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Finn, Maxx L. "Hamlet: An Illuminating Look at Tragedy." MFA Thesis. University of Nebraska - Lincoln. 2017.
This thesis describes the research and production process of the lighting design of Hamlet, adapted by Wesley Broulik, performed in Howell Theatre, from November 17 through December 4 at the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska. Hamlet was directed by Wesley Broulik. Maxx Finn acted as the production’s lighting designer, Kaitlyn Peterson designed the set, Haley Williams designed the costumes, Emily Callahan designed the sound, Andrea Besch acted as the properties master, and Travis Smith was the acting technical director.
This thesis contains the entire lighting design process for Hamlet, including initial meetings, conceptualization, paperwork, technical rehearsal process, and production photographs.
Advisor: Laurel Shoemaker