Establish Sunrise & Sunset Onstage With These Unbelievably Gorgeous Color Palettes

Lighting Designer Jimmy Lawlor shares the vibrant sunrise and sunset color palettes he used in his design for a production of "Picnic" at James Madison University.

Entertainment Lighting#RoscoGela mix of tungsten and LED lightCinegel #2007 Storaro Bluecolor choicecolor choice for nighttimecolor choice for sunrisecolor choice for sunsetcolor choice for time of daycolor palette for sunrisecolor palette for sunsetcolour choicecolour choice for nighttimecolour choice for sunrisecolour choice for sunsetcolour choice for time of daycolour palette for sunrisecolour palette for sunsetcreating sunrise on stagecreating sunset on stageDeep StrawDirector Dr. Dennis BeckDr. Dennis BeckElana Swartz Staufferestablishing time of day with colorestablishing time of day with colourestablishing time of day with lightG845G845 CobaltG880G880 Daylight BlueGAM colorGamcolorGamcolor #845 CobaltGamcolor #880 Daylight Bluegel colorsgel coloursgels for Picnicgels for theatreGrace VaughanHouse-Cychow to create sunrise on stagehow to create sunset on stagehow to establish time of day with colorhow to establish time of day with lightingHoward JonesJames Madison University School of Theatre and DanceJames Madison University Theatre DepartmentJimmy LawlorJMU School of Theatre and DanceJMU Theatre DepartmentJoey CassellaKatie Ciszeklawlordesign.comLight Bastard Amberlighting color palettelighting colour paletteLighting designlighting design for a playlighting design for Picniclighting design for theaterlighting design for theatrelighting design ideaslighting design inspirationlighting design techniquelighting design to establish time of daylighting designermatching colored tungsten light to LEDMelissa Cartermixing LEDs to colored tungsten lightmixing tungsten with LEDmoon gobonighttime color choicenighttime colour choicePainting with LightPicnic at James Madison UniversityPicnic the playR01R01 Light Bastard AmberR15R15 Deep StrawR17R17 Light FlameR19R19 FireR2007R2007 Storaro BlueR21R21 Golden AmberR305R305 Rose GoldR318R318 Mayan SunR59R59 IndigoR81174re-creating sunrise on stagere-creating sunset on stagerecreating sunrise on stagerecreating sunset on stageRichard FinkelsteinRichard Finkelstein PhotographyRob CondasRosco gelRosco Glass Gobo 81174 FullRosco Glass Gobo 81174 Full MoonRoscoluxRoscolux #01 Light Bastard AmberRoscolux #15 Deep StrawRoscolux #17 Light FlameRoscolux #19 FireRoscolux #2007 Storaro BlueRoscolux #305 Rose GoldRoscolux #318 Mayan SunRoscolux #59 IndigoRoscolux 21 Golden AmberSet Designer Howard JonesStoraro Bluesunrise color palettesunrise color researchsunrise colour palettesunrise colour researchsunrise effectsunrise lighting effectsunset color palettesunset color researchsunset colour palettesunset colour researchsunset effectsunset lighting effectusing houses as cycloramas on stagewhat gels to use for sunrisewhat gels to use for sunset