Remember Stanley McCandless?

Remember Stanley McCandless?

The Bushnell Theatre Brings A McCandless Project Back To Light

Jean Rosenthal reportedly referred to Stanley McCandless as “the granddaddy of us all as lighting designers.” Beyond the legacy that McCandless (1897-1967) left as a designer and educator, there is at least one tangible project that has been restored, using the McCandless RGB additive color-mixing theory with contemporary fixtures to light the Mortensen Hall auditorium at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford, CT.

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