Redefining the Rike’s Wonderland Windows was a labor of love for Scenic Solutions. Six new display boxes each house a restored Christmas display of animated mechanical dolls, enchanting the children of Dayton, and bringing new life to a holiday tradition celebrated in the Miami Valley since 1945.
VENUE: The Kettering Wintergarden at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center, Dayton, OH
SCENIC DESIGNER: Adam Koch
YEAR: 2018 and 2019
- Each box themed to a different whimsical holiday setting with the original mechanical dolls and figures.
- Doll mechanics, a unique lighting system, and music for each scene are individually supported and controlled within each box.
- The boxes are easily broken down and transported through the hallways and elevators of the Schuster Center for efficient storage when not on display.