The Witches of Eastwick

The_Witches_of_Eastwick_(musical)Adapted by John Dempsey (lyrics & book) and Dana P. Rowe (music) from the book by John Updike

London Production – Theatre Royal Drury Lane / Prince of Wales Theatre

Directed by Eric Schaeffer
Produced by Cameron Mackintosh
Lighting Design: Howard Harrison
Assistant Lighting Designer: Oliver Fenwick
Production Electrician: Alistair Grant
Lighting Programmer: Rob Halliday
Sound Designer: Andrew Bruce


LSI: The Witches of Eastwick (August 2000)
[852kb PDF]
From Lighting & Sound International

Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Previews: June 24, 2000
Opened: July 18, 2000
Transfer to Prince of Wales Theatre
Opened: March 23, 2001
Closed: October 27, 2001

News Feature about the opening night at Theatre Royal Drury Lane:

Lighting Rig

From Lighting & Sound International, issue 173, May 2000

Conventional rig (supplied by White Light)
Over 200 units including ETC Source Fours, Strand SL Zooms, PAR 64s and various battens, as well as over 100 Rainbow scrollers and Cadenza EP effects projectors with custom disks in White Lights VSFX motor units
Control: Strand 500 series
Moving Light Rig (supplied by The Moving Light Company)
12 Strand Alto Pirouettes, 15 DHA Digital Light Curtains, four DHA Digital Beamlight 2s, six City Theatrical AutoYokes and nine compact moving mirror units.


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