Auditions – first round of auditions completed – we now proceed to casting – still spaces for people to come along.
Writing – Work proceeding to develop and complete script
Costume – designs now being worked on and templates for costumes for general public as well as cast are being prepared. Location for costume shop identified – this will be an information and drop-in point for people to learn more and be involved in making their own costumes for the event. Interviews for Costume Coordinator complete.
Preparation for filming is being organised.
Focus groups being developed from concept to actuality.
Music of 17th Century period identified, and musicians getting involved.
Drummers for procession – liaison with groups on this proceeding.
Scenery being designed.
Sound and staging arrangements being negotiated.
Additional rehearsal venues being located.
Route for procession on 9 June being negotiated
Location of venues for vox-box presentation and exhibition being considered. Material to be prepared for these.
Research still going on and refinements being made as new findings are made as part of this process.