Costumes for the Stage: A Complete Handbook for Every Kind of Play (Backstage)

Costumes for the Stage: A Complete Handbook for Every Kind of Play (Backstage)

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ISBN13: 9780713659689
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For anyone producing costumes on a small budget, whether for schools, colleges or amateur, semi-professional or professional groups, this basic introduction offers practical advice for every kind of play, together with drawings, diagrams and patterns from which to work. It includes sections onm Greek plays, medieval miracles and mysteries, Shakespeare, 17th-century, 18th-century, Victorian and Edwardian costume. each section covers the details of men's and women's clothes and accessories, as well as methods for adapting and simplifying the style of the period.

Type Book
Number Of Pages 153
Item Height 12 mm
Item Width 162 mm
Item Weight 398 Gram
Product Dimensions 162 x 12 x 230
Publisher Methuen Drama
Format Paperback | 153

Sheila Jackson, a designer in television for many years, was responsible for the costumes of the now classic series Upstairs, Downstairs. As a former teacher she is ideally placed to offer advice on the costume problems which arise in all kinds of production.