Theatrical Design and Production: An Introduction to Scene Design and Construction, Lighting, Sound, Costume, and Makeup https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1259922308.jpeg 8 9781259922305 Theatrical Design and Production is a comprehensive and practical survey that examines the technical and design aspects of play production, including scene design and construction, lighting, sound, costume, and makeup. Design is presented as both an art closely integrated with the director’s, actor’s, and playwright’s visions, and a craft that provides practical solutions for the physical manipulation of stage space. Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. McGraw-Hill Connect® is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: • SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content. • Access to your instructor’s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course. • Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement. • The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www.mheducation.com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students.html
Theatrical Design and Production: An Introduction to Scene Design and Construction, Lighting, Sound, Costume, and Makeup

Theatrical Design and Production: An Introduction to Scene Design and Construction, Lighting, Sound, Costume, and Makeup

8th Edition
By J. Michael Gillette and Rich Dionne
ISBN10: 1259922308
ISBN13: 9781259922305
Copyright: 2020
Product Details +
Read more +

Lowest Price

Rent eBook (180 Days)

video thumbnail
video thumbnail

Learn more about the ebook

$50.00

09781259922305

Purchase Options

Students, we’re committed to providing you with high-value course solutions backed by great service and a team that cares about your success. See tabs below to explore options and pricing. Don't forget, we accept financial aid and scholarship funds in the form of credit or debit cards.

McGraw-Hill eBook

  • Rent or purchase for a fraction of the printed textbook price
  • Easily highlight, take notes and search
  • Download the free ReadAnywhere App for offline access and anytime reading
  • Watch a quick video to learn more
  • Note: the eBook does not include access to Connect. If your instructor assigned Connect, click the "Digital" tab.

Rent Monthly 

$9.95/mo


or

Rent (180 Day)

$50.00


or

Lifetime

$80.00

Textbook Rental

  • Rent for a fraction of the printed textbook price
  • Rental transaction occurs through McGraw Hill's authorized rental partner


ISBN10: 1259922308 | ISBN13: 9781259922305

Purchase

$70.00

Loose-Leaf Purchase

  • Purchase un-bound 3-ring binder ready textbook
  • Flexibility and ease of selecting chapters to take where you want to go

What are my shipping options?


ISBN10: 1260687465 | ISBN13: 9781260687460

Purchase

$130.66

Connect

  • Personalize your learning, save time completing homework, and possibly earn a better grade
  • Access to eBook, homework and adaptive assignments, videos, and study resources
  • Download free ReadAnywhere App for offline access to eBook for anytime reading
  • Connect may be assigned as part of your grade. Check with your instructor to see if Connect is used in your course.

See how Connect works >


ISBN10: 1260687430 | ISBN13: 9781260687439

6 Month

$80.00

Connect + Textbook Rental

Receive instant access to:

  • Rent for up to 70% savings on textbook rental
  • Personalize your learning, save time completing homework, and possibly earn a better grade
  • Access to eBook, homework and adaptive assignments, videos, and study resources
  • Download free ReadAnywhere App for offline access to eBook for anytime reading
  • Return, or opt to purchase at end of rental period
  • No-hassle returns with free shipping

See how Connect works >


ISBN10: 1260858707 | ISBN13: 9781260858709

Purchase

$108.00

Connect + Loose Leaf

  • Personalize your learning, save time completing homework, and possibly earn a better grade
  • Access to eBook, homework and adaptive assignments, videos, and study resources
  • Download free ReadAnywhere App for offline access to eBook for anytime reading
  • Purchase un-bound 3-ring binder ready textbook
  • Flexibility and ease of selecting chapters to take where you want to go

See how Connect works >

What are my shipping options?


ISBN10: 1260693317 | ISBN13: 9781260693317

Purchase

$140.00

The estimated amount of time this product will be on the market is based on a number of factors, including faculty input to instructional design and the prior revision cycle and updates to academic research-which typically results in a revision cycle ranging from every two to four years for this product. Pricing subject to change at any time.

