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020    9780240812045 
020    0240812042 
020    9780080958392 (electronic bk.) 
020    0080958397 (electronic bk.) 
035    (OCoLC)652754996|z(OCoLC)663885141 
037    176458:172884|bElsevier Science & Technology|nhttp://
       www.sciencedirect.com 
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049    TEFA 
050  4 PN2085|b.H64 2010 
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100 1  Holloway, John,|d1954- 
245 10 Illustrated theatre production guide|h[electronic 
       resource] /|cJohn Holloway 
250    2nd ed 
260    Burlington, MA :|bFocal Press/Elsevier,|cc2010 
300    1 online resource (xii, 412 p.) :|bill 
500    Includes index 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index 
505 0  TABLE OF CONTENTS -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Theatre 
       Types -- Chapter 2 Properties of the Proscenium Theatre --
       Chapter 3 Rigging -- Chapter 4 Ropes and Knot Tying -- 
       Chapter 5 Soft Goods -- Chapter 6 Electricity -- Chapter 7
       Power Distribution -- Chapter 8 Dimmers and Lighting 
       Control -- Chapter 9 Photometrics and Hanging the Lights -
       - Chapter 10 Operating a Followspot -- Chapter 11 Sound --
       Chapter 12 Computer Programs for Theatre -- Chapter 13 
       Stage Management -- Chapter 14 Hardware, Fabrics, 
       Adhesives, and other Theatrical Supplies -- Chapter 15 
       Wood, Lumber, and other Building Materials -- Chapter 16 
       Hand Tools -- Chapter 17 Saws and Woodworking -- Chapter 
       18 Constructing Flats -- Chapter 19 Building Stair Units -
       - Chapter 20 Decking Methods -- Chapter 21 Metal Frame 
       Construction -- Chapter 22 Full Scale Patterns -- Chapter 
       23 Doors and Windows -- Chapter 24 Working with Foam -- 
       Chapter 25 How Do You Make 
520    This new and fully updated edition of the Illustrated 
       Theatre Production Guide takes a step-by-step approach to 
       the most common and popular theatre production practices, 
       covering important issues related to the construction of 
       wooden, fabric, plastic, and metal scenery used on the 
       stage. This book examines theatres and their equipment, 
       tools and materials, and scenery construction, as well as 
       the principles of electricity and implementation of a 
       lighting design. New additions include: * Hundreds of 
       unique hand-drawings that illustrate lessons, giving 
       detailed, dimensional instruction * New chapters on stage 
       management and electrical theory as it relates 
       specifically to stage lighting * Completely revamped 
       chapters on metal frame construction and the practice of 
       entertainment lighting covering DMX signals, dimmer 
       mechanics, power distribution, digital lighting * Eco-
       friendly tips on how to reuse and recycle props and set 
       material * Multiple do-it-yourself projects and practice 
       problems *Companion website with a solutions manual and 
       how-to videos that give an exclusive visual on crucial 
       backstage tasks such as properly tying knots, building a 
       chandelier, and constructing an outdoor stage Illustrated 
       Theatre Production Guide, Second Edition offers techniques
       and best-practice methods from an experienced industry 
       expert, creating a foundation on which to build a 
       successful and resourceful career behind the scenes in 
       theatre production. * NEW! Accompanying Website with how-
       to videos give an exclusive visual on how to do crucial 
       backstage tasks such as properly tying knots, building a 
       chandelier, and constructing an outdoor stage. * Hundreds 
       of unique hand-drawings illustrate lessons to give 
       dimensional detailed instruction * Greatly exapanded metal
       frame construction chapter, tons of new projects, and a 
       brand new chapter on stage management to give you a more 
       complete reference guide 
588    Description based on print version record 
650  0 Stage management 
650  0 Theaters|xStage-setting and scenery 
650  7 PERFORMING ARTS|xTheater|xDirection & Production.|2bisacsh
655  4 Electronic books 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aHolloway, John, 1954-|tIllustrated 
       theatre production guide.|b2nd ed.|dBurlington, MA : Focal
       Press/Elsevier, c2010|z9780240812045|z0240812042|w(DLC)  
       2009046558|w(OCoLC)465330395 
856 40 |3ScienceDirect|uhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/book
       /9780240812045