The Theatre and You: A Beginning

The Theatre and You: A Beginning

by Marsh Cassady
     
 
The fascinating world of the theatre is explored in this comprehensive new text by a director/playwright/author of distinction. Fifteen chapters present a complete overview of acting, directing, playwriting, scenery, lighting, costumes, and the history of theatre. Abundant photos and illustrations are used to explain each of the key concepts. Included are several

Overview

The fascinating world of the theatre is explored in this comprehensive new text by a director/playwright/author of distinction. Fifteen chapters present a complete overview of acting, directing, playwriting, scenery, lighting, costumes, and the history of theatre. Abundant photos and illustrations are used to explain each of the key concepts. Included are several plays and scenes to allow students to "flesh out" characters and gain perspective of various types of dramatic works. Playwrights include Shakespeare, Ibsen, Wilde, and several well-known contemporary writers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780916260835
Publisher:
Meriwether Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
06/28/1992
Series:
Theatre Texts
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
5.55(w) x 8.51(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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