The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management

The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management : Traditional and New Methods for Running a Show from First Rehearsal to Last Performance

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This is an engaging, in-depth resource, with a foreword by RSC founder Sir Peter Hall. Stage managers will find all the nuts & the bolts of the craft clearly laid out. This is the most widely used manual for both aspiring and veteran stage managers since its original publication in 1991, now revised and expanded. Whether they work in the amateur, educational, or professional theatre, stage managers will find all the nuts and bolts of the craft clearly laid out in this engaging, in-depth resource, now updated and expanded to include the newest technologies and an added section on opera stage management. The text is supported by sample documents, diagrams and charts to demonstrate rehearsal schedules, scene breakdowns, prop lists and much more

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  • Paperback | 302 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 25.4mm | 362.87g
  • Watson-Guptill Publications
  • Back Stage Books,U.S.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0823098028
  • 9780823098026
  • 176,086

About Thomas A. Kelly

Thomas A. Kelly has been a professional stage manager for more than thirty years, looking after shows on Broadway and at Lincoln Center, at the Lyric Opera in Chicago and at the Houston Grand Opera, at the New York City and Milwaukee ballets and at major media and cultural events around America. He cuurently teaches stage management at Rutgers more

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