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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…
30 terms
technical theater
legs, main, sharpei, traveler, cyc, sk…
cyclorama
main
batten
5 types of soft goods hung
large white curtain
large front curtain
wooden pipes
legs, main, sharpei, traveler, cyc, sk…
5 types of soft goods hung
cyclorama
large white curtain
19 terms
technical theater
light board
headset
ellipsodial refectior light
fresnel spotlight
controlling the opperation and intensity of lighting instuments
communicating between the light board opperator and stage crew
(ERS) for throwing a strong focus beam from a distance; also…
for shorter throws covering a large area with soft diffuse li…
light board
controlling the opperation and intensity of lighting instuments
headset
communicating between the light board opperator and stage crew
Technical Theater
Stage Left
Stage right
Downstage
Upstage
Area to the audience's right
Stage area to the audience's left
The horizontal plane of the stage floor nearest to the audience
The horizontal plane of the stage farthest away from the audi…
Stage Left
Area to the audience's right
Stage right
Stage area to the audience's left
70 terms
Technical Theater
they create a budget, the radio adds,…
Business manager
they create a budget, the radio adds,…
Business manager
Technical Theater
Fresnel Lantern
Fresnel Lens
Ellipsoidal reflector spotlight or Pro…
Distribution
Is a light that consists of a Fresnel Lens... Wattage 150-2000 W…
Has a stepped appearance instead of round and smooth one whic…
Is a light with a strong, well defined beam ... Also known as Le…
A catch all term that refers to several elements ... 1.) the dir…
Fresnel Lantern
Is a light that consists of a Fresnel Lens... Wattage 150-2000 W…
Fresnel Lens
Has a stepped appearance instead of round and smooth one whic…
Technical theater
Prompt book
woofer
Jackknife Platform
croosfader
Book complied by the stage manager,containing all the pertine…
A speaker element that reproduces the low-end frequencies
A platform that pivots on one corner
the lever on a lighting control console that simultaneously d…
Prompt book
Book complied by the stage manager,containing all the pertine…
woofer
A speaker element that reproduces the low-end frequencies
Technical theater
Business Manager
Technical Director
Producer
House Manager
Creates and sticks with a production budget, tracks expenses,…
Supervises the design team sets, lights, sound, costume, make…
Chooses the play, handles the finances, handles publicity and…
Supervises ushers, make sure programs are available and theat…
Business Manager
Creates and sticks with a production budget, tracks expenses,…
Technical Director
Supervises the design team sets, lights, sound, costume, make…
28 terms
Technical Theater
Batten
Cue
Backdrop
Flat
A wood or metal pipe that lights and scenery are hung.
A signal for something to happen.
A large canvas/curtain. That hangs at back of stage.
A set peice consisting of a light weight frame covered with a…
Batten
A wood or metal pipe that lights and scenery are hung.
Cue
A signal for something to happen.
10 terms
Technical theater
Act Curtain
Acting area
Adaptor
Aisle
A carton used at the beginning dairy and at the end of a prod…
Space on stage in which the action of a play takes place
Short length of water used with equipment have, has different…
Passway between seats in auditorium
Act Curtain
A carton used at the beginning dairy and at the end of a prod…
Acting area
Space on stage in which the action of a play takes place
Technical theater
Boom or boomerang
Call
Cyclorama or cyc
Dry tech
An aluminum tripod with a cross bar at the top on which light…
To notify cast and crew of cues, regress times, and the rise…
A background drop or curtain, hung at the rear and sometimes…
A technical rehearsal with actors present
Boom or boomerang
An aluminum tripod with a cross bar at the top on which light…
Call
To notify cast and crew of cues, regress times, and the rise…
10 terms
Technical Theater
brace
dress
dutchman
front elevation
to anchor scenery to the stage so it doesn't wobble
to add decorative props to a set
a strip of fabric covering the crack between two flats to enh…
a scale drawing showing the front view of the set as if it we…
brace
to anchor scenery to the stage so it doesn't wobble
dress
to add decorative props to a set
10 terms
Technical Theater
Boom
Call
Cyc
Dry tech
An aluminium tripod with a cross bar at the top on which aree…
To notify cast and crew of cues, rehearsal times, and the ris…
A background drop or curtain,hung at the rear and sometimes a…
A technical rehearsal without actors present
Boom
An aluminium tripod with a cross bar at the top on which aree…
Call
To notify cast and crew of cues, rehearsal times, and the ris…
Technical theater
Boom or boomerang
Call
Cyc
Dry tech
An aluminum tripod with a cross bar at the top on which light…
To notify cast and crew of cues,rehearsal times & the rose an…
Background drop or curtain,hung at the rear and sometimes aro…
A technical rehearsal without actors present
Boom or boomerang
An aluminum tripod with a cross bar at the top on which light…
Call
To notify cast and crew of cues,rehearsal times & the rose an…
technical theater
7 deadly sins
Saftey
Class A fire
Class B fire
1. insufficient knowledge ... 2. improper use of tools and facil…
......
