24-Scenic Design (SD) Requirements

1.  Ground Plan
One (1) ground plan (1/2” = 1’0”) drawn by hand or drafted in Vectorworks using USITT graphic standards.

Points will be awarded based on neatness, lettering, knowledge of standard drafting techniques, and creative use of space.

2.  Model or Rendering
One (1) rendering OR one (1) 1/2”=1’0” scale model.

Points will be awarded based on neatness, use of color and other mediums.

3.  Design Concept
Typewritten design concept paper in separate folder (with entry tag) describing why specific choices were made related to color, style, texture and line of the design.

Points will be awarded based on clarity of choices and how they support the play, use of metaphor (i.e., symbols and imagery), sense of appropriate atmosphere, creativity and inventiveness, and risk.

4.  Oral Presentation
The student designer must deliver an oral presentation of his/her design.

Points will be awarded based on the student designer’s ability to describe the design and his/her artistic choices. The student designer should be clear, concise, and confident in order to deliver an effective oral presentation.