Date of Award


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts



First Advisor

Varns, Mark


This thesis presents the evaluation, research, and written documentation of the process in the lighting design of Lysistrata: A Woman's Translation. Chapter One contains two parts. The first is in-depth research specific to the production as well as an analysis of the script. The second part is the Statement of Goals, Methodology and Procedures. Chapter Two presents the design process during the production and the implementation of the design processes. Chapter Three, the final chapter, discusses and examines the responses and includes a self-evaluation of the production. The appendices of this document contain research images, hand renderings and computer renderings, drafting, and production photographs.




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