Careers in Technical Theater By Mike Lawler
Want to make it big on Broadway—as a techie? Or how about working in smaller regional theater? Careers in Technical Theater explains more than twenty different careers from the perspective of successful theater artists. Included are specialties that have been around for decades, as well as those still emerging in the field. Concise information is provided on job duties, estimated earnings, recommended training, examples of career paths, and the insights are given of working pros in management, scenery, audio/visual, costumes, video and projection, engineering, and theatrical systems. There’s even a detailed appendix on finding on-the-job training as an intern, apprentice, or paid worker. For anyone interested in a behind-the-scenes life in the theater,Careers in Technical Theater is a priceless resource.

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TitleCareers in Technical Theater
AuthorBy Mike Lawler
PublisherSkyhorse Publishing
ImprintAllworth Press
Published7 August 2007
Dimensions6.00 x 9.00in.

About the author

Mike Lawler’s life in the theater has taken him around the country and found him toiling as a master electrician, scenic carpenter, shop foreman, stagehand, scenic painter, crew supervisor, and stage manager. He lives in Austin, Texas.

ISBNs: 9781581154856 978-1-58115-485-6 Title: careers in technical theater category:PER ISBNs: 9781581158038 978-1-58115-803-8 Title: careers in technical theater category:PER 
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