A Passage to India

Passage to India ensemble combined to make the elephant

A Passage to India
Vitalist Theatre, Chicago, IL
Directed by Elizabeth Carlin-Metz
Costume Design: Rachel Sypnewski
Photo courtesy of Craig Choma

As a textile artist, I used a “broomsticking” technique to create a layered texture in silk, which I then dipped in dye-baths of browns and greys.  I joined these pieces together and for the production they became the elephant’s ears and trunk.


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