Directing Amateur Theatre

Directing Amateur Theatre

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By (author) Helen E. Sharman


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  • Publisher: METHUEN DRAMA
  • Format: Paperback | 160 pages
  • Dimensions: 134mm x 212mm x 12mm | 200g
  • Publication date: 7 June 2004
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 0713668075
  • ISBN 13: 9780713668070
  • Illustrations note: N/A
  • Sales rank: 875,066

Product description

In the world of amateur theatre, the role of director is challenging and wide-ranging. As the leader of a team, you can face problems on any aspect of the production which you will be expected to solve. This book contains all the advice you will need to successfully direct and manage an amateur show. The author guides the reader through every stage of the director's role from choosing the right play, running auditions, managing the back stage crew and the rehearsal process, to the week of the show.

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Author information

Helen Sharman has extensive experience of amateur theatre both on and off the stage. She has been Artistic Director of Young Theatre, Beaconsfield, Chairman of Beaconsfield Theatre Group and is an associate member of the Guild of Drama Adjudicators.