The Methuen Drama Amateur Theatre Handbook

The Methuen Drama Amateur Theatre Handbook

Paperback Published on: 24/01/2002
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The Amateur Theatre Handbook is the essential handbook for anyone involved in amateur dramatics. Keith Arrowsmith guides the reader through the potential pitfalls of putting on a production, from preliminary planning and choosing a play, through stage management, to first night. There are sections on staging a show, group organisation and special performances, covering legal rights and obligations, health and safety, budgeting, copyright law, choosing a venue, stage management and front-of-house, plus a comprehensive reference section. Using personal anecdotes, checklists and clear guidelines, this is a comprehensive and accessible handbook for all aspects of amateur production.

  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • ISBN: 9780413755704
  • Number of pages: 320
  • Weight: 342g
  • Dimensions: 216 x 135 mm

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