Theatre technology & design

a course guide

Publisher: Published by the International Thespian Society in cooperation with U.S. Institute for Theatre Technology, Secondary School Theatre Association, Children"s Theatre Association of America in Cincinnati, Ohio

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Theater.,
  • Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery.,
  • Costume.,
  • Theatrical makeup.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 138-142.

Other titlesTheatre technology and design.
Statementeditor and chair, Norman B. Potts.
ContributionsPotts, Norman B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2038 .T53 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2850658M
ISBN 100961361700
LC Control Number84012949
OCLC/WorldCa10949882

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Theatre technology & design. Cincinnati, Ohio: Published by the International Thespian Society in cooperation with U.S.

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