Technical Design Solutions for Theatre

By Harvey, Don (Edited by)

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.Some articles included are: Building Authentic Elizabethan Ruffs; Simple and Inexpensive Stained Glass; A Quick-Load Floor Pulley Design; A Simple Approach to Stretching Drops; Flexi-Pitch Escape Stairs; Spot-Welding Scrim with Sobo; Handrail Armatures for a Grand Staircase; The Triscuit-Studwall Deck System; A Frameless Turntable; Stand on Stage: Minimum Weight, Maximum Effect; A Self-Paging Cable Tray; Roller Chain Turntable Drives; A Bench-Built XLR Cable Tester* Ten years of The Technical Brief articles bound in one complete volume* Great reference of tips and solutions to unique technical challenges in theatre production* Solutions provided by contributors from over twenty different drama programs
In stock
SKU
9780080518572
USD 51.21
About Author

Harvey, Don Edited by

Product Details
Publisher : Focal Press
Publication Date : Mar 19, 2002
ISBN-13 : 9780080518572