Sunday In The Park With George, inspired by the famous pointillist painting, A Sunday Afternoon On The Island Of La Grande Jatte, by George Seurat,where the painting is reproduced in Act One, and “Chromolume #7”, a kinetic light sculpture is simulated in Act Two, is currently on Broadway. The revival, starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Seurat in 1884 and his illegitimate grandson in 1984, is at the newly renovated Hudson Theatre. It was designed by
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Projecting La Grande Jatte: Sunday In The Park With George
For the revival of Sunday In The Park With George, Tal Yarden and Christopher Ash designed the projection to serve as a lens into George’s eye in each moment as he is studying the actual people of the park.