Treasure Hunt of stage directions and terms

During my first fundamentals class with collage freshman we would explore the stage using this list of terms. 1. Center line 2. Plaster line 3. Proscenium arch 4. Arena 5. Thrust 6. Apron 7. Downstage 8. Upstage 9. Stage right 10. Center stage 11. Stage left 12....

Perspective rendering

Perspective RenderingThis lesson is for either a multi level or advanced technical theater class. It could also be used as a program of study for an independent study student. The inspiration for this unit derives from a class at San Diego State University with Beeb...

Wall Power

Prep by opening up the main fuse box in the shop. Turn off power. Take off inner covers

Shopping List

AIM: Create a shopping list of scenic wants & desires. What will this lead to in his/her future? The student designer will be able to make a critical analysis of a script and extract the show’s scenic requirements. Why does s/he need this? To be able to...

Script

How to analyze? What will this lead to in his/her future? Creating a set design for a given? Why does s/he need this? To support the author? What materials/supplies will the student need to supply? What materials/supplies will the teacher need to supply? Short quiz...