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9 terms
Theater and Technology
The theater cannot be digitalized. bc…
Drew challenges this quote in class
Long distance affair
Does Presence matter?
Kimberly Bellflower
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-produced by pop-up theatrics... performed in NYC, Mexico city,…
Research done by National Endowment for Science, Technology a…
The theater cannot be digitalized. bc…
Kimberly Bellflower
Drew challenges this quote in class
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9 terms
Theater Technology Lighting
ellipsoidals
follow spot
fresnals
par can
the most common type of fixture, sharp edged to a soft focus
used in concerts, goes where the main character moves
softer edge to the light beam. cannot utilize patterns
looks like a headlight at the bottom of a tin can
ellipsoidals
the most common type of fixture, sharp edged to a soft focus
follow spot
used in concerts, goes where the main character moves
9 terms
Theater Technology Lighting
ellipsoidals
follow spot
fresnals
par can
the most common type of fixture, sharp edged to a soft focus
used in concerts, goes where the main character moves
softer edge to the light beam. cannot utilize patterns
looks like a headlight at the bottom of a tin can
ellipsoidals
the most common type of fixture, sharp edged to a soft focus
follow spot
used in concerts, goes where the main character moves
160 terms
Common theater technology
act curtain
acting area/playing area
ad-lib
anchor
curtain usually closest to the proscenium, which when opened…
the area of the stage where the play is performed.
to improvise lines
to secure a set piece to the stage floor
act curtain
curtain usually closest to the proscenium, which when opened…
acting area/playing area
the area of the stage where the play is performed.
58 terms
Theater Terms
Auditorium
Pit
Apron
Stage
Where the audience sits
The area between the front of the stage and the first row of…
the area of the stage in front of the curtain
the area on which actors perform
Auditorium
Where the audience sits
Pit
The area between the front of the stage and the first row of…
36 terms
Tech theater power tools - final
table saw
radial-arm saw
motorized miter box
compound sliding motorized miter box
table saw
radial-arm saw
30 terms
Sound Terms Tech Theater 1
Acoustics
Amplifier
Connectors
Phone Plug
The properties or qualities of a room or building that determ…
an electronic device used for increasing the maximum extent o…
plugs and receptacles for sound devices
a plug & socket widely used to connect microphones to amps &…
Acoustics
The properties or qualities of a room or building that determ…
Amplifier
an electronic device used for increasing the maximum extent o…
30 terms
Tech Theater Fall 2016 List #4 Lighting
Color
Concept
Cue
Cyclorama
A term applied to all light waves in the visible spectrum. We…
Elements and principles can be selected to support the intend…
A call to action.
Any arangment of cloth or other material that curves around,o…
Color
A term applied to all light waves in the visible spectrum. We…
Concept
Elements and principles can be selected to support the intend…
237 terms
Exam 2 for theater
2D scenery
Woods
flats
unbleached muslin
- flats... - drapery... - curtains
- stock lumber... - moldings... - sheet wood
- lightweight frames made of wood or steel tubing... - normally…
- heavy weight... - low cost... - flat covering material... - high thr…
2D scenery
- flats... - drapery... - curtains
Woods
- stock lumber... - moldings... - sheet wood
15 terms
Tech theater part 2
Wire stripper
Slip joint pliers
Needle nose pliers
Locking pliers(vise grips)
Wire stripper
Slip joint pliers
30 terms
Theater Tech Tools
tape measure
framing square
speed square
level
flexable ruler, measures long distances 10-25 feet
used to create accurate 90 degree angles
used to make basic measurements and angles
uesd to determin if a surface is compleatly horizontal or ver…
tape measure
flexable ruler, measures long distances 10-25 feet
framing square
used to create accurate 90 degree angles
43 terms
Tools Tech Theater One
Pry/Wonderbar
Tack Hammer
Church Key
Framing Hammer
Same as the crowbar, just smaller
Used to fasten tacks, generally magnitized.
Used for opening paint cans.
Used for framing larger nails through thick wood.
Pry/Wonderbar
Same as the crowbar, just smaller
Tack Hammer
Used to fasten tacks, generally magnitized.
39 terms
Tech Theater Tools Vocab.
