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    Aladdin Jr. Magic Lamp and Genie - how do I get a Genie out of a lamp?

    Hello, I am currently working on a production of Aladdin, Jr. and I am looking for ideas on how to make a genie (the wish-granting kind of genie, not the boom) emerge from a magic lamp. I am in an extremely restricted setting with no trap doors and no ability to completely black out. I can...
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    Beauty Beast Transformation in VERY limited setting

    It's been forever, but I wanted to come back and say "thanks" for the help and post what we did in case it might help someone else. We first worked on the low-tech aspects of the transformation. Beast staggered and collapsed on his side, back to the audience, and Belle took off her cloak and...
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    Beauty Beast Transformation in VERY limited setting

    Not easily. We'd have to get another random kid from outside the cast since the other boys in the show are significantly smaller than the beast actor. Even so, how could we make the switch with a body double with no fog and limited lighting?
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    Beauty Beast Transformation in VERY limited setting

    Good idea! Thanks! We're ging to try everything this weekend and early next week and see what we can do.
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    Beauty Beast Transformation in VERY limited setting

    Thanks very much, I will try that. We've also got a parent calling some local HVAC companies this week so we can find out what, if any, ventilation we actually have to help suck it out.
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    Beauty Beast Transformation in VERY limited setting

    Hi everyone, I am looking for advice on performing the transformation in an extremely limited setting. Short Version: probably no fog allowed, no smoke allowed, lights can never be turned completely off, no body double, no flying, no trap doors. Longer Version: We're a small school doing a...