THE NEW YORK TIMES, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 1999

                                     N E W  Y O R K E R S  &  C O
Wizards of Neon Make Their Mark on Broadway
Their Blend of Skills Includes Those of Glass Blowers, Electricians, Chemists and Graphic Artists
By RICHARD WEIR
N
EON is everywhere in the new Broadway production of "Satur- day Night Fever." It lights the 42 brightly colored square panels of
the onstage dance floor. It trims the struc ture that holds the disco ball. And it illuminates 20 street signs, like the one for Fusco's Paint Store, where Tony Manero, the lead character, works.

   
Altogether, there is almost a mile of neon tubing on the Minskoff Theater stage. And muc