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Perfect Stage Crew : The Complete Technical Guide for High School, College, and Community Theater
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Here is a must-have book for anyone producing a stage show without a Broadway-sized budget. Written by a technical theater veteran,The Perfect Stage Crew explains the pitfalls to avoid and provides solutions to the most commonand the most complexstage performance problems, even for theaters with a lack of resources. An invaluable guide for middle and high school theaters, college theaters, and community theaters, The Perfect Stage Crew teaches readers how to:Stock, organize, and store the essential backstage suppliesConceptualize, design, and build setsManage a stage crew effectivelyPaint scenery and backdropsTest, design, and hang lightingOperate and repair sound equipmentSet cuesPromote your showThis expanded second edition covers up-to-date technology, including for use with recording, sound, and lighting. Chapters also cover such crucial topics as running technical rehearsals, gathering props, and creating and selling tickets. Theater groups that need to learn the nuts and bolts of putting a show together will discover how to turn backstage workers intoThe Perfect Stage Crew.
Number of Pages: 260
Genre: Performing Arts
Sub-Genre: Theater / Direction + Production
Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
Author: John Kaluta
Street Date: June 21, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-8899
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