The facade cloaked in a bright red metal structure is symbolic of theater curtain
about to open as if to signal the start of a spectacular presentation full of surprises.
Inside a glass vitrine set on a spotlighted plinth in a space otherwise darkened by a thick red theater curtain
, the two Roman heads were placed in such intimate proximity--noses touching--that they looked as if about to press lips against one another.
A cherry red, velvet theater curtain
can be drawn to provide privacy for the bedroom nook at the back of the house where the bed is ingeniously mounted on a pulley system so that it can be raised or lowered as needed.
The opening of the theater curtain
, the ABC song and playful graphics together draw children into learning letters and their first words.
Lipton asks in the poem, What would it take to resurrect Darwish's face, to have it raise its self-flagellation like a theater curtain
? The answer is first placed within the well-trod terrain of the poorly diagnosed, the unfortunately lavish.
In the second section, drape some plush material in the shape of a theater curtain
. Seat your mannequins or dolls in front of the curtain.
My first show set an actual theater curtain
beside a still of one taken from a cartoon.
Its motif of a trompe l'oeil theater curtain
framing the bow of a ship coming into port is here only visible in an accompanying photograph that shows the stage set installed in a theater.
The next movement, shot with a 1/1000-second strobe, shows Beller flinging herself against a heavy theater curtain
over and over, like a trapped animal.
From branches above, garlands of cherries, crab apples, and plums hang down to suggest a theater curtain
. In the background, three--no, four; no five!--rivulets switch back through rocky escarpments to collide in a foaming pool behind her.
Gordon creates a versatile set, an extension of the Playhouse's barnlike interior, decorated with the basic symbols of David's far-flung life: a fisherman's net, a theater curtain
, a chandelier, a street lamp.