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  1. Backstage Handbook

    Backstage Handbook

    $22.00

    First published in 1988, Backstage Handbook is one of the most widely used stagecraft textbooks in the United States, with about 10,000 copies sold every year.

    This handy reference book brings together under one cover an incredible variety of information useful to designers, technicians and students who work behind the scenes in theatre, film and television. Its sturdy leatherette binding will stand up to years of constant use.

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  2. The Production Manager's Toolkit: Successful Production Management in Theatre and Performing Arts (The Focal Press Toolkit Series)

    The Production Manager's Toolkit: Successful Production Management in Theatre and Performing Arts (The Focal Press Toolkit Series)

    $39.95

    The Production Manager’s Toolkit is a comprehensive introduction to a career in theatrical and special event production for new and aspiring professionals, given by expert voices in the field. 

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  3. Illustrated Theatre Production Guide 3rd Edition

    Illustrated Theatre Production Guide 3rd Edition

    $49.95

    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.

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  4. QLab 3 Show Control: Projects for Live Performances & Installations

    QLab 3 Show Control: Projects for Live Performances & Installations

    $49.95

    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 media designers. QLab 3 Show Control: Projects for Live Performances & Installations is a project-based book on QLab software covering sound, video, and show control. With information on both sound and video system basics and the more advanced functions of QLab such as MIDI show control, new OSC capabilities, networking, video effects, and microphone integration, each chapter’s specific projects will allow you to learn the software’s capabilities at your own pace. Tutorials and additional resources are featured at www.focalpress.com/cw/hopgood. Learn More
  5. Fundamentals of Theatrical Design: A Guide to the Basics of Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Design

    Fundamentals of Theatrical Design: A Guide to the Basics of Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Design

    $27.50

    A step-by-step exploration of everything aspiring and practicing designers and directors need to know about the theatrical design process.

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  6. Theatre Engineering and Stage Machinery

    Theatre Engineering and Stage Machinery

    $62.00

    Toshiro Ogawa's masterpiece, Theatre Engineering and Stage Machinery, is a unique reference work. It covers every aspect of theatrical machinery and stage technology in global terms. With no less than 301 illustrations and drawings and 168 photographs it is a 'must' title for every technical director or designer of performance buildings.

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  7. Technical Design Solutions for Theatre: The Technical Brief Collection Volume 2

    Technical Design Solutions for Theatre: The Technical Brief Collection Volume 2

    $59.95

    The Technical Brief is a collection of single-focus articles on technical production solutions, published three times a year by the prestigious Yale School of Drama. The primary objective of the publication is to share creative solutions to technical problems so that fellow theatre technicians can avoid having to reinvent the wheel with each new challenge. The range of topics includes scenery, props, painting, electrics, sound and costumes. The articles each describe an approach, device, or technique that has been tested on stage or in a shop by students and professionals.

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  8. Technical Design Solutions for Theatre: The Technical Brief Collection Volume 1

    Technical Design Solutions for Theatre: The Technical Brief Collection Volume 1

    $59.95

    The Technical Brief is a collection of single-focus articles on technical production solutions, published three times a year by the prestigious Yale School of Drama. The primary objective of the publication is to share creative solutions to technical problems so that fellow theatre technicians can avoid having to reinvent the wheel with each new challenge. The range of topics includes scenery, props, painting, electrics, sound, and costumes. The articles each describe an approach, device, or technique that has been tested on stage or in a shop by students and professionals.

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  9. Sound for the Stage

    Sound for the Stage

    $52.00

    Patrick Finelli's thorough manual covering all aspects of live and recorded sound for performance is a complete training course for anyone interested in working in the field of stage sound; and is a must for any student of the subject. The book covers the basics of sound waves and electricity, examines the equipment in use from ageing tape recorders to digital hard disk recorders, and also covers signal processing, sound reinforcement, communications and acoustics.

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  10. Lighting for Romeo and Juliet

    Lighting for Romeo and Juliet

    $45.99

    John Offord describes the making of the production from the lighting designer's viewpoint - taking the story through from the point where director Jorgen Flimm made his decision not to use scenery or sets and simply employ the expertise of Patrick Woodroffe.

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