Donut shop lighting. Hmm. Donut shop lighting? Yup. Sound boring? What does donut shop lighting look like? Bright? Not many shadows? Maybe no shadows? How do you design this? Go to a donut shop and look. Simple? Yup. To a point. Re-creating that lighting on stage isn't that easy. We'll get to that in our how-to: design pages soon. I'll add a link when it's done.
I'm going to make it a little harder, but much more interesting. How about a donut shop, with big windows, during a sunset? Better?
Hint, you'll have to team up with the set designer as to which direction the window faces.
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