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  • Stage Lighting Designby Neil Fraser

    Crowood 2011; US$ 18.94

    In Stage Lighting Design Neil Fraser, who teaches the subject at RADA, provides a comprehensive guide to designing effective and appropriate stage lighting. Assuming no previous knowledge, the book guides the reader through the various aspects involved in this craft. The text is accompanied by practical exercises to encourage the reader to explore... more...

  • Stage Designby Gary Thorne

    Crowood 2011; US$ 18.94

    In Stage Design - A Practical Guide Gary Thorne, a freelance theatre set and costume designer, introduces the concept of art and design for performance, drawing on his considerable experience in a wide variety of theatres. The book begins from first principles, and assumes no prior knowledge of the subject. Each chapter contains clear, concise text... more...

  • Theatrical Spaceby William Faricy Condee

    Scarecrow Press 1995; US$ 49.99

    Condee has interviewed hundreds of prominent American and British directors, designers, and actors, and provides photographs and groundplans of major American theatres. Each chapter tackles a different set of problems, offering thoughtful solutions to common obstacles. Theatrical Space is a valuable resource for all directors and designers, both... more...

  • Stage Managing and Theatre Etiquetteby Linda Apperson

    Ivan R. Dee 1998; US$ 13.99

    Here is a practical introduction to one of the most complex jobs in theatre. Linda Apperson clearly and concisely leads the reader through the procedures and responsibilities of stage management, from auditions to closing night. This is a resource book that will become a constant companion for both the novice and the experienced theatre person. Stage... more...

  • Lighting the Shakespearean Stage, 1567 - 1642by Robert B. Graves

    Southern Illinois University Press 1999; US$ 35.00

    In Lighting the Shakespearean Stage, 1567?1642 , R. B. Graves examines the lighting of early modern English drama from both historical and aesthetic perspectives. He traces the contrasting traditions of sunlit amphitheaters and candlelit hall playhouses, describes the different lighting techniques, and estimates the effect of these techniques... more...

  • Stage Rigging Handbook, Third Editionby Jay O. Glerum

    Southern Illinois University Press 2007; US$ 35.00

    Succinct and jargon free, Stage Rigging Handbook remains the only book in any language that covers the design, operation, and maintenance of stage-rigging equipment. It is written in an at-a-glance outline form, yet contains in-depth information available nowhere else. This fully indexed third edition includes three new parts: the first, an explanation... more...

  • The Business of Theatrical Designby James Moody

    Allworth Press 2002; US$ 24.95

    For theatrical design students and theater professionals, here is the essential guide to marketing your skills, furthering your career, and operating a successful business! In The Business of Theatrical Design, design veteran James Moody shares his proven techniques to help costume, scenic, and lighting designers become successful businesspeople.... more...

  • Starting Your Career as a Theatrical Designerby Michael J. Riha; Michael Mayer

    Allworth Press 2012; US$ 27.50

    In the first book of its kind to be published in twenty years, ten award-winning and current Broadway designersófive set designers, four lighting designers, and one projection designeródiscuss the business aspects of the theatre world, sharing relevant insider information and strategies that will prove invaluable to aspiring and seasoned theatrical... more...

  • Technical Theater for Nontechnical Peopleby Drew Campbell

    Allworth Press 2012; US$ 19.95

    Completely updated to reflect state-of-the-art standards in today's fast-changing theater technology, Technical Theater for Nontechnical People helps actors, dancers, playwrights, and directors to understand every aspect of a traditional and digitally supported backstage environment-from scenery, lighting, and sound to props, costumes, and stage management.... more...

  • Interfaces of Performanceby Maria Chatzichristodoulou; Janis Jefferies; Rachel Zerihan

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2009; US$ 109.95

    This collection of essays and interviews investigates current practices that expand our understanding and experience of performance through the use of state-of-the-art technologies. It brings together leading practitioners, writers and curators who explore the intersections between theatre, performance and digital technologies, challenging expectations... more...