Course Code: THTR 105
Academic Year: 2017-2018
This course is an introduction to the use of stage lighting equipment. This includes the hanging, focusing and maintenance of various types of lighting instruments. Basic electricity and the electrical path, including patching, circuitry, dimmers and control will be discussed. Electrical cables and adapters, lamps and lenses and auxiliary equipment will also be studied. The course will focus on students becoming proficient as members of the lighting crew, with a major emphasis on hanging and focusing skills.