top of page

Acerca de

Nightin Composite.jpg


Nightingale, by Charles Strouse, 
is a musical based on Hans Christian Andersen's "The Emperor and the Nightingale."
I have always loved Chinese painting, done with ink, brush, and "slight color;" this seemed a good choice for a production set in China.
The large production number, "Let's go to the Forest!" had the forest coming to the cast as the trees slid in from Stage Right.

Mustardseed detail.jpg
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram
Fan Kuan original.jpg
Fan Kuan detail.jpg

Fan Kuan's ninth century masterpiece, and a detail from it

Painting Chinese.jpg

Using real ink and Chinese brush for authenticity.

bottom of page