Brief Encounter

with Malcolm Rippeth as Lighting Designer


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Sound designer:

10/09/2010 to 02/01/2011

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Designer's notes: 
Nominated for Outstanding Lighting Design 2011 in the Outer Critics Circle Awards.

Press quotes

The production’s unflaggingly inventive design team — Neil Murray (set and costumes), Malcolm Rippeth (lighting), Simon Baker (sound) and Jon Driscoll and Gemma Carrington (projections) — doesn’t just conjure up different locations with witty efficiency. It also subtly conveys the transformative,... continue reading
Ben Brantley, The New York Times 28/09/2010
Malcolm Rippeth's lighting carves the actors out of the space with chiaroscuro effects, often casting a melancholy glow on the action.
David Barbour, Lighting and Sound America 08/10/2010
Neil Murray’s period sets and costumes, Malcolm Rippeth’s mood setting lighting, Simon Baker’s adept use of sound, and Gemma Carrington and Jon Driscoll’s powerful projections enhance this truly unique theatrical experience, one that should not be missed.
Harry Forbes, 02/10/2010
...with superb lighting by Malcolm Rippeth, Brief Encounter is a brilliant theatrical adventure.
Richmond Shepard, 01/10/2010