Stage Lighting Handbook

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This popular guide to stage lighting, now in its fifth edition, is widely accepted as the standard work on the subject. It explains the process of designing lighting for all forms of stage production and describes the equipment used. This new edition includes the latest advances in technology and discusses their impact on working methods.
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Overview

This popular guide to stage lighting, now in its fifth edition, is widely accepted as the standard work on the subject. It explains the process of designing lighting for all forms of stage production and describes the equipment used. This new edition includes the latest advances in technology and discusses their impact on working methods.
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Certainly a lighting specialist should be in charge, says Reid, but everyone involved with a stage production should know something about lighting. Drawing on his four decades as a professional lighting designer, he discusses some of the possibilities of lighting and how they can be turned into reality under practical stage conditions. He incorporates current technology, including design computers talking directly to light boards, but focuses on the principles that have made the earlier editions staples. The 1976 first was published by Pitman, and the four between 1982 and 1996 by A & C Black. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780878301560
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Publication date: 8/1/1989
  • Pages: 197

Table of Contents

Prologue 7
1 Aims in Lighting 9
2 Lighting Instruments 17
3 Automated Lighting Instruments 39
4 Lighting Control 45
5 Rigging and Wiring 58
6 Direction and Focus 66
7 Colour 84
8 First Steps in Lighting Design 94
9 The Lighting Design Process 100
10 Implementing the Lighting Design 109
11 Lighting Plays 124
12 Lighting Dance 147
13 Lighting Musicals 150
14 Lighting Opera 163
15 Lighting Thrust Stages 168
16 Lighting in Repertoire 173
17 Computer-Aided Lighting Design 177
18 Square One 183
19 Projection and Effects 189
20 Comfort and Confidence 202
21 Agenda for a Post-Mortem 205
22 Light Education 207
Further Reading 212
Glossary 214
Index 221
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