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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
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…
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…
10 terms
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…
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
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…
10 terms
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.
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
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
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…
9 terms
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
53 terms
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
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
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
25 terms
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
45 terms
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
......
64 terms
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…
42 terms
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
37 terms
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
33 terms
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…
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…
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.
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
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
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
33 terms
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…
9 terms
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"
46 terms
Technical Theater: Theater Hierarchy and Types of Stages
Producer
Producer
Producer
Producer
Decides what play to present
Responsible for deciding what personnel to present play with
Responsible for the money
Must be good problem solvers
Producer
Decides what play to present
Producer
Responsible for deciding what personnel to present play with
58 terms
Technical Theater Exam Review
What does the X symbol notation mean?
What are final color drawings of desig…
What is the first thing that a designe…
What is a pre-cut shape that is put in…
to cross
renderings
the script
a gobo
What does the X symbol notation mean?
to cross
What are final color drawings of desig…
renderings
31 terms
Technical Theater: Measuring & Marking Tools
electricity; fire
fire curtain
fire extinguishers
ABC rated extinguisher; flame proofing
With all the ____ on stage, always be prepared for a ____
many theaters have a ____ that can close off the preforming a…
regularly tested, working _____ (s) should be available in ke…
multi-purpose fire extinguishers like a(n) _______ _____ ____…
electricity; fire
With all the ____ on stage, always be prepared for a ____
fire curtain
many theaters have a ____ that can close off the preforming a…
44 terms
Technical Theater: Cutting and Joining Tools
safety glasses
crosscut saw; rough edge
Back saw; crosscut saw; metal
keyhole saw; push
Be sure to wear ___ ___ with all saws, drills, and power tools
the ___ ___ is used to cut wood across the grain of the wood,…
A ___ __ is a lot like a ____ ____, but it takes longer to us…
___ ___ is used to cut curved or irregular lines. Don't ___ t…
safety glasses
Be sure to wear ___ ___ with all saws, drills, and power tools
crosscut saw; rough edge
the ___ ___ is used to cut wood across the grain of the wood,…
20 terms
Theater- Technical Terms
Brace/ Stage Brace
Centre Line
Cue- to- Cue
Dry- tech
Support for scenery
Imaginary line running down the stage through the exact centr…
Rehearsal for technicians and actors, stage manager jumps, to…
Rehearsal without actors when technicians rehearse cues
Brace/ Stage Brace
Support for scenery
Centre Line
Imaginary line running down the stage through the exact centr…
10 terms
Technical theater vocabulary
Spotlights
Floodlights
Strip lights
Border lights
Lights that produce concentrated illumination
Lights that illuminate broad areas of the stage
See border lights
Long, narrow metal enclosures that house a row of lamps and r…
Spotlights
Lights that produce concentrated illumination
Floodlights
Lights that illuminate broad areas of the stage
22 terms
Technical Theater Terms
accepting
advancing
ask-for
beat
embracing the offers made by the other performers in order to…
the process of moving the scene forwards
the question asked of the audience in order to start the scene
a unit of action in a scene. A scene is made up of beats
accepting
embracing the offers made by the other performers in order to…
advancing
the process of moving the scene forwards
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…
32 terms
TECHNICAL THEATER VOCABULARY
Amphitheater
Barrel
Casing
C-clamp
Performance space of the Greeks. Could hold 20,000 people. Se…
The part of the lighting instrument between the lamp and the…
The metal that holds the inner workings of a lighting instrum…
A clamping system using a bolt and a piece of metal shaped li…
Amphitheater
Performance space of the Greeks. Could hold 20,000 people. Se…
Barrel
The part of the lighting instrument between the lamp and the…
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…
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
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
78 terms
Technical Theater Terms
Apron
Avenue Staging
Call Time
"Cans"
The stage area in front of the proscenium arch
The staging of a performance with the audience placed on two…
The time at which each individual actor and technician is exp…
A slang term used for communication head-sets used during sho…
Apron
The stage area in front of the proscenium arch
Avenue Staging
The staging of a performance with the audience placed on two…
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…
219 terms
AEPA Theater - Technical Aspects
Apron
Aria
Array
Artic
the section of a stage that projects into the auditorium.
solo performance in an opera that conveys the emotional state…
the loudspeakers that are used in a performance.
an articulated lorry used to transport sets, costumes, props…
Apron
the section of a stage that projects into the auditorium.
Aria
solo performance in an opera that conveys the emotional state…
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
32 terms
Sound - Technical Theater
א
בּ
ב
ג
Alef
Beit
Vet
Gimel
א
Alef
בּ
Beit
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
16 terms
Technical Theater Musical terms
opera
operetta
comic opera
musical revue
a form if musical theater, in which all conversations are sung
a form of musical theater in which the music is lighter than…
humorous or satirical operetta
a production consisting of a series of independent sing and d…
opera
a form if musical theater, in which all conversations are sung
operetta
a form of musical theater in which the music is lighter than…
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