The story gained in popularity during the first half of the 17th century, primarily in Germany through various theatrical settings.
The reflected light lends, to even the most solid building, an insubstantial air, as if it is part of a theatrical setting.
Creating a theatrical setting to enhance the designs was important.
We are in that magically all-purpose theatrical setting known as the surreal real world.
Instead of theatrical settings and clothes, 130 styles from the permanent collection were assembled in a thoughtful, if academic, manner.
What they suggest here is that the very dances they perform elsewhere can be presented in a theatrical setting.
"So I try to put it into historical context and present it in a theatrical setting," he added.
"There is almost a theatrical setting to the ceremony."
Milestones in that journey were picked out in a theatrical setting.
In addition to posters, he designs theatrical settings, prints and catalogues.