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Perspectives, creating and producing contemporary opera and musical theatre

Perspectives, creating and producing contemporary opera and musical theatre

a series of fifteen monographs.

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Published by OPERA America in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Opera -- Production and direction.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsOpera America.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 135 p. ;
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22973780M

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    Perspectives on contemporary theatre. [Oscar G Brockett] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Oscar G Brockett. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: You can easily create a free account. The multiple elements that make opera difficult to investigate and to study have been explored by a number of authors such as Carl Dahlhaus, Reinhard Strohm and We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

    Behind the scenes, experts in stage design, lighting, sound, and production are needed for a performance to be a success. Theatre majors who choose the design and technical production emphasis will study theatrical design, costume design, period styles of design, and the design of lighting and sound for stage productions. Develop performance skills, including the use of voice,instruments, and other sound-producing media. Create musical ideas through composing, arranging, and improvising. Describe music through reading and writing music notation; listening to music; and employing their understanding of music verbally, visually, and through movement. Theatre.


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