Live Design is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Heaven Knows

Down in New York City's East Village is the Connelly Theatre, a 19th — century proscenium opera house that for the months of January and February was transformed into a lovely netherworld of sky and wheat for Only Heaven, a musical based on the writings of Langston Hughes, a poet and fixture of the Harlem Renaissance. Erik Ulfers' set combined dark and light as the singers performed on the black-and-white-tiled, diamond-shaped stage amid surrounding rows of wheat. Black fiber-optic

Register to view the full article

Register for and gain access to premium content including production and design materials, videos, and more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.