Information you need to make greener decisions with practical, workable solutions. Learn how to assess and improve every production area from costuming and painting, lighting and technical direction, to administrative offices and the rehearsal process. (Also in print: PN2053 .J66 2014)
This book explains the complex mixture of craft, collaboration and creativity behind successful lighting design, from first concept to development of design ideas, planning to realisation and, finally, public performance.
The book outlines the duties of the stage manager and assistant stage manager throughout a production, discussing not only what to do but why. The book identifies communication objectives for each phase of production, paperwork to be created, and the necessary questions to be answered in order to ensure success.
This classroom resource shows how light and colour can be used to create different moods on stage and how spot lights create shadows. It then shows different examples of lighting and asks the pupils How do you think these lighting effects were created?