Stage Managing and Theatre Etiquette: A Basic Guide (Paperback) by Linda Apperson (Author)
A handy manual and a great resource…will translate to a wonderful theater experience for cast, crew, and audience
Stage and Screen
A handy manual and a great resource…will translate to a wonderful theater experience for cast, crew, and audience.
Concise, complete, accessible…will preserve the safety and sanity of making live theater!
A contagiously encouraging tone.
Lively…this is no ‘pro’ looking down her nose at amateurs, this is someone who has been in the trenches.
Here is a practical introduction to one of the most complex jobs in theatre. Linda Apperson clearly and concisely leads the reader through the procedures and responsibilities of stage management, from auditions to closing night. This is a resource book that will become a constant companion for both the novice and the experienced theatre person. Stage Managing and Theatre Etiquette includes samples of prompt scripts and other essential stage manager’s tools. Concise, complete, accessible, and full of the joy of making live theatre. –Robert Kelley, TheatreWorks