Stagecraft Basics - Jeff McLaughlin

Stagecraft Basics

By Jeff McLaughlin

  • Release Date: 2017-07-07
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies


Stagecraft Basics: An Introduction to Building Scenery familiarizes the attentive reader to:

• stage-types and their equipment

• techniques for staying safe in the shop or on the stage

• scene shop personnel 

• proper names and uses of tools, materials, and hardware

• common stagecraft construction and rigging methods

This book doesn’t just feature illustrations and photos, but also interactive 3D images as well as demonstration videos. The reader can check their comprehension by taking the quiz at the end of each chapter.

Please note, this book should be used in conjunction with an experienced stagecraft instructor, so proceed with caution.