Tape Measure
Tri-Square
Speed Squre
Framing Square
comes in lengths of 6 to 25 feet housed in either a plastic o…
small rigid hand square with a steel blade and a steel, compo…
metal plastic or wood triangular shaped; marking 45° and 90°…
Large steel "L"; checks accuracy of 90° joints on a flat cons…
Tape Measure
comes in lengths of 6 to 25 feet housed in either a plastic o…
Tri-Square
small rigid hand square with a steel blade and a steel, compo…
68 terms
Tools ( Theater Tech)
slip joint
needle nose
linesman
channel locks
slip joint
needle nose
72 terms
Technical Theater Final
Production team
Production design team
Production concept
Production meeting
everyone involved in the production
The producer, director, and scenic, costume, lighting, sound…
creative interpretation of the script
conference of production personnel to share information
Production team
everyone involved in the production
Production design team
The producer, director, and scenic, costume, lighting, sound…
81 terms
Tech Theater Hand Tools Test
tape measure
Tri Square
combination square
bevel protractor
tape measure
Tri Square
94 terms
Tech theater power tools
table saw
radial-arm saw
motorized miter box
compound sliding motorized miter box
table saw
radial-arm saw
31 terms
Tech Theater Vocab Costumes & Props
Age Make-up(old age)
Color
Concept
Consumable Props
Age makeup takes corrective makeup several steps further. Hig…
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
Elements and principles can be selected to support the intend…
Items that are only be used for one performance and must be r…
Age Make-up(old age)
Age makeup takes corrective makeup several steps further. Hig…
Color
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
33 terms
Tech Theater - Vocab 1
Arena Stage
Color
Computer Aided Drafting/Design
Costume Designer
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
CAD, a term refering to any program that allows the user to d…
The person responsible for the design, appearance, and functi…
Arena Stage
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
Color
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
52 terms
Tech Theater - Vocab 2
Arena Stage
Color
Computer Aided Drafting/Design
Construction Drawing
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
CAD, a term refering to any program that allows the user to d…
A drawing that shows how a scenic unit is to be built
Arena Stage
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
Color
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
Theater Terms
Proscenium Stage
Thrust Stage
Arena Stage
Lobby
Audience is on one side to watch through frame
Combination of Arena/Proscenium Stage, Audience on 2-3 sides
Audience sits all around stage
Where audience gathers before/after show
Proscenium Stage
Audience is on one side to watch through frame
Thrust Stage
Combination of Arena/Proscenium Stage, Audience on 2-3 sides
57 terms
Tech Theater Final Exam Rview
Arena Stage
Center Line
Color
Computer Aided Drafting/Design
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
An imaginary line running from the front to the back of the s…
A term applied to all light waves in the visible spectrum. We…
CAD, a term refering to any program that allows the user to d…
Arena Stage
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
Center Line
An imaginary line running from the front to the back of the s…
20 terms
Tech Theater Test Vocabulary and Stages
Acting area
Auditorium
Scenic background
Theater in the round
this area separates the actor from the audience to divide his…
an area to provide some degree of comfort and safety for the…
can be a curtain, painted backdrop, constructed background, a…
presents actors completely encircled by the audience, the sta…
Acting area
this area separates the actor from the audience to divide his…
Auditorium
an area to provide some degree of comfort and safety for the…
15 terms
Tech Theater
Groundplan
Elevation
Central Line
Plaster Line
A drawing of the set, showing things that sit in the ground f…
A front or side view of the scenic element from the audience…
The center of the stage from upstage to downstage. Shown usin…
The curtain line. Shown using long dashes as also using "PL"
Groundplan
A drawing of the set, showing things that sit in the ground f…
Elevation
A front or side view of the scenic element from the audience…
25 terms
Tech Theater Quiz
Apron
Auditorium
Backstage
(Control) Booth
The area of the stage that extends downstage of the proscenium
where the audience is- the house
The areas behind and around the playing space that is not see…
An area from which the technical elements of the theater are…
Apron
The area of the stage that extends downstage of the proscenium
Auditorium
where the audience is- the house
30 terms
tech theater
proscenium/arch
apron
on stage
off stage/back stage
opening that seperates the audience from the stage
