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12 terms
Theatre workshop technical theater terms
theater in the round
thrust stage
proscenium stage
proscenium
large round theater that has audience on all sides
stage w/ large section in front of grand curtain, like wider…
Canterbury stage, "picture frame" stage
large wooden frame that outlines proscenium stage
theater in the round
large round theater that has audience on all sides
thrust stage
stage w/ large section in front of grand curtain, like wider…
13 terms
Technical Theatre
Strike
platform
Set
Heads Up
to remove an object or objects from the stage; to take down t…
a set piece with a solid top ( 3/4 inch thick plywood) and br…
the scenery for an act or scene
Is a phrase used when a batten is being moved either up or do…
Strike
to remove an object or objects from the stage; to take down t…
platform
a set piece with a solid top ( 3/4 inch thick plywood) and br…
24 terms
Technical Theatre
complementary colors
primary colors
secondary colors
tertiary colors
Colors that are opposite each other on the full color wheel.
Colors that cannot be created by mixing any other colors toge…
They type of color that you get when you mix any two of the p…
The result of mixing a primary and a secondary color together.
complementary colors
Colors that are opposite each other on the full color wheel.
primary colors
Colors that cannot be created by mixing any other colors toge…
19 terms
Technical Theatre
prop
Light Cue Sheet
Sound Cue Sheet
cue
Anything an actor handles on stage as well as furniture and o…
a chart that includes all dimmers readings and settings, its…
a chart that includes each sound effect, its cue number, the…
the last words, actions, or technical effect that immediately…
prop
Anything an actor handles on stage as well as furniture and o…
Light Cue Sheet
a chart that includes all dimmers readings and settings, its…
20 terms
Technical Theatre
flat
cyc
show drop
grand drape
a lightweight constructed wall, framed with a cloth covering…
white or light blue curtain used for large areas of color was…
used in place of a main curtain. Has a logo or design for the…
main curtain at the front of a proscenium stage
flat
a lightweight constructed wall, framed with a cloth covering…
cyc
white or light blue curtain used for large areas of color was…
35 terms
Technical Theatre I - Tools
Claw Hammer
Flat Head Screwdriver
Measuring Tape
Framing Square
Carpenter's tool used to drive (using the head) and pull nail…
AKA Standard Screwdriver, a tool used to loosen or tighten sl…
similar to a ruler, this soft flexible tape measures length,…
Large steel L-shape, typically 16 inches long on the bottom l…
Claw Hammer
Carpenter's tool used to drive (using the head) and pull nail…
Flat Head Screwdriver
AKA Standard Screwdriver, a tool used to loosen or tighten sl…
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 theatre
three main parts of the theater
the type of theater that all broadway…
broadway
off-broadway
1. house... 2. stage... 3. front of house
roadhouse
in NYC
- large theater... - in NYC... - could be experimental
three main parts of the theater
1. house... 2. stage... 3. front of house
the type of theater that all broadway…
roadhouse
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…
31 terms
Technical Theatre
Stage
Proscenium Stage
Grand Drape
Wings
The area where the players perform, usually a raised platform.
A four sided stage built like a box with one side cut away, A…
The drape covering the proscenium opening.
Off stage spaces to the sides of the acting area.
Stage
The area where the players perform, usually a raised platform.
Proscenium Stage
A four sided stage built like a box with one side cut away, A…
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…
8 terms
technical theatre
melodrama
tragi-comedy
comedy of manners
satire
sentimental
Hamlet, both funny and tragic
the help is smarter, makes fun of rich
politics, religious, positions of power
melodrama
sentimental
tragi-comedy
Hamlet, both funny and tragic
47 terms
Technical Theatre
Followspot
Production Design team
Production Concept
Production Meeting
a lighting instrument with a high intensity, narrow beam; mou…
the producer, director, and scenic, costume, lighting, and so…
the creative interpretation of the script, which will unify t…
a conference of appropriate production personnel to share inf…
Followspot
a lighting instrument with a high intensity, narrow beam; mou…
Production Design team
the producer, director, and scenic, costume, lighting, and so…
25 terms
Technical Theatre
Plywood
Dowel Rods
PVC Pipe
Flat
type of manufactured wood made from thin sheets of wood that…
cylindrical lengths of wood available in varying diameter.
white plastic piping available in varying diameter.
4' X 8' wooden frame covered in canvas used to create walls i…
Plywood
type of manufactured wood made from thin sheets of wood that…
Dowel Rods
cylindrical lengths of wood available in varying diameter.
