Stage Source Book - Props

Stage Source Book - Props $24.99

Gill Davies

Published by A & C Black

From the Ancient Classical period to the new millennium, this book is packed with detailed historical information to enable authentic prop making for the stage

Each historical section begins with a brief introduction explaining the props typical of that period

This covers a selection of plays set in the period, notes on the major events at the time and general trends in style

Household furniture and furnishings, lighting, ornaments, kitchenware and tools are illustrated throughout with detailed measurements and colour

Specialist types of props and plays are also discussed including Pantomime, Science Fiction and the Wild West.

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