ordinary combustions (paper, cloth, cardboard)
involving petroleum base (paint, oil, grease, fuel)
7 deadly sins
1. insufficient knowledge ... 2. improper use of tools and facil…
Saftey
......
Technical Theater
IATSE
Load-in
Butt Joint
Lap Joint
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
When scenery is moved from the studio to the theatre and set…
two pieces of wood fitted together, usually connected using a…
Very simple, face to face wood fastened together (attaches le…
IATSE
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
Load-in
When scenery is moved from the studio to the theatre and set…
40 terms
Technical Theater
Sheet Lumber
Masonite
Wood Grain
Plywood
Standard 4x8
-Made from sawdust and glue polimer... -One rough side, one smoo…
Way that wood flows
-Measurements=thickness x width x length... -Layers of wood glue…
Sheet Lumber
Standard 4x8
Masonite
-Made from sawdust and glue polimer... -One rough side, one smoo…
technical theater
If costumes are designed for the produ…
Costumes communicate information about
What is a PSA?
The press kit is sent to
the time period and locality of the play should be researched
time, place, and character
public service announcement
gain publicity for the show
If costumes are designed for the produ…
the time period and locality of the play should be researched
Costumes communicate information about
time, place, and character
Technical theater
Batten
Cue
Drop or Backdrop
Flat
A wood or metal pipe from which stage lights, drops, and scen…
A signal for something to happen
A large canvas or muslin curtain that hangs at the back of th…
A set consisting of a light-weight frame covered with canvas,…
Batten
A wood or metal pipe from which stage lights, drops, and scen…
Cue
A signal for something to happen
Technical Theater
Pigment
Binder
Filler
Vehicle
imparts color
adhesive which "glues" pigment and filler to painted material
creates opacity or covering power
liquid medium and binder for spreading paint which also carri…
Pigment
imparts color
Binder
adhesive which "glues" pigment and filler to painted material
Technical Theater
What type of drawing does a scene desi…
We talked about two different ways in…
When specifying the diameter of steel…
If I needed to pull out a nail and the…
Thumbnail Sketch
Clock directions ... North, south, east west
Nominal
NAIL PULLER
What type of drawing does a scene desi…
Thumbnail Sketch
We talked about two different ways in…
Clock directions ... North, south, east west
Technical theater
drop
prop
flat
strike
A curtain that is suspended from the flies; can be raised or…
Short for property. Anything an actor handles on stage.
A set piece consisting of a lightweight frame covered with mu…
To take something off the stage, or take down the set.
drop
A curtain that is suspended from the flies; can be raised or…
prop
Short for property. Anything an actor handles on stage.
