Ch. 5 Theatre

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Risette
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226976
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Ch. 5 Theatre
Updated:
2013-07-13 18:18:34
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Style Composition Design
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Style, Composition, and Design
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  1. production style
    a manner of producing a play in which all production elements (costumes, scenery, lights, acting) adhere to a common set of artistic/philosophical characteristics (e.g., expressionism)
  2. value
    relative lightness or darkness
  3. gobo
    a thin metal template inserted into an ellipsoidal reflector spotlight to project a shadow pattern of light
  4. symmetrical balance
    correspondence in size, form, and relative position of parts on either side of a center dividing line; mirror-image balance
  5. asymmetrical balance
    a sense of equipoise achieved through dynamic tension created by the juxtaposition of dissimilar design elements (line, form, mass, value, color)
  6. acting area
    those areas of the stage on which specific scenes, or parts of scenes, are played

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