a small addition to the stage that is located in front of the…
when you can see the audience
when you cant see the audience
proscenium/arch
opening that seperates the audience from the stage
apron
a small addition to the stage that is located in front of the…
154 terms
Tech Theater (Lighting, Sound, Fly)
synthesizer
Sound effects
reinforcement
frequency
a musical instrument that creates sounds electronically; can…
certain specific sounds (dog barking, telephone)
used whenever there is a need to boost the loudness level of…
the rate (measured in cycles per second) at which an object v…
synthesizer
a musical instrument that creates sounds electronically; can…
Sound effects
certain specific sounds (dog barking, telephone)
27 terms
Tech Theater
apron
arena stage
downstage
house
the acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
a perfomance space in which the audience sits all around the…
the stage area toward the audience
the auditorium, or the area where the audience sits
apron
the acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
arena stage
a perfomance space in which the audience sits all around the…
28 terms
tech theater final set
act curtain
apron
backstage
Backdrop
the curtain, hung just upstage of the proscenium that opens o…
the section of the stage in front of the curtain
the part of the stage that is not seen by the audience; also…
A large price of cloth, upon which scenery is painted, fasten…
act curtain
the curtain, hung just upstage of the proscenium that opens o…
apron
the section of the stage in front of the curtain
24 terms
TECH THEATER
What are the job responsibilites of th…
Who works with the scenic designer?
What is a Unit Set?
What is the first step designers take…
To design all scenic elements in a play production plus props…
All designers and director, educational (tech director, props…
A single set that serves as every location during the play
Read the script
What are the job responsibilites of th…
To design all scenic elements in a play production plus props…
Who works with the scenic designer?
All designers and director, educational (tech director, props…
49 terms
Tech Theater
Technical Director
Budgeting Phase
Pre-construction Phase
Building
Oversees technical aspects, planning, and installation
Determining construction techniques and appropriate materials
Finalize budget, create build calendars, draft working drawin…
TD keeps tools in working order, answers all questions, overs…
Technical Director
Oversees technical aspects, planning, and installation
Budgeting Phase
Determining construction techniques and appropriate materials
50 terms
Theater
Stage Crew
Designer
Theatre Director
Dresser
the backstage team assisting the production, The backstage te…
the person responsible for making creative choices in a certa…
the person who is responsible for the overall production, res…
the person backstage who assists actors with their costumes,…
Stage Crew
the backstage team assisting the production, The backstage te…
Designer
the person responsible for making creative choices in a certa…
40 terms
Tech Theater terminology
Apron
Call Time
"Cans"
Catwalk
the stage area in front of the proscenium arch
the time at which each individual actor and technician is exp…
-a slang term used for communication head-sets used during sh…
a narrow, elevated walkway in the flies above a theater stage…
Apron
the stage area in front of the proscenium arch
Call Time
the time at which each individual actor and technician is exp…
36 terms
Tech Theater Final Study Guide
What produces a soft, diffused, lumine…
What is the Ellipsoidal reflector spot…
What is used when a high intensity bea…
All standard light sources appear as w…
Fresnel Spotlight
Leko
Follow Spot
White
What produces a soft, diffused, lumine…
Fresnel Spotlight
What is the Ellipsoidal reflector spot…
Leko
10 terms
Theater Wrenches
Metric wrenches
Combo wrench
Ratchet
adjustable end wrench
primarily used for metal
tool used to provide grip and mechanical advantage in applyin…
for twisting nuts
also a ("crescent wrench or a "c" wrench") ... used for twisting…
Metric wrenches
primarily used for metal
Combo wrench
tool used to provide grip and mechanical advantage in applyin…
39 terms
Theater Terms `
proscenium theater
stage
proscenium arch
Thrust stage
CHS theater ... a stage that is framed ... standard
where performers perform
also known as the apron... part of stage in front of proscenium
extended stage ... audience sits on 3 sides of the stage
proscenium theater
CHS theater ... a stage that is framed ... standard
stage
where performers perform
16 terms
Intro to Theater Lighting
Instruments
Lamps
Hanging
Patching
Lights for the stage
The light bulbs inside an instrument
Putting instruments up in the catwalk
Plugging and instrument into a circuit
Instruments
Lights for the stage
Lamps
The light bulbs inside an instrument
27 terms
tech theater
What is the standard size for platforms?
