tableau vivant :
- n a group of people attractively arranged (as if in a painting)
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- Theatre review: “Sunday in the Park with George” can be called picture perfect
In late 20th century musical theatre, few moments resonate more gloriously than the Act One finale of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Sunday in the Park with George.” Painter Georges Seurat intones his mantra of “Order, design, tension, balance, harmony.” The characters gather into a tableau vivant of his pointillist masterwork, "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte," which ...
Oct. 17, 2013 - Columbus Alive