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  1. Stagecraft Fundamentals Second Edition

    A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production

    By Rita Kogler Carver

    Stagecraft Fundamentals Second Edition tackles every aspect of theatre production with Emmy Award-winning author Rita Kogler Carver's signature witty and engaging voice. The history of stagecraft, safety precautions, lighting, costumes, scenery, career planning tips, and more are discussed,...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Focal Press

  2. Freelancer's Guide to Corporate Event Design: From Technology Fundamentals to Scenic and Environmental Design

    By Troy Halsey

    The Freelancer's Guide to Corporate Event Design is the only book that will get the reader up to speed on the ever-changing and growing industry of corporate production. Written by one of the industry's leading designers, this book uses a candid and straightforward style to illustrate the process...

    Published August 26th 2010 by Focal Press

  3. Illustrated Theatre Production Guide

    2nd Edition

    By John Ramsey Holloway, John Holloway

    This new and fully updated edition of the Illustrated Theatre Production Guide takes a step-by-step approach to the most common and popular theatre production practices, covering important issues related to the construction of wooden, fabric, plastic, and metal scenery used on the stage. This book...

    Published February 15th 2010 by Focal Press

  4. Mechanical Design for the Stage

    By Alan Hendrickson

    Scenic effects involving rotating turntables, tracking stage wagons, and the vertical movement of curtains and painted drops have become common in both Broadway and Regional theatre productions. The machines that drive these effects range from small pneumatic cylinders pushing loads of a few pounds...

    Published September 17th 2007 by Focal Press

  5. Computer Visualization for the Theatre

    3D Modelling for Designers

    By Gavin Carver, Christine White

    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...

    Published August 10th 2003 by Focal Press

  6. Technical Design Solutions for Theatre

    The Technical Brief Collection Volume 1

    Edited by Ben Sammler, Don Harvey

    The Technical Brief is a collection of single-focus articles on technical production solutions, published three times a year by the prestigious Yale School of Drama. The primary objective of the publication is to share creative solutions to technical problems so that fellow theatre technicians can...

    Published May 27th 2002 by Focal Press

  7. Technical Design Solutions for Theatre

    The Technical Brief Collection Volume 2

    Edited by Ben Sammler, Don Harvey

    The Technical Brief is a collection of single-focus articles on technical production solutions, published three times a year by the prestigious Yale School of Drama. The primary objective of the publication is to share creative solutions to technical problems so that fellow theatre technicians can...

    Published March 18th 2002 by Focal Press

  8. Structural Design for the Stage

    By Alys Holden, Ben Sammler

    This book provides the theater technician with a foundation in structural design allowing an intuitive understanding of why sets "stand up". It introduces the basics of statics and the study of the strength of materials as they apply to typical scenery, with a minimum of theory and many examples....

    Published February 25th 1999 by Focal Press

  9. Stages for Tomorrow

    Housing, funding and marketing live performances

    By Francis Reid

    Throughout the twentieth century, live theatre has been challenged by a range of new media based on increasingly sophisticated technologies. In Stages for Tomorrow, Francis Reid, one of the world's best known and best loved lighting designers, gives a unique insight into some of the key...

    Published May 6th 1998 by Focal Press

  10. Concert Tour Production Management

    By John Vasey

    Concert Tour Production Management deals with the business of production and sets out guidelines to follow in order to literally get the show on the road. Concert Tour Production Management provides the basic information to manage the production for a touring concert from start to finish in the...

    Published October 2nd 1997 by Focal Press