when the world was

wild and waste

scenic designer | scenic charge

production

Augustana Theatre Company, 2016

Written by Dr. Richard Swanson

Music by Dr. John Pennington

Direction by Jayna Fitzsimmons

Lighting Design by Rj Fitzsimmons

Costume Design by Cindy Bakke

-- The design for the show began with an invitation to the playwright's intimate workshops and script revisions. What manifested was a sculpture of 'ruined beauty'. Stories of death and famine allow us to survive, but the layers with which we barricade chaos perhaps threaten us as humans even more.

photos by Mike Shafer and Alex Meyer

materials