On the Edge: Frontline of the Backstage: An Introduction to Theatre Design
Join Sofia Lukie in an interactive exploration of a designers' role within the theatre. Follow the process from preliminary ideas, to drafting, to model making, and finally, execution of the design. You'll also get an inside look at exactly what an MFA Theatre Design thesis show entails, and how this arts-based graduate program measures "success." This workshop will incorporation discussion in the round. Watch the video: MFA Theatre Design Student Sofia Lukie on Designing the Doll House Set
When: Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: Strathcona Library
About the presenter:
Sofia Lukie is a Ukrainian Canadian who hails from Winnipeg and is currently pursuing a Masters of Fine Arts in Theatre Design at the University of Alberta. Currently working as a freelance designer, technician, and scenic painter, Sofia is particularly interested in community-based theatre that functions to give voice to marginalized communities. She will be presenting her thesis show in the Winter of 2019, wherein she will design lights, set, and costumes for the Studio Theatre's third show of the season.