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Lighting

-Use of coloured lighting; blue, green, yellow, pink
-Creates checker board effect on the floor
-Checker board moves around the floor in different spaces including lines and diagnols
-White light is reflected from the collars of the men in the opening
-Lighting is dimmed with white side and overhead lights in narrative sections

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Stimulus

Brazilian way of life... colours reflect colours of Brazilian carnival

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Intention

Just have fun... checker board moves erratically around the stage as the dancers keep up the pre-programmed lighting enhances the fun aspect

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Mood

Lighting reflected from the collars enhances an unpredictable fun mood

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Highlights dancer

Spotlights used in solo and duet sections highlight each dancer

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Highlights dance space

Checker board creates a confined space for the dancers

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Sculpts body

Lighting sculpts the bodies of the dancers and enhances the movement

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Geographic content

Colours connote the colours of the Brazilian flag - green, blue, yellow

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Complements other components

Colours of light complement the colours of the costume

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Interpretation of lighting

decorations and costumes at a Brazilian carnival as well as the Brazilian flag

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Interpretation of checker board effect

carnival dancers and floats

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Interpretation of darkening of lights in narrative

darker and more sinister side of Brazilian culture also heightens tension and emotions as males compete for females

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Interpretation of lights reflecting collars

Flashing lights of torches and cameras

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Moods

Happy, vibrant, exciting, unpredictable, carnival, celebratory