The Tempest

Making the boats for the Tempest at times felt like doing a Chinese puzzle. The large boat had to break into 4 pieces on stage.

To see more on the making of the puppets for The Tempest, go to –

http://www.rsc.org.uk/whats-on/tempest/making-the-puppets.aspx

 

THE MAGICIAN’S DAUGHTER

The Magician’s Daughter was a follow-up to The Tempest, but for even younger audiences.

The following are images of the making of a tree for the Magician’s Daughter. It felt rather odd, to be carving blocks of wood to create a tree. This was done, as the branches needed to be detachable for transportation.