Not all rehearsals focus on dialog and acting. For a few days, technical work takes center stage. In the week leading up to opening night, lighting and sound design is worked out in collaboration between lighting designer Ryan O’Gara, sound designer Amy Altadonna and stage manager Angi Adams. One of the rows in the theater is covered with equipment as the technical details are tested, refined and stored for playback during the show. Director Susan Atkinson moves back in the row immediately behind the stations giving input and guidance.
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