When it comes to broadcast programming, versatility is key. Windy City Live’s set needed to accommodate a broad range of segment types, from cooking and musical guests to panel discussions to intimate interviews.
Chicago Scenic worked with ABC 7 to create a multi-level, ultra-flexible set that maximizes camera angles and provides custom show settings.
The stationary “arch wall” features a backlit window with a view of Chicago and serves as the background for main studio segments; beyond that is a fully functional kitchen for popular cooking segments.
Two elevated stages showcase visiting bands and two movable platforms accommodate an intimate interview setting and the show’s primary anchor desk.05.2011 back to TV | Film