140 terms
Technical Theater Exam
Flat head Screwdriver
Tape measure
circular saw
Hand saw
Flexible ruler; metal strip with measurement markings that ca…
AKA skill saw
Flat head Screwdriver
Tape measure
Flexible ruler; metal strip with measurement markings that ca…
Technical theater pt.2
The childrens hour
Long days journey into night
Pygmalion
A street named desire
Lillian hellman
Eugene o'neil
George Bernard shaw
Tennessee williams
The childrens hour
Lillian hellman
Long days journey into night
Eugene o'neil
51 terms
Technical Theater I- The Physical Theater
aisles
acting area/ playing area
apron
arena stage
The space between the rows of seats for audience egress
The portion of the theater where the play takes place
The portion of the stage from the plaster line to the edge of…
A theater with the seating arrangement all the way around the…
aisles
The space between the rows of seats for audience egress
acting area/ playing area
The portion of the theater where the play takes place
Technical Theater Vocabulary 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…
Technical theater terms
Catwalk
Fly space
Counter weight system
Cyc
A series of grids and metal bridges that are above the stage…
Area above a stage where scenery is "flown"
A series of weights, ropes, and pulleys located upstage and u…
White gauze fabric that hangs upstage. Colored lights shine o…
Catwalk
A series of grids and metal bridges that are above the stage…
Fly space
Area above a stage where scenery is "flown"
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…
Technical Theater Study Guide
Proscenium Stage
Thrust Theatre
End Stage
Arena Stage
Audience on one side
Audience on 3 sides
Audience on one side but the stage extends wall to wall
Audience on all 4 sides
Proscenium Stage
Audience on one side
Thrust Theatre
Audience on 3 sides
10 terms
Technical Theater Terms
batten
throw
gels
traps
long metal pipe upon which scenery is hung
distance light can be cast
color filters
can be removed to create staircase or hole
batten
long metal pipe upon which scenery is hung
throw
distance light can be cast
10 terms
Technical Theater Terms
batten
throw
gels
traps
long metal pipe upon which scenery is hung
distance light can be cast
color filters
can be removed to create staircase or hole
batten
long metal pipe upon which scenery is hung
throw
distance light can be cast
39 terms
Intro to technical theater
Stage
House
Raked
Proscenium
The part of the theater where the performance takes place
Where the audience sits during a performance
Hey stage are Auditorium built on an inclined to help audienc…
The most common type of stage with audience eating on only on…
Stage
The part of the theater where the performance takes place
House
Where the audience sits during a performance
22 terms
Technical Theater Quiz
Claw Hammers
Ball Pein Hammer
Cross and Straight Peen Hammers
Club Hammer
-the most popular hammer for general work in the theater... -it…
-normally used by engineers... -used for shaping metal and closi…
-mainly used for shaping metal... -used for starting panel pins…
-AKA Lump Hammer... -has a double faced head... -is useful for ligh…
Claw Hammers
-the most popular hammer for general work in the theater... -it…
Ball Pein Hammer
-normally used by engineers... -used for shaping metal and closi…
100 terms
Technical Theater Final
List different types of hammers and ma…
List different types of wrenches.
Which tool is a large L shape that is…
To use someone else's prop without pay…
Claw Hammer... Rubber Mallet
Adjustable Wrench... Box End Wrench... Open End Wrench
Framing Square
Borrow
List different types of hammers and ma…
Claw Hammer... Rubber Mallet
List different types of wrenches.
Adjustable Wrench... Box End Wrench... Open End Wrench
Technical Theater Vocabulary 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…
12 terms
Technical Theater Careers in Theater Terms
director
sound board operator
light board operator
actor
the person who oversees the entire process of staging a produ…
the sound board operator uses the sound equipment to play bac…
person who operates the lighting control system for a specifi…
the person who performs onstage of a theater production
director
the person who oversees the entire process of staging a produ…
sound board operator
the sound board operator uses the sound equipment to play bac…
Intro to Technical Theater- Drafting
Ground Plan
Centerline Section View
Technical Elevation
Design Elevation
position of furniture of stage
Height and angle of lighting positions on stage
framing layout for construction of flat
placement of shelves on a wall
Ground Plan
position of furniture of stage
Centerline Section View
Height and angle of lighting positions on stage
41 terms
technical theater terms
Tech theater rule
Plastic Tape Measure
Sewing Gauge:
Tracing paper/ tracing wheel
Fast, Cheap, Good!
for taking measurements and general measuring.
accurate measuring of hems and seam allowances.
transferring markings from pattern to fabric
Tech theater rule
Fast, Cheap, Good!
Plastic Tape Measure
for taking measurements and general measuring.
