Before the lights go on: Choir 1-5 form Camelot Upstage Left; Choir 6 and 7 form the walls of the Lady of Shalott’s Castle Downstage Right; the Lady of Shalott is inside her Castle tower
Music: Tanpura with the Choir humming very softly verse 1 of Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s ‘Dasht-e-Tanhai’
In Shadows the world appears
if she looks on Camelot.
weaves the mirror's magic sights
[Choir: humming fades out gradually with the newly weds exit]
Quiver the shadows of your voice
[Sound effect of a mirror breaking]