Ponte Vecchio and the love padlocks

2 Aug

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Spending the day in Florence today – I love this place.
With my first view of the love-locked padlocks on the barriers – that have been an inspiration for our shrine to love design for R&J

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All the chains have padlocks attached with love messages and notes near the bridge.
It has been an extraordinary time here with a mixture of work and holiday – I spent the day yesterday going through the script with composer Sandy Nuttgens, where we sectioned all the text and created a strong palette of sound guides fro rehearsal. Doing this here in Italy in the hot temperatures was really inspiring and fun.

Some more info on the Ponte Vecchio here

As a map http://maps.google.com/?q=43.7676%2C11.2528

As a background http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ponte_Vecchio

And here is a picture of where we are lucky enough to be staying…

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