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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • The Stagecraft Handbookby Daniel Ionazzi

    F+W Media 1996; US$ 22.99

    Get the complete, illustrated guide to scenery construction Using nails and wood, fabric and paint, hardware and rigging, you create an illusion. You build the make-believe world of the play. Now you have a scene-shop manual to help you. In The Stagecraft Handbook, Daniel A. Ionazzi, director of production for the UCLA Department of Theater, offers... more...

  • The Prop Building Guidebookby Eric Hart

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95

    Theatre and film frequently require replicas of three-dimensional objects built for actors to use. This book lays the groundwork for an artisan to determine what materials and techniques to use to build these props. Walking the reader through the various tools and techniques used in historical and contemporary prop-making, the author present a process... more...

  • Computer Visualization for the Theatreby Gavin Carver; Christine White

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    Theatre designers using 3D software for computer visualisation in the theatre will find this book both a guide to the creative design process as well as an introduction to the use of computers in live performance. Covering the main software packages in use: Strata Studio Base, 3D Studio Max and 3D Studio Viz, the book provides techniques for 3D modelling... more...

  • The Dramatic Imaginationby Robert Edmond Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 36.95

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...