting design by Franck Evin made use of City Theatrical's SHoW DMX to place lighting inside moving scenic pieces. We spoke with Lighting Technician Audun Bull-Hanssen.
CTI: What were the general parameters and design needs
for the project?
CTI: How did you lay out the design?
CTI: Were there specific design, budget or physical
constraints that you had to work within?
CTI: Why did you want to use SHoW DMX in this case?
CTI: Did you do any preliminary testing? Audun Bull-Hanssen: I tested the system in the
Audun Bull-Hanssen: I tested the system in the workshop...
CTI: What settings did you use on the equipment? Audun Bull-Hanssen: We used the dimmers in LED mode...
Audun Bull-Hanssen: We used the dimmers in LED mode...
CTI: Did you use RDM in the project?
CTI: What was
your overall experience in working with SHoW DMX on your production?
CTI: Would you have done anything
differently in hindsight?
Photos by Erik Berg