The Light

Behind "The Light": Kabuki Drops

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Act III of The Light employes the "Kabuki Drop" — a theatrical effect also referred to as a "Curtain Reveal" — in which a swift and abrupt drop to the floor of curtains or drapes on cue exposes a performer, product or idea to the audience. Go behind the scenes with the crew to see the mechanics of this special effect.

Aired: 05/18/20

Rating: NR

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