The Past Is Another Country

Brian MacDevitt Lights a Victorian World of Golden Spires and Stygian Gloom

It's not every day that an LD is expected to provide lighting for the afterlife, but that was the task facing Brian MacDevitt when he designed The Invention of Love, Tom Stoppard's historical-literary fantasy, which opened on Broadway in March and won the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best Foreign Play. The play allows us to see one man's life refracted through his dying memories. In Sto

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