Behind the Scenes: Costume Design

Behind the Scenes: Costume Design

Costumes define character, story, relationships, time period and much more. If you’re interested in fashion, enjoy the possibilities that fabric offers, and love to analyze characters and define them by what they wear, you may be the right candidate for this seminar focusing on costume design. Learn how costumes are designed and created for a ..

Share:
Behind the Scenes: Lighting Design

Behind the Scenes: Lighting Design

Lighting design involves the creative combination of technique, artistry, skill, and technology. A topnotch lighting designer can illuminate a show’s mood, ambience, and emotion, define and refine the vision of the director, and focus the plot of a show.  In the theatre, the process of creating effective lighting is complex and process oriented. Take advantage ..

Share:
Behind the Scenes: Make-up Design

Behind the Scenes: Make-up Design

What does it take to subtly age an actor a few years for a specific stage role, to create fantastical, otherworldly characters or to define a time period and the various classes who comprised a specific culture? Make-up design is one very important and effective element that enables the theatre to be magical. Proper make-up ..

Share:
Behind the Scenes: Set Design

Behind the Scenes: Set Design

Effective set design may include complex, high tech elements working together in synchronization to create awe-inspiring effects, or it can be as simple as an evocative and stylized mound of earth and a tree, created to capture the essence of a show. A successful set design facilitates the unfolding of the events of a performance, ..

Share:
Behind the Scenes: Stage Management

Behind the Scenes: Stage Management

The stage manager is the ultimate communicator, diplomat, and problem solver in the theatre. They must ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible throughout the entire production process, and once a show opens, they are charged with “maintaining its artistic integrity.” Yet the audience never sees these very important individuals. Discover what stage management ..

Share: