Keeping Alive a Haven for Yiddish Culture in Modern Romania
Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theater left in Europe
Carmen at Masada
In the heart of the Judean Desert, at the foot of Masada, one of the most familiar and beloved operas of all times is coming to life - Carmen, by French composer Georges Bizet.
15 spectacular theaters
Tampa Theatre-(Tampa Fla.)-The interior resembles a Mediterranean courtyard with an explosion of flowers and gargoyles. The ceiling is embedded with 99 bulbs to resemble twinkling stars. One of 15 arc...
Theatre
A more appropriate soundtrack for the dance and song scenes of Zefirelli´s Romeu and Juliet. Nino Rota was a great composer and I like his original music for...
Keeping Alive a Haven for Yiddish Culture in Modern Romania
Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theater left in Europe
Outline of stagecraft
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to stagecraft:Stagecraft – technical aspect of theatrical, film, and video production. Stagecraft is distinct from the wider...
Street performance
Street performance or busking is the practice of performing in public places, for gratuities. In many countries the rewards are generally in the form of money but other gratuities such as food, drink ...
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Presentational and representational acting
Presentational acting and the related representational acting are critical terms used within theatre aesthetics and criticism. Due to the same terms being applied to certain approaches to acting that ...
Presentational and representational acting - Wikipedia
Rope lock
A rope lock is a device used in a counterweight fly system to prevent a rope, and the line set it controls, from moving. The lock is controlled by a steel handle that engages the lock when vertical an...
Rope lock - Wikipedia
Production manager (theatre)
Theatrical production management is a sub-division of stagecraft. The production management team (consisting of a production manager and any number of assistants) is responsible for realizing the visi...
Cornelian dilemma
A Cornelian dilemma (dilemme cornélien) (also spelt in translation with two "l"'s i.e. "Corneillian") is a dilemma in which someone is obliged to choose between two courses of action either of which w...
Making an entrance
The theatrical term entrance is the appearance of a character on screen or stage. The term "making an entrance" commonly refers to entrances that are particularly prominent or attention-grabbing.Some...
Intermission
An intermission (American, Canadian English) or interval (British English) is a recess between parts of a performance or production, such as for a theatrical play, opera, concert, or film screening. I...
Drama therapy
Drama therapy (written dramatherapy in the UK) is the use of theatre techniques to facilitate personal growth and promote mental health. Dramatherapy is used in a wide variety of settings, including h...
Proscenium
A proscenium (Greek: προσκήνιον) is the area of a theatre surrounding the stage opening. A proscenium arch is the arch over this area.
In ancient Rome and Greece, the stage area in front of the...
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Shell (theater)
In theater, a shell (also known as an acoustical shell, choral shell or bandshell) is a curved, hard surface designed to reflect sound towards an audience.Often shells are designed to be removable, ei...
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Sightline
A sightline, sight line or visual axis, is a normally unobstructed line-of-sight between an intended observer (or spectator) and a stage, arena, or monument, for example. Sightlines are a particularly...
Sightline - Wikipedia
Stagecraft
Stagecraft is the technical aspect of theatrical, film, and video production. It includes constructing and rigging scenery, hanging and focusing of lighting, design and procurement of costumes, makeup...
Stagecraft - Wikipedia
The Street Scene
The Street Scene is a basic model for epic theater set forth by Bertolt Brecht. It makes use of a simple, "natural" incident, such as could be seen on any street corner: an eyewitness demonstrating t...
The Street Scene - Wikipedia
Improvisation
Improvisation is the process of devising a solution to a requirement by making-do, despite absence of resources that might be expected to produce a solution. In a technical context, this can mean adap...
Improvisation - Wikipedia
Ensemble cast
An ensemble cast is made up of cast members in which the principal actors and performers are assigned roughly equal amounts of importance and screen time in a dramatic production. In Hollywood, the te...
Head shot
A head shot or headshot is a specific type of portrait (usually a photograph) that realistically demonstrates a person's appearance for branding or casting. Many head shots are promotional pictures of...
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Performance art
In art, performance art is a performance presented to an audience, traditionally interdisciplinary. Performance may be either scripted or unscripted, random or carefully orchestrated; spontaneous or o...
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Box (theatre)
In theater, a box (also known as loge) is a small, separated seating area in the auditorium for a limited number of people. Boxes are typically placed immediately to the front, side and above the leve...
Box (theatre) - Wikipedia
Front of House
In the performing arts, front of house is the portion of a performance venue that is open to the public. In theatre and live music venues, it is the auditorium and foyer, as opposed to the stage and b...
Front of House - Wikipedia
Box set (theatre)
In theatre, a box set is a set with a proscenium arch stage and three walls. The proscenium opening is the fourth wall. Box sets create the illusion of an interior room on the stage, and are contraste...