An Introduction to Theatre Design by Stephen Di Benedetto

By Stephen Di Benedetto


This creation to theatre layout explains the theories, thoughts, and instruments of functional layout paintings for the undergraduate scholar. via its various illustrated case reviews and research of keyword phrases, scholars will construct an knowing of the layout procedure and find a way to:





  • identify the basics of theatre layout and scenography

  • recognize the function of person layout components similar to surroundings, gown, lights and sound

  • develop either conceptual and analytical considering

  • Communicate their very own knowing of complicated layout work

  • trace the traditions of degree layout, from Sebastiano Serlio to Julie Taymor.



Demonstrating the dynamics of fine layout during the paintings of influential designers, Stephen Di Benedetto additionally seems to be extensive at script research, stylistic issues and the significance of collaboration to the designer’s craft.



This is an important advisor for college kids and lecturers of theatre layout. Readers will shape not just a robust skill to provide an explanation for and comprehend the method of layout, but in addition the elemental abilities required to conceive and comprehend designs in their own.

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