Scenic Construction for the Stage: Key Skills for Carpenters (Crowood Theatre Companions) (Paperback)

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By Mark Tweed, Kenneth Branagh (Foreword by)
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Description


This book details the progression from interpeting design, model boxes and drawings, to material selection, fabrication and finishing. It also includes advice for developing accuracy, finish and consistency; tool selection and sharpening; CDM, Health and Safety; practical workshop mathematics and geometry, and how to fit ironmongery. It thoroughly covers how to start out and improve as a scenic carpenter, building a solid repertoire of reliable techniques and working practices for professional results. 

About the Author


Mark Tweed is head of construction at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art where he teaches scenic carpentry, project management and CAD, and supervising construction for public productions. Sir Kenneth Branagh is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781785004513
ISBN-10: 1785004514
Publisher: Crowood Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 2018
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: Crowood Theatre Companions