Hatch Me If You Can


When Dave Nofsinger designed Honk!, a musical based on Hans Christian Andersen's classic The Ugly Duckling, a nest and eggs were central elements. Actors needed to walk on the nest, sit on the eggs, and dance with eggs on their heads. Ugly would hatch in full view of the audience.

Properties director Tim Hogan, technical director Paul Kaessinger, and Nofsinger knew the nest would have to be strong enough to hold the actors and sustain a 60-pe

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