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  • The Stage Manager's Toolkit
    The Stage Manager's Toolkit (English, Paperback) Laurie Kincman

    The Stage Manager's Toolkit provides a comprehensive account of the role of the stage manager for live theatre with a focus on both written and verbal communication best practices. 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,...

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  • Stage Management
    Stage Management (English, Paperback) Gail Pallin

    Intended for students, graduates and various aspirants to stage management, amateur or professional, whether the production is on a large or small scale, this title offers the basics of stage management. Featuring charts and helpful checklists, it takes the reader through a typical production week by week.

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  • How to Run a Theatre
    How to Run a Theatre (English, Paperback) Jim Volz

    How to Run a Theatre is a unique, dynamic, and savvy guide to building an arts institution that works. Drawing on more than 30 years of experience, here is practical advice on a variety of management skills: Financial; Personnel; Fundraising; Board of Trustees Communications; and Marketing & Audience Development.

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  • The Properties Director's Handbook
    The Properties Director's Handbook (English, Paperback) Sandra J. Strawn

    You may be familiar with how to hang lights, build scenery, or run a high school/college/community theatre, but few are familiar with the nitty-gritty details of being a properties director or prop master. There has been an utter lack of information on this topic in the market, until now. Sandy Strawn brings together her incredible 30 years of prop making and managing in this concise guide to...

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  • So You Want to Do a Solo Show
    So You Want to Do a Solo Show (English, Paperback) Gareth Armstrong

    A unique guide to every aspect of putting on your own solo show: choosing the subject, raising the finance, booking the venue - and performing it! 'The most valuable read for any performer who has ever thought "If only I could have some control over the way my career is going."' Maureen Lipman, from her Foreword

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  • Why We Love Disney
    Why We Love Disney (English, Paperback) Andi Stein

    From its beginnings as a small studio in the 1920s, the Disney Company has become one of the most influential organizations in the world of entertainment. This book examines the influence of the Walt Disney Company and the reasons for Disney's universal appeal.

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  • Strutting & Fretting - So You Think You Want to Start a Theatre Company?
    Strutting & Fretting - So You Think You Want to Start a Theatre Company? (English, Paperback) Cecil Hayter

    Autobiography. Cecil Hayter - theatre company founder.

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  • How to Start Your Own Theater Company
    How to Start Your Own Theater Company (English, Paperback) Reginald Nelson

    With advice and instruction from an experienced actor and theater director, this pragmatic, authoritative guide imparts backstage know-how for wouldbe playhouse practitioners on everything from fundraising and finding a space to selecting plays and navigating legal issues. Chronicling three seasons at Chicago's award-winning Congo Square Theatre, this journey behind the curtain reveals the...

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  • Open Book Theater Management
    Open Book Theater Management (English, Paperback) Rafe Beckley

    How to run a low/no budget theatre company or production, without losing either your integrity or your shirt.

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  • The Edinburgh Fringe Survival Guide
    The Edinburgh Fringe Survival Guide (English, Paperback) Mark Fisher

    A unique guide revealing the secrets behind succeeding at the Edinburgh Fringe. Performers, venue managers, directors, producers, critics, press officers, and award judges offer their tried and tested advice to help to secure success for your show at the world's largest arts festival.

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  • Essentials of Stage Management
    Essentials of Stage Management (Paperback) Peter Maccoy

    In this guide, Peter Maccoy examines the qualities and skills necessary for effective stage management, stressing the importance of understanding both the creative and the technical processes involved in theatre. The advice featured covers such topics as contracts, rehearsals and performance.

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  • Introduction to Arts Management
    Introduction to Arts Management (English, Paperback) Jim Volz

    Introduction to Arts Management offers a unique, dynamic and savvy guide to managing a performing or visual arts organization, be that an arts center, theatre, museum, art gallery, symphony orchestra, or other arts company. For those training to enter the industry, workers in arts administration, or those seeking to set up their own company, the wealth of expert guidance and direct, accessible...

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  • Introduction to Arts Management
    Introduction to Arts Management (English, Hardback) Jim Volz

    Introduction to Arts Management offers a unique, dynamic and savvy guide to managing a performing or visual arts organization, be that an arts center, theatre, museum, art gallery, symphony orchestra, or other arts company. For those training to enter the industry, workers in arts administration, or those seeking to set up their own company, the wealth of expert guidance and direct, accessible...

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  • Chronicle of a Camera
    Chronicle of a Camera (English, Paperback) Norris Pope

    Provides a history of the most consequential 35mm motion picture camera introduced in North America in the quarter century following the Second World War: the Arriflex 35. It traces the North American history of this camera from 1945 to 1972 - when the first lightweight, self-blimped 35mm cameras became available.

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  • The Stage Manager's Toolkit
    The Stage Manager's Toolkit (English, Hardback) Laurie Kincman

    The Stage Manager's Toolkit provides a comprehensive account of the role of the stage manager for live theatre with a focus on both written and verbal communication best practices. 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,...

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  • Building the Successful Theater Company
    Building the Successful Theater Company (English, Paperback) Lisa Mulcahy

    The second edition of Building the Successful Theater Company takes readers even deeper into the world of theatrical production, examining in great depth the financial realities of establishing--and maintaining--a successful organization. This indispensable reference is updated to include more theater company profiles with expert advice to better r

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  • Experiments in Democracy
    Experiments in Democracy (English, Paperback) Cheryl Black

    "Essays in "Experiments in Democracy" look at theatre groups, as well as individual playwrights and their works, to examine how theatre artists used performance to try to bridge America's persistent racial divide and sought strategies for bringing different communities and cultural traditions into the nation's broader cultural conversation"--

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  • The Theatrical Manager in Britain and America
    The Theatrical Manager in Britain and America (English, Hardback) Joseph W. Donohue

    From Philip Henslowe to David Merrick, the producer or theatre manager has generally been seen as a combination of Shylock and Simon Legree, usurer and slavedriver, wholly concerned with profit and loss, indifferent to art and artists. Yet no single person has greater responsibility in what George Henry Lewes called the "perilous game" of play production. The essays in this volume examine five...

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  • The Properties Director's Handbook
    The Properties Director's Handbook (English, Hardback) Sandra J. Strawn

    You may be familiar with how to hang lights, build scenery, or run a high school/college/community theatre, but few are familiar with the nitty-gritty details of being a properties director or prop master. There has been an utter lack of information on this topic in the market, until now. Sandy Strawn brings together her incredible 30 years of prop making and managing in this concise guide to...

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