Chapter18pp - The Theater Experience Chapter 18 Lighting...

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Chapter 18 Lighting and Sound The Theater Experience Chapter 18 – Lighting and Sound The Nature of Design The visual and aural elements of design provide an audience with an understanding of time, place, mood, etc. Scene Designer Scene Designer – responsible for the stage set Costume Designer Costume Designer – responsible for the outfits and accessories worn by the performers Lighting Designer Lighting Designer – responsible for the light / illumination of the stage space Sound Designer Sound Designer – responsible for the aural world of the play and the sound system Designers make connections between symbols and ideas, creating the world of the play in which the performers interact. They deal with the practical and aesthetic concerns of the stage production.
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Chapter 18 Lighting and Sound The Theater Experience History of Lighting Design The Progression of Light… Originally outdoors with daylight / sun as illumination 1600’s – 1700’s move theater indoors with candles and oil lamps 1803 – gaslight installed in London – adds control element to lighting 1879 – Thomas Edison and the electric light begin the era of imaginative lighting Growth of the electronics industry – Better lighting and better controls Computer industry – revolutionizes control of lighting and expands potentials for creative application
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Chapter 18 Lighting and Sound The Theater Experience Objectives of Lighting Design 1)
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