The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Act IV

Act IV
  • Production: The Seagull
  • Company: Theatre at UBC
  • Venue: The TELUS Studio Theatre, Chan Centre for Performing Arts
  • Year: 2013
  • Author: Anton Chekhov
  • Directed by: Kathleen Duborg
  • Lighting Design by: Lauren Stewart
  • Costume Design by: Sian Morris
  • Set designed by: Elliott Squire
  • Photography by: Tim Matheson
Inspired by the work of Gerhard Richter, the lakeside estate's history and landscape was evoked through the layers and tones scraped along the stage floor, swooping towards the curved backdrop.