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Lighting - Nick Chelton
Gloomy/shadowy, green/blue tint, side lighting highlights the ghosts, brighter for folk dances performed by the dead, lighting changes signify death, 3 yellow spotlights
Accompaniment - Inti Illamani
South American folk tunes, wind effects, different music for each dance, builds in speed then sudden stop, silent dripping water
Costume - Belinda Scarlett
Ghosts wear black matted wigs and rags on the elbows, knees and waist, skull like masks, bodies painted dark to suggest bones/muscles, dead wear gender specific everyday clothes to suggest different walks of life, bare feet
Set - Christopher Bruce
Painted backdrop represent a rocky plain, mountainous with water in the background, a cave opening, rock like structures on stage