Program Details

Theatrical Design and Production, 8e

CHAPTER 1: Production Organization and Management
CHAPTER 2: The Design Process
CHAPTER 3: A Brief History of Theatre Architecture and Stage Technology
CHAPTER 4: The Stage and Its Equipment
CHAPTER 5: Style, Composition, and Design
CHAPTER 6: Color
CHAPTER 7: Mechanical Drafting
CHAPTER 8: Perspective Drawing
CHAPTER 9: Scenic Design
CHAPTER 10: Tools and Materials
CHAPTER 11: Scenic Production Techniques
CHAPTER 12: Scene Painting
CHAPTER 13: Stage Properties
CHAPTER 14: Lighting Design
CHAPTER 15: Electrical Theory and Practice
CHAPTER 16: Lighting Production
CHAPTER 17: Projections and Media
CHAPTER 18: Costume Design
CHAPTER 19: Costume Construction
CHAPTER 20: Makeup
CHAPTER 21: Sound Design and Technology
CHAPTER 22: Drawing and Rendering


About the Author

J. Michael Gillette

J. Michael Gillette is a Professor Emeritus from the School of Theatre, Film and Television at the University of Arizona.  In addition to being the author of the eight editions of Theatrical Design and Production, Gillette has authored seven editions of Designing With Light and co-authored the third edition of Stage Scenery: Its Construction and Rigging.  He authored numerous articles and technical presentations on theatrical design and production for a variety of professional organizations and journals.  During his career he taught technical production, stage lighting, sound for the theatre, scene design, cinematography, media lighting.  He also designed sets, lights, sound and projections for numerous academics and professional productions.  He also authored a published novel and screenplay.

Rich Dionne

Rich Dionne holds an MFA in Theatre from Purdue University. He is a clinical associate professor in the Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Design, Art, and Performance at Purdue in the Department of Theatre, where he researches control systems for live entertainment and instructional design and pedagogy. At Purdue, he teaches and mentors students in technical direction and in the theatre engineering concentration of the Multidisciplinary Engineering program. He has published articles in TD&T and Stage Directions Magazine, in The Design of Learning Experience: The Future of Educational Technology (Springer, 2015), Hokanson, et al, eds., New Directions in Teaching Theatre Arts (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018), Fliotsos, Medford, eds., and has recently released Project Planning for the Stage: Tools and Techniques for Managing Extraordinary Performances (Southern Illinois University Press, 2018).    Lewis Vaughn is the author of numerous textbooks in philosophy, critical thinking, and ethics, including The Power of Critical Thinking, sixth edition (2019); Concise Guide to Critical Thinking (2017); Philosophy Here and Now, third edition (2019); Living Philosophy: A Historical Introduction to Philosophical Ideas, second edition (2018); Doing Ethics: Moral Reasoning, Theory, and Contemporary Issues, fifth edition (2019); Beginning Ethics: An Introduction to Moral Philosophy (2015); Bioethics: Principles, Issues, and Cases, third edition (2017); and Writing Philosophy, Second Edition (2018).

Affordability

Find out more about our affordable course material programs.

Reduce course material costs for your students while still providing full access to everything they need to be successful. It isn't too good to be true - it's Inclusive Access.

Learn more about Inclusive Access here.

When your students still want a book but don't want to keep it, McGraw-Hill's Textbook Rental program provides students with our latest editions at our most affordable hardcover prices.

Learn more about our Textbook Rental program.

Want more information?

Our Learning Technology Representatives can help.


Connect logo.
Connect logo.

By prompting students to engage with key concepts, while continually adapting to their individual needs, Connect activates learning and empowers students to take control resulting in better grades and increased retention rates. Proven online content integrates seamlessly with our adaptive technology, and helps build student confidence outside of the classroom.

Learn more

Equip students with adaptive, mobile study resources. They'll be better prepared in less time. They'll thank you.

Learn more

How to Access Instructor Tools for your Course


Your text has great instructor tools – like presentation slides, instructor manuals, test banks and more. Follow the steps below to access your instructor resources or watch the step-by-step video.
  1. To get started, you'll need to visit connect.mheducation.com to sign in. (If you do not have an account, you'll need to request one from your MH rep. To find your rep – visit the Find Your Rep page).
  2. Then, under "Find a Title," you'll search by title, author or subject.
  3. Select your desired title and create a course. (Note – you do not have to create assignments, just a course instance)
  4. Then go to your Connect course homepage.
  5. In the top navigation, select library to access the instructor resources that accompany the title.

Accessibility Rubric

Creating accessible products is a priority for McGraw-Hill. We have put in place processes to make accessibility and meeting the WCAG AA guidelines part of our day-to-day development efforts and product roadmaps.

Please review our accessibility information for this specific product.

In future editions, this rubric will be reformatted to increase accessibility and usability.

McGraw-Hill sites may contain links to websites owned and operated by third parties. These links are provided as supplementary materials, and for learners’ information and convenience only. McGraw-Hill has no control over and is not responsible for the content or accessibility of any linked website.

For further information on McGraw‐Hill and Accessibility, please visit our accessibility page or contact us at accessibility@mheducation.com