What is used to fasten platform legs t…
Which hard scenery elements are load-b…
The standard fabric for covering soft…
4x8
carriage bolts
3 dimensional
...
What is the standard size for platforms?
4x8
What is used to fasten platform legs t…
carriage bolts
23 terms
Tech theater labeling
A
B
C
D
Grid
Counter weights
Locking levels
Power Box lines
A
Grid
B
Counter weights
10 terms
Tech Theater, Light Part 2
Circuit
Dimmer
Channel
Very first stage lights
What a fixture plugs into
A device which regulates light intensity
A control path that allows the console to vary the output lev…
sun, clouds first dimmers, fire pit, torches, candles, oil la…
Circuit
What a fixture plugs into
Dimmer
A device which regulates light intensity
56 terms
Tech Tools
tape measure
tri-square
framing square
level
tape measure
tri-square
31 terms
Tech Theater Quiz 2
What does a stage manager do?
What does AEA stand for?
What does the stage manager do during…
What does stage manager do during the…
-Performs administrative duties (Sometimes production manager…
Actor's Equity Association
-Distributes scripts... -Makes sure performers know call times... -…
-Maintains show's artistic integrity & vision of production t…
What does a stage manager do?
-Performs administrative duties (Sometimes production manager…
What does AEA stand for?
Actor's Equity Association
40 terms
Theater Tech - Audio Voc.
Active Speaker
Amplifier
Attenuate
Audio Channel
Loudspeaker that has a built in Amplifier
Piece of equipment used to boost the signal going to the loud…
To reduce or soften
Part of the Mixing Console that allows you modify various ele…
Active Speaker
Loudspeaker that has a built in Amplifier
Amplifier
Piece of equipment used to boost the signal going to the loud…
42 terms
Theater Tools
saw: used for straight cuts in wood
power jigsaw: used for curved cuts in…
power circular saw: used for straight…
power drill: to drill holes in wood or…
...
saw: used for straight cuts in wood
power jigsaw: used for curved cuts in…
...
40 terms
Tool and Theater Safety
Class A Fire
Class B Fire
Class C Fire
No _____________ in the scene shop.
paper, wood, fabric
oil
electrical
horseplay
Class A Fire
paper, wood, fabric
Class B Fire
oil
52 terms
Technical Theater Vocabulary #2
Arena Stage
Color
Computer Aided Drafting/Design
Construction Drawing
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
CAD, a term refering to any program that allows the user to d…
A drawing that shows how a scenic unit is to be built
Arena Stage
A stage confguration with the audience seated on all sides
Color
A generic term applied to all light waves in the visible spec…
32 terms
Theater Tech Vocab
Proscenium
Thrust
Arena
Flat
Picture frame stage, broadway, JCHS
A stage with an audience on 3 sides
Stage with audience on four sides
Wooden frame covered in canvas or luan used as a wall
Proscenium
Picture frame stage, broadway, JCHS
Thrust
A stage with an audience on 3 sides
18 terms
PCHS Tech Theater Terms
Apron
Batten/Pipe
Cross Brace
Flat
The section of the state in front of the curtain
A long piece of wood or pipe from which scenery, lights and c…
A diagonal support on a structure. A brace that goes across.
A wooden frame covered with cloth used as a basic unit of str…
Apron
The section of the state in front of the curtain
Batten/Pipe
A long piece of wood or pipe from which scenery, lights and c…
145 terms
Tech Theater Final Vocab
theater
Thespian
stage
rake
a space for dramatic performances
someone who preforms the art of theater
playing area for the actors
slant of the stage
theater
a space for dramatic performances
Thespian
someone who preforms the art of theater
21 terms
Tech Theater - Stages
Acting Area
Auditorium
Scenic Background
Theater in the Round
The acting area is a primary part that is required in order t…
The viewers area for the play that provides comfort and safet…
Provides the audience an idea where the scene/play is taking…
Presents actors completely encircled by the audience. Can als…
Acting Area
The acting area is a primary part that is required in order t…
Auditorium
The viewers area for the play that provides comfort and safet…
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