billyconnolly

The backcloth seen on stage during Scottish comedian Billy Connolly’s World Tour DVD became more interesting as the show progressed. The clever design of the cloth incorporated many words and phrases in different colours which appeared and disappeared as the colour of the stage lighting was changed. also making the words appear to move around the cloth.The video at the end of the page shows a clip from the performance at the Royal Victoria Theatre in London.

Rutters printed the image onto Sharkstooth Gauze (6m x 20m) which was hung onto a cyclorama track with eyelets and ties.