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…
15 terms
Technical Theatre
box set
unit set
permanent set
minimal set
-consists of 2 or 3 walls and maybe a ceiling... -the most commo…
-made of several pieces, or units, that can be rearranged to…
-remains in place throughout a production... -additional element…
-can include generic flats that represent walls and hide othe…
box set
-consists of 2 or 3 walls and maybe a ceiling... -the most commo…
unit set
-made of several pieces, or units, that can be rearranged to…
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
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…
106 terms
Technical theatre
Milliner
Wigmaster
Orchestra
Skene
Hat maker
Wig maker
stage (Greek)
Tent behind orchestra (Greek)
Milliner
Hat maker
Wigmaster
Wig maker
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
28 terms
Technical Theatre
Batten
Cue
Drop | 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
a set piece consisting of a light-weight frame covered with c…
Batten
a wood or metal pipe from which stage lights, drops, and scen…
Cue
a signal for something to happen
16 terms
Technical Theatre Quiz
batten
cue
drop
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 piece consisting of a light-weight frame covered with c…
batten
a wood or metal pipe from which stage lights, drops, and scen…
cue
a signal for something to happen
52 terms
Technical Theatre
batten
cue
drop (backdrop)
flat
a wood or metal pipe used from which stage lights, drops, and…
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 used from which stage lights, drops, and…
cue
a signal for something to happen
52 terms
Technical Theatre
batten
cue
drop (backdrop)
flat
a wood or metal pipe used from which stage lights, drops, and…
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 used from which stage lights, drops, and…
cue
a signal for something to happen
15 terms
Technical Theatre & Safety
Tape Measure
Claw Hammer
Cross Cut Saw
Backsaw and miter saw
It measures long distance
A common hand tool used for driving or removing nails
Used for cutting wood
Used for making angle cuts in wood
Tape Measure
It measures long distance
Claw Hammer
A common hand tool used for driving or removing nails
123 terms
Technical Theatre
Act Curtain
Acting Area
Adjustable T-bevel
Adjustable wrench
Main curtain; first decorative curtain on stage
Only part required to present a play; place where actors act
sliding bevel used for setting and transferring angles; syste…
most common wrench
Act Curtain
Main curtain; first decorative curtain on stage
Acting Area
Only part required to present a play; place where actors act
22 terms
Technical Theatre
Prop
Set
Striking
Crew
is anything an actor handles on stage
the scenery constructed for a play is called
is to remove an object or objects from the stage; to take dow…
is made up of people working on the six areas of technical th…
Prop
is anything an actor handles on stage
Set
the scenery constructed for a play is called
15 terms
technical theatre
dutchman
dry brushing
flats
platforms
taping the gaps between adjoining flats to make them appear a…
a painting technique used to create texture and a "weathered"…
(usually) 4x8 sections used to build walls
a set piece used to create levels
dutchman
taping the gaps between adjoining flats to make them appear a…
dry brushing
a painting technique used to create texture and a "weathered"…
28 terms
Technical Theatre
Overture
Roundel
Stencil
Spattering
A medley of songs played before the start of the musical is c…
a lighting tool would you add to strip lights to add color
is a painting tool, usually made from a thin piece of cardboa…
What painting technique would you use to add texture to a bri…
Overture
A medley of songs played before the start of the musical is c…
Roundel
a lighting tool would you add to strip lights to add color
10 terms
Technical Theatre
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 Theatre
Drop
Prop
Flat
Strike
A curtain that is suspended from the flies can be raised or l…
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 to take down the set.
Drop
A curtain that is suspended from the flies can be raised or l…
Prop
Short for property anything an actor handles on stage.
9 terms
Technical Theatre
Batten
Cue
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 peice consisting of a light-weight frame covered with c…
Batten
a wood or metal pipe from which stage lights, drops, and scen…
Cue
a signal for something to happen
Technical Theatre
Batten
Cue
Drop
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 piece consisting of a light-weight frame covered with c…
Batten
a wood or metal pipe from which stage lights, drops, and scen…
Cue
a signal for something to happen.
30 terms
Technical Theatre
Backdrop
Cyclorama
Scrim
Platform
A painted piece of fabric that can be placed at the back of t…
A backdrop that is usually lit up to represent the sky.
A type of backdrop that can become see-through when lit from…
An elevated section of the stage.
Backdrop
A painted piece of fabric that can be placed at the back of t…
Cyclorama
A backdrop that is usually lit up to represent the sky.
42 terms
technical theatre
blocking rehearsal
improvisational audition
portfolio
rehearsal schedule
rehearsal where MOVEMENT and STAGE BUSINESS are set
where you ad-lib in your audition
a set of pictures from previous performances that you carry w…
what days and times you rehearse
blocking rehearsal
rehearsal where MOVEMENT and STAGE BUSINESS are set
improvisational audition
where you ad-lib in your audition
10 terms
Technical Theatre
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, rehearsal times, and the ris…
a background drop or curtain, hung at the rear and sometimes…
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, and the ris…
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