" Don't deny your beast inside "
UCLA LITTLE THEATER
Book by Keythe Farley and Brian Flemming
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe
Directed by Jeremy Mann
Musical Direction by Dan Belzer
Scenic Design by Ji young Lee
Lighting Design by Ning Ji
Costume Design by Shany Albalak
Sound Design by Noelle Sammour
Stage Manager : Isabella Bolognini
Bat Boy is about the inner beast of human. We all have an
animal side and primitive, primordial beast in us that drives
our hungers for sex, food, power and control. I was intrigued by
the X-ray photo of Bat because it shows the inside of animal.
Since there are many locations in the musical, I’ve decided to
design an unit-set that can represent the inteterior and exterior.
I designed two main structures that look like upside down
X-ray photo of Bat wing so they can serve as the roof structure
for the interior scenes and forest, cave and coal mine for the