Technical Theater Terms
Batten
Cue
Backdrop
Flat
A wood or metal pipe from which stage lights drops and scener…
A signal for something to happen
A large canvas or muslin curtain that hangs at the back of th…
A set piece consisting of a light weight frame covered with c…
Batten
A wood or metal pipe from which stage lights drops and scener…
Cue
A signal for something to happen
86 terms
Technical Theater Vocabulary
Art director
Assistant director
Business manager
Choreographer
person who determines the overall look of the play by working…
acts as the liaison between the director/cast/crew/takes char…
person who is responsible for the financial arrangements of a…
person who designs the dance for the stage
Art director
person who determines the overall look of the play by working…
Assistant director
acts as the liaison between the director/cast/crew/takes char…
27 terms
Technical Theater Vocabulary
Act Curtain, main curtain, main rag
Acting area
Apron
Auditorium
The main curtain that closes or opens each act or scene
The part of the stage used by the actors and seen by the audi…
The part of the stage in front of the curtain
Where the audience sits
Act Curtain, main curtain, main rag
The main curtain that closes or opens each act or scene
Acting area
The part of the stage used by the actors and seen by the audi…
20 terms
Technical theater vocabulary
Producer
Director
Assistant director
Prompter
The person who finds the financial investors, hired the direc…
The person in charge of molding all aspects of production- th…
The person who acts a the liaison between the director and th…
The person who keeps the director's promptbook ad makes notes…
Producer
The person who finds the financial investors, hired the direc…
Director
The person in charge of molding all aspects of production- th…
46 terms
Technical Theater Vocab
Apron
Arena Stage
Downstage
House
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
A performance space in which the audience it's around the stage
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 performance space in which the audience it's around the stage
40 terms
Technical Theater Cards
a piece of fabric attached to a costum…
a catalogue of makeup designs used by…
a three-sided set piece which can be r…
a type of lighting instrument with a s…
swatch
morgue
periaktoi
fresnel
a piece of fabric attached to a costum…
swatch
a catalogue of makeup designs used by…
morgue
19 terms
Technical Theater Midterm
Raked Stage
Pit
Stage manager
Publicity Manager
a slanted stage, where upstage is higher than downstage
the part of the auditorium where the orchestra might be locat…
arranges for auditions, posts, notifies, schedules, rehearsal…
the person who handles the advertising and promotion of a show
Raked Stage
a slanted stage, where upstage is higher than downstage
Pit
the part of the auditorium where the orchestra might be locat…
91 terms
Technical Theater Midterm
Fresnel Light
Ellipsoidal Light
Spotlight
Intelligent Light
Light in the down position, focus on large, general area
Light with focus on specific area
Very bright light that grabs attention
Computer-programmed lights, used for anything in general
Fresnel Light
Light in the down position, focus on large, general area
Ellipsoidal Light
Light with focus on specific area
technical theater test
acting area
apron
battons
box set
anywhere you act
space on stage in front of plaster line
pipe that scenery is attached to
set with three walls i.e. living room, kitchen
acting area
anywhere you act
apron
space on stage in front of plaster line
18 terms
World Lit- Technical Theater
Proscenium stage
Thrust stage
Arena stage
Black box theater
Audience on 1 side of stage (CG)
Stage thrusted into audience. Audience on 3 sides of stage (JB)
Stage surrounded by audience. Audience on 4 sides of stage (B…
Black room, audience sits anywhere (fringe)
Proscenium stage
Audience on 1 side of stage (CG)
Thrust stage
Stage thrusted into audience. Audience on 3 sides of stage (JB)
12 terms
Technical Theater Tool Terms
tape measure
level
c-clamp
adjustable wrench
for measuring long distances
for determining true horizontal and vertical
for eliminating warping, and for holding work together during…
for loosening or tightening a variety of nuts, especially in…
tape measure
for measuring long distances
level
for determining true horizontal and vertical
46 terms
Technical Theater Midterm
Written text of the play
Narrow drapes state R & L, usually hun…
A slant stage, where upstage is higher…
The part of the auditorium where the o…
Script
Legs
Raked stage
Pit
Written text of the play
Script
Narrow drapes state R & L, usually hun…
Legs
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