Carpentry for Theatre 1

Course Code: THTR 115

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course is an introduction to tools, hardware, lumber and other materials used in the fabrication of scenery for the entertainment industry. Participants will learn how to use the woodworking tools and machinery prevalent in professional scene shops. Students will execute correct fabrication procedures for standard scenery construction. Through exercises and practical projects, students will be able to read, understand and extrapolate information from construction drawings. Students will create materials cutting lists and learn to build scenic elements square, straight and true.