900 hours on the piano! Designing Elton John’s last tour – in footage

‘We had a historical past with Elton going again to the 2011 and 2013 excursions, ’ says Ray Winkler fStu fishfish, the staff behind the present’s stage design. ‘We knew Farewell Yellow Brick Street could be his large swan track and began engaged on it way back to 2015. The primary concepts started with biscuits, apples and grapes laid out on a desk: “Think about this biscuit is Elton’s piano.” You then undergo a great deal of sketches, like this one, working the whole lot previous the sensible individuals to verify it’s attainable.’

Early sketch

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