March 2010
Live Design;Mar2010, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p34
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The article describes the 14 musical numbers in "Nine," the film version of the Broadway musical inspired by Federico Fellini's 1963 film "8 &frac2;." The pizzazz to the numbers was added by Dion Beebe, director of photography, and Mike Baldassari, lighting designer in collaboration with director Rob Marshall and production designer John Myhre. A Vari-Lite VL2500 backlighted the arches on the set wherever the dancers were.


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