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Theatre: technical & background skills

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The handbook of model-making for set designers
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From the most basic cutting and assembling methods to advanced painting, texturing, and finishing techniques, this invaluable guide covers every aspec...
QLab 4
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Used from Broadway to Britain's West End, QLab software is the tool of choice for many of the world's most prominent sound, projection, and integrated...

Entertainment rigging for the 21st century
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From the basics of physical forces and mathematical formulas to performer flying and stage automation, Entertainment Rigging for the 21st Century prov...
Sound design
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Focusing on the importance of the soundtrack, this practical guide uses exercises and a clear text to teach the fundamentals of story creation, character development and sound creation in motion picture production.

Postdramatic theatre
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Newly adapted for the Anglophone reader, this is an excellent translation of Hans-Thies Lehmann's groundbreaking study of the new theatre forms that h...
Costume design 101
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Written by an industry veteran with 40 years experience on many main-stream costume dramas. Costume Design 101, 2nd Edition is a follow up to the very...

The technical director's toolkit
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In the world of theatre, the technical director is responsible for overseeing the safe and efficient realization and implementation of scenery for the...
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In a large country house in Derbyshire in April 1809 sits Lady Thomasina Coverly, aged thirteen, and her tutor, Septimus Hodge. Through the window ma...

The complete make-up artist
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Written for all media-make up students this new edition of The Complete Make-up Artist will help you develop the skills needed to become a qualified, ...
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Unbuttoned: The Art and Artists of Theatrical Costume Design documents the creative journey of costume creation from concept to performance. Each cha...

Writing music for the stage
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Providing essential advice and guidance on making a career in the performing arts.
The prop building guidebook
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Experienced prop maker Eric Hart walks readers through techniques used in historical and contemporary prop making and demonstrates how to apply them t...

The 101 greatest plays
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Having surveyed post-war British drama in State of the Nation, Michael Billington now looks at the global picture. In this provocative and challenging...
Designer drafting and visualizing for the entertainment world
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In the second edition of Designer Drafting and Visualization for the Entertainment World, Patricia Woodbridge, a highly experienced art director of fe...

The actor in costume
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How do audiences look at actors in costume onstage? How does costume shape theatrical identity and form bodies? What do audiences wear to the theatre?...
Believe me
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A memoir of love, death and jazz chickens, Eddie Izzard's fabulous Believe Me is his one and only autobiography . . . Penguin presents the unabridged ...

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Brown explores relationships between sound and theatre, focusing on sound's interdependence and interaction with human performance and drama. Suggesti...
The art of illusion
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The fast-moving pace of technology makes it hard to keep abreast of current practices in production design. However, the ethos and skills behind filmm...

Special effects make-up
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Special effects have become an increasingly important part of both film and theatre production. With storylines becoming more sensational and technolo...
A complete guide to special effects makeup. Volume 2
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This book contains step-by-step instructions, with hundreds of photos, from makeup artist professionals who have worked on films such as Alien vs. Pre...

Staging the screen
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The use of film and video is widespread in contemporary theatre. Staging the Screen explores a variety of productions, ranging from Piscator to Force...
The birthday party
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Stanley Webber is visited in his boarding house by strangers, Goldberg and McCann. An innocent-seeming birthday party for Stanley turns into a nightm...

Believe me
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Don't get somewhere as fast as possible. Get somewhere as good as possible Star of stage and screen. Tireless supporter of charity. Marathon runner. ...
Designing costume for stage and screen
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She is the most wonderfully inventive and brilliantly talented designer Dame Judi Dench on Clancy. Deirdre Clancy is one of the most experienced an...

Sound and music for the theatre
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Covering every phase of a theatrical production, this fourth edition of Sound and Music for the Theatre traces the process of sound design from initia...
Painting the stage
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The evolution of the close bond between the visual arts and opera starting from the nineteenth century up to the early twenty-first century. The inte...

Extreme face painting
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Whether you're looking for fun and friendly costumes, or strikingly horrible masquerades, this easy to follow book shows readers how to paint super-co...
Concert lighting
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Concert Lighting: Tools, Techniques, Art, and Business Fourth Edition provides readers with an updated look at how to succeed in the complex world of ...

Staging scenes from the operas of Mozart
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In Staging Scenes from the Operas of Mozart: A Guide for Teachers and Singers, opera director William Ferrara offers the perfect resource for the dram...
Historical wig styling. Victorian to the present
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Let Historical Wig Styling be your guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your productions and events. Chapters begin with ...

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Control freak
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Scenic art and construction
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Scenic Art and Construction is a practical guide to the construction, painting, and finishing of the scenic elements used in professional theater toda...
Applied theatre
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Applied Theatre: Bewilderment and Beyond explores the practice of theatre in communities and social institutions with marginalised groups. It shifts b...

The Frantic Assembly book of devising theatre
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'This is a close companion to Frantic Assembly's practice and one that is written with an open and engaging, even disarming, tone . A rich, rewarding ...
The Cambridge introduction to scenography
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Scenography - the manipulation and orchestration of the performance environment - is an increasingly popular and key area in performance studies. This...

Mixing a musical
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Mixing a Musical: Broadway Theatrical Sound Techniques, Second Edition pulls the curtain back on one of the least understood careers in live theatre: ...
Color theory for the makeup artist
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Color Theory for the Make-up Artist: Understanding Color and Light for Beauty and Special Effects analyzes and explains traditional color theory for f...

Making stage props
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Prop makers everywhere now have available to them a broader range of products and processes than every before. Making Stage Props is a book for anyone...
Stage lighting
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This practical guide covers all aspects of stage lighting equipment, special effects, lighting a performance space and lighting design. It is well ill...

Ariane Mnouchkine
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Over the last forty years, French director Ariane Mnouchkine and her theater collective, Le Th??tre du Soleil, have devised a form of research and cre...
Wig making and styling
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Wig Making and Styling: A Complete Guide for Theatre and Film, Second Edition is the one-stop shop for the knowledge and skills you need to create and...