LIGHT TALK Episode 359 - "The Fourth Paradigm - A Conversation with Michael Chybowski"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, Woods
1w ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers (and Sister!) interview Lighting Designer and Author, Michael Chybowski. Join Michael, Ellen and Steve as they pontificate about:  From Math to Light; The "Polar Route"; Sage Advice from Pat Collins; "Going on the Bus" with Lauri Anderson; Visualizing the Essence of the Music; Design Processes for Lighting Dance; Working at European Opera Houses; Writing the Book: "What is Lighting Design? A Geneology of People and Ideas"; Researching the History of Lighting Design and Designers; "Light is Based on the Existence of an Idea"; Anticipating ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 358 - "The Safety of Dimness"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, and Woods
2w ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers talk about everything from Old Eyes to Timid Lighting. Join Stan, Steve, and David as they pontificate about: Stan's discovery of a new chapter of life; Letters about Hash; Having a hard time talking to people at production meetings; Good books and advice regarding starting your business; Dealing with a career crisis; Convincing Artistic Directors to hire you; "Reminising about 10 out of 12's"; Lighting for old eyes; and Explaining your light plot to the electrician.  Nothing is Taboo, Nothing is Sacred, and Very Little Makes Sense ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 357 - "HMI's in Grids and Short-Yoking... Our Conversation with Andrew Sullivan"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, Woods
3w ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers interview IATSE Production Electrician for The Guthrie Theater, Andrew Sullivan. Join Andrew, Brackley, Steve, and David as they pontificate about: Brackley's "Lively" URTA Report; How to become a Production Electrician; The responsibilities of a Production Electrician; The difference between Stage, Master, and Production Electricians; No More 10 out of 12's; Required paperwork from a designer; Getting your paperwork to the Production Electrician on time; Dealing with designers who overhang their plots; Dumb things some designers do; Proper boo ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 355 - "Answering Bethany's Letter - Special URTA Preparation Episode"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, and Woods
1M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers (and Sister!) talk about how to prepare for, and what to expect at your URTA interview. Join Ellen, Steve, and David as they pontificate about: Sad football days in Dallas; Everything you wanted to know about preparing for your interview;  Showing process work in your presentation; Transfering your point of view through your art; The keys to what and what not to say and ask during your interview; How to sniff out schools that want to use you for cheap labor; Researching the schools' faculty; The real cost of attending graduate school; What ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 354 - "The Grande Dame of Lighting Design"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, Woods
1M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers (and Sister!) talk about everything from Weather Reports, to Remembering Tharon. Join Ellen, Steve, and David as they pontificate about: David's Florida visit; Ellen's systern; "Speed Bump"; Is it important to learn how to program to be a Lighting Designer?; The color of limelight; Why the Green Room is green; Dealing with sexual harassment on stage; Nancy Kerrigan and her potted plants; "Oh My God Rigging"; A tribute to Tharon Musser; Lighting Designers' Family Tree; Should a lighting designer attend Load-in?; and David's latest retirement nig ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 353 - "Forklift Jousting"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, and Woods
1M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers (and Sister!) talk about everything from What to do in Long Beach, to Forklift Jousting. Join Ellen, Steve, and Stan as they pontificate about: The LIve Production Summit; NAMM; The "My MixBook"ap from Rosco; Integrating theatrical daylight and shifting natural daylight levels; "Pharos LPC", "Mosaic Designer", and the "Echoflex Tap-41"; "Hands-On Forklift Training"; Should Stagehands be credentialed?; and How to convince your employer that you are ready to be a designer and not a technician. Nothing is Taboo, Nothing is Sacred, and Very Little ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 351 - "Finding the Creative Synergy - A Conversation with Willie Williams"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Woods, and Kaye
2M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, the Lumen Brothers (and Sister!) welcome special holiday guest Willie Williams, Creative Director for U2, to the show. They discuss everything from designing "U2:UV Achtung Baby LIVE at Sphere in Las Vegas", to Stalking for Clients. Join Willie, Ellen, Zak, and David as they pontificate about: Getting started during the Punk Rock Revolution in the UK; How the Art School Bands were creating their visual aesthetic; Urgent Music and Whacky Visuals; The visual aesthetic influence of The Talking Heads and "Stop Making Sense"; Swapping key light; Getting the gig with U ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 350 - "Light and Life - Celebrating the Life of Richard Pilbrow"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, and Woods
2M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK with The Lumen Brothers talk about everything from Thoughts About LDI to The Wonderful Life of Richard Pilbrow. Join Steve, Brackley, and David as they pontificate about: David's final class; Post LDI comments; Haze... What haze?; Things we liked on the Expo Floor; Who had the best demo show?; The Robe Footsie Footlight; Favorite front light colors; Favorite exercises for a beginning design class; New Cheeky Rigger Holiday Fragrances; Our thoughts about Richard Pilbrow; and Are small theatres doomed for failure? Nothing is Taboo, Nothing is Sacred, and Very Little ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 349 - "Madness in Las Vegas - Our 6th Annual Light Talk Live Podcast from LDI"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, and Woods
2M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK, The Lumen Brothers (and Sister) present their 6th Annual LIGHT TALK LIVE show from LDI!  The Lumen Family talks about everything from Dependable Consoles to Stiff Taxidermized Animals from Stan's Back Yard. Join Ellen, Steve, Brackley, Zak, Stan, Snoot, and David as they pontificate about: Semi-Serious Shenanigans; Why sound designers talk a lot; The best rewards of being a mentor; Best solutions to difficult show experiences; "Bobby Danger and The Rails of Disaster"; Our favorite consoles; Finding a Master Electrician to be on the show; and Thank you, Ellen ..read more
Visit website
LIGHT TALK Episode 348 - "Blind Dimwits"
Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers
by Jacques, Kaye, Woods
3M ago
In this episode of LIGHT TALK with The Lumen Brothers talk about everything from Breakfast at The Circle Bar, to Brackley's Hot Tub. Join Steve, Brackley, and David as they pontificate about: LDI weather report; First things to look for at LDI; Who will have the best product demo light show?; What will make your portfolio stand out at the portfolio review; Nightmare in Thailand; International LD traveling tips; "The Dozy-Plunger Cap"; The end of tenure and the beginning of "Professors of Practice"; and What shows should you see in Las Vegas.  Nothing is Taboo, Nothing is Sacred, and Very ..read more
Visit website

Follow Light Talk with The Lumen Brothers on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR