Scene Design and Stage Lighting / Edition 7

Scene Design and Stage Lighting / Edition 7

by W. Oren Parker, R. Craig Wolf, R. Craig Wolf
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155016202

ISBN-13: 9780155016200

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Harcourt College Publishers

This eighth edition of a text for aspiring scene and lighting designers focuses on collaboration between designers and directors and between multiple designers, and offers discussion on the use of new computer technologies in the design and production process. It includes more illustrations of each step in the design process, expanded coverage of lighting and the…  See more details below

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This eighth edition of a text for aspiring scene and lighting designers focuses on collaboration between designers and directors and between multiple designers, and offers discussion on the use of new computer technologies in the design and production process. It includes more illustrations of each step in the design process, expanded coverage of lighting and the role of sound in theater design, and new interviews with professional lighting designers. Material is in sections on creating a design, realizing the design, sound for the theater, and stage lighting. Numerous b&w photos and some color photos are included. Parker is affiliated with Carnegie Mellon University. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155016200
Publisher:
Harcourt College Publishers
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
670
Product dimensions:
8.33(w) x 10.33(h) x 1.31(d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. I Creating a Design 1

Ch. 1 Introduction 2

Ch. 2 Scene Design and the Theatre Space 7

Ch. 3 Scene Design as a Visual Art 22

Ch. 4 The Design Process 36

Ch. 5 Color in the Design 80

Ch. 6 Drafting the Design 89

Pt. II Realizing the Design 113

Ch. 7 The Scene Shop, Tools, and Equipment 114

Ch. 8 Building the Scenery 157

Ch. 9 Painting Scenery 187

Ch. 10 Handling Scenery 211

Ch. 11 Stage Properties and the Designer 244

Pt. III Sound for the Theatre 265

Ch. 12 Sound and Music in the Theatre 266

Ch. 13 Sound Systems and Equipment 290

Pt. IV Stage Lighting 315

Ch. 14 Introduction to Stage Lighting 316

Ch. 15 Distribution 333

Ch. 16 Color and Light 345

Ch. 17 Lighting Instruments 360

Ch. 18 Projection, Practicals, and Effects 394

Ch. 19 Design: Choices and Process 418

Ch. 20 Design: The Light Plot, Paperwork, and Production 437

Ch. 21 Lighting Control 457

Ch. 22 Stage Lighting and Electricity 479

Ch. 23 Light Sources 496

Ch. 24 Design Techniques 512

Ch. 25 Lighting Design as a Profession 541

Glossary 570

Additional Reading 582

Index 586

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