Shrek: Going Beyond the Script

Going Beyond the Script SHREK: THE MUSICAL Backdrops and Scenery Perspectives written by: Melanie Simmons In an age of lovable antiheroes and self-saving warrior princesses, there is no story quite like Shrek. Shrek originally burst onto movie screens 2001 as a Dreamworks animated feature. This off-kilter story, featuring a repulsive ogre as the main protagonist and…

Alice in Wonderland: Going Beyond the Script

Going Beyond the Script Alice in Wonderland Backdrops and Scenery Perspectives written by: Melanie Simmons Lewis Carroll’s classic story of Alice and her reality-warping journey down the rabbit hole is a childhood mainstay. Nearly everyone is familiar with the Cheshire Cat, the Queen of Hearts, and the eponymous Alice herself. Carroll’s story has been frequently re-imagined…

Kicking Off the New 2016 – 2017 Season!

Kicking Off the New 2016 – 2017 Season with Big News Announcing TheatreWorld’s Highly Discounted Backdrop Collection – “Island of Misfit Backdrops!” During the past 5 years, many of you have asked if we had any backdrops that were not up to our high quality, New/Like New, standards that we could provide at a discount.…

Aladdin: Going Beyond the Script

Going Beyond the Script Aladdin Backdrops and Scenery Perspectives written by: Melanie Simmons Disney’s Aladdin is currently running on Broadway, receiving rave reviews and seemingly endless awards. Even if you’re not in New York City, however, you can bring the magic of Agrabah to younger audiences everywhere with the Jr. Edition! Let’s take a magical carpet ride through some of…

It’s Our Pleasure to Support You and Your Productions!

Fall and Winter have been our largest shipping months ever, thanks to our clients and their confidence in our services, top quality, and hand-painted backdrops! We are also adding about 25 new backdrops to our rental inventories each month. Even with our expansion, we strongly recommend all clients order their backdrop packages as early as…

Seasons In Full Swing

TheatreWorld Backdrops’ Team Is Excited That The 2015 – 2016 Theatrical, Dance Recital, And Event Seasons Are In Full Swing! Wondering what shows are popular this Fall? Mary Poppins is, by far, the hottest stage show at the moment. Beauty and the Beast, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, Wizard of Oz, and Sound of Music, however, follow closely.  Our early backdrop…

Summer was TheatreWorld Backdrops Highest New Production Cycle Yet!

Summer was TheatreWorld Backdrops Highest New Production Cycle Yet! TheatreWorld’s creative and artistic teams had a busy, yet rewarding, summer. Our teams produced circa 80 new hand-painted designs to enhance our steadily-growing scenic and stage backdrop rental inventories. Many of these new designs support the most popular shows our clients produce, like Alice in Wonderland, Beauty and…

Maintaining TheatreWorld Backdrops’ High Quality Standards is a Labor of Love

Maintaining TheatreWorld Backdrops’ High Quality Standards is a Labor of Love Many of you have asked how we keep our scenic backdrops is such good condition, always looking so wonderful and freshly painted. Because of this, we thought we would give you a high-level look at the process. Upon their return to our facility, our…

Summer is One of TheatreWorld Backdrops’ Highest New Production Cycles

Summer is One of TheatreWorld Backdrops’ Highest New Production Cycles First, thank you to everyone who used TheatreWorld Backdrops during the winter and spring season. It was our pleasure to support your productions.  A note to all customers involved with summer programs: beginning the end of June, TheatreWorld is offering complementary shipping on all orders. (And…

TheatreWorld Backdrops is Proud to Begin Releasing Major Enhancements to our “Around the World” Stage, Dance Recital, and Event Backdrop Collections

TheatreWorld Backdrops is Proud to Begin Releasing Major Enhancements to our “Around the World” Stage, Dance Recital, and Event Backdrop Collections TheatreWorld Backdrops’ Artistic Teams are in full swing this summer! We are proudly designing and producing a host of new hand-painted stage, dance, and event backdrops. These new additions pay tribute to many historic buildings,…