Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Nine

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Nine: It's a first ever for Lyric Arts - our very first custom neon sign! And you can see us all standing around admiring it.  Aaahh, the set is now complete, and just in time for tonight's dress rehearsal.  Once again, Patrick and his Tech Crew did a great job with this set!

Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Eight

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Eight: It's all dressing from here folks.  Look closely and you'll see Patrick and Laura the set designer discussing where to hang the pictures.  Check out the side panels too.  The transformation from abandoned church to SPA-DEE-DAH will look fantastic!  Patrick, Laura, and the whole tech crew did an amazing job with this one.

Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Seven

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Seven: Look closely, my friends, things are moving along, but we're getting to the finer details here.  Did you notice that Patrick moved the platform?  And the furniture is reaching it's final resting place.  Be sure to come back tomorrow - it's going to be the last day for Evolution of a Set.  You'll be amazed at all they accomplished!  And just in time for Tech Week, too.

Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Six

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Six: These guys were whirlwinds of activity yesterday!  The stained glass window looks amazing!  And off to the side there, you'll see a sneak peak of what all the hammering back stage meant.  Look a little closer, and you'll be amazed at all that group got done - see all the molding at the top of the wall and look at all the furniture that's been added, down to the books on the bookshelf!

Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Five

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Five: Well folks, there's still a lot going on here behind the scenes.  Patrick got the doors hung, the tech crew got that second coat of paint finished, and the noise of power tools is reverberating from the scene shop.  What's he got brewing back there?  You'll have to stay tuned!

Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Four

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Four: Here we are at day four already.  Another coat of paint for the walls.  And Patrick and the entire cast of The Hallelujah Girls were hard at work over the weekend on the set.  That's dedication!  Can you see the shadings of pink and peach on the platform there?  Don't think that's all they got to on Saturday.  There's a whole lot of work that went on behind the scenes that'll continue today.  Stay tuned for a big reveal tomorrow!

Evolution of a Set: "The Hallelujah Girls": Day Two

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Two:

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Day Two: Walls are going up already.  That Patrick and his Tech Crew are cruising!  Remember this set is going to be revealed bit by bit, so these walls won't need to move at all.  Don't forget you can keep checking our progress against Laura Lawson's designs.

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls

Well folks, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat had a fabulous run, but you know us, it's already time to move on to The Hallelujah Girls.  And just so you can stay on top of all of the action we've got Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls! Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Renderings:

Set Designer Laura Lawson provided these renderings to guide Patrick as he and the Tech Crew get ready for opening night.  Super secret behind the scenes data ahead...the set will be revealed in stages!

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Rendering One:

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Rendering One: Here's our first rendering from Laura Lawson. You can just see a hint behind the curtains of what's coming next.

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Rendering Two:

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Rendering Two: With a little hard work and polish, those Southern belles are moving right along.

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Rendering Three:

Evolution of a Set: The Hallelujah Girls: Artist's Rendering Three: And here's the final stage, complete with a  custom neon sign! Isn't it fabulous?!

Keep checking back to keep track of our progress!