Do you want to learn about putting on performances in the Red Earth Arts Precinct? Are you interested in behind the scenes work? Do you know how to analyse a script so you can work with or be a designer? Do you know how to be a stage manager? How do you cost the show you want to put on?
All these questions and more will be answered! No matter how inexperienced you are or even if you have done all this before, come and join us for some fun and interesting stuff!
Saturday 9 March, 2-4pm
Introduction to stage terms, stage types and applications. The basics of Set, Lighting, Costume and Sound design.
Saturday 16 March, 2-4pm
Script analysis and application of theory discussed in previous week.
Budget! How do you know how long things will take and therefore how to cost them.
Creating a production schedule, things to consider.
Saturday 23 March, 2-4pm
Getting it all together – how to work with professional staff to get the most out of your time in the venue.
Stage management – how to run a stage effectively. How to write cues, and how to call a show.
Curtains up! Now the show is running, what happens next?