Theatrical Design and Production: An Introduction to Scene Design and Construction, Lighting, Sound, Costume, and Makeup / Edition 5

Theatrical Design and Production: An Introduction to Scene Design and Construction, Lighting, Sound, Costume, and Makeup / Edition 5

by J. Michael Gillette
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072562625

ISBN-13: 9780072562620

Pub. Date: 11/28/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This is a comprehensive survey of the technical and design aspects of play production, including scene design and construction, lighting, sound, costume, and makeup. Health and safety precautions for the backstage crew appear throughout in boxes labeled “Safety Tips,” and “Design Inspiration” boxes show how professional designers create the desired look.

Overview

This is a comprehensive survey of the technical and design aspects of play production, including scene design and construction, lighting, sound, costume, and makeup. Health and safety precautions for the backstage crew appear throughout in boxes labeled “Safety Tips,” and “Design Inspiration” boxes show how professional designers create the desired look.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072562620
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
11/28/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
625
Product dimensions:
8.98(w) x 11.12(h) x 1.05(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

1. Production Organization and Management

2. The Design Process

3. A Brief History of Theatre Architecture and Stage Technology

4. The Stage and Its Equipment

5. Style, Composition, and Design

6. Color

7. Mechanical Drafting

8. Perspective Drawing

9. Scenic Design

10. Tools and Materials

11. Scenic Production Techniques

12. Scene Painting

13. Stage Properties

14. Lighting Design

15. Electrical Theory and Practice

16. Lighting Production

17. Projections

18. Costume Design

19. Costume Construction

20. Makeup

21. Sound Design and Technology

22. Drawing and Rendering

Appendix A: A Revised Standard Graphic Language for Lighting Design

Appendix B: Tape Decks and Production Tape Layout

Glossary

Selected References

Index

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