This magical evening of songs, speeches and a chance to see all of Mountview’s Undergraduate and Foundation students perform under one roof, took place in St. George’s Catholic Cathedral, Southwark, Central London – the perfect setting for this most festive of occasions.
Mountview Senior Lighting Tutor, Alex Cann, created the Christmas Concert’s lighting design in partnership with a student of the Academy’s 3rd year BA (Hons) Theatre Production Arts course.
The lighting brief was to enhance the overall production, but also to ensure that the whole audience could see the performers. The design therefore needed to be practical whilst also subtly enhancing the overall performance.
When it came to choosing the lighting fixtures, there were a number of important criteria which needed to be met.