AN EVENING WITH RUMI
Poems Transalted by Coleman Barks
Lighting Designer, Assistant Scenic Design
Orchestra of lightThis was what the audience saw when they walked in. They heard the actors chanting for 2 min.
An Original peice directed by John Heckel
Scenic Design by Ivan Hess
Costume design By Jody Sekas
Rumi was a 13th centruy Sufi Mysitic poet who wrote around 1000 poems about peace and love.
My concept for this show was; The movement through time; Today is Tomorrows Yesterday.
Using the lights to create movement from stationary postions. The idea of the whirling dervish