"Ghost Moments:" LD Hugh Vanstone lights the revival of Sondheim's Follies

"Ghost Moments:" LD Hugh Vanstone lights the revival of Sondheim's Follies

"The idea was to make the theatre appear as empty as possible," says Vanstone, who collaborated with director Matthew Warchus, set designer Mark Thompson, and costume designer Theoni V. Aldredge on the recent Broadway revival of Follies, a Roundabout Theatre Company production seen at the Belasco Theatre. In Stephen Sondheim's haunting 1970s musical, a group of faded "follies" performers get together at a reunion party in their old theatre, which is now abandoned and awaiting the wreck

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