SLAPC: Descriptions


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Accompaniment - Simon Jeffes
wind instrument plays long slow notes, repetitive African tune, builds to a high pitch then gunshot, instrument fade away one by one
Set - Hayden Griffin
Small trees on backdrop, broad African landscape, bright colours of red/pink=sunset
Lighting - John B Read
Red light shines on backdrop to highlight colours, four curved bars of light, spotlight follows zebra, indicated beginning and end of acts, bright in first half dramatic towards end, natural yellow wash
Costume - Hayden Griffin
Combine human and animal characteristics in a dream like way, mask and headdresses have animal features like horns/antennae, zebra mane, face paint, two tassels, black ballet shoes=hooves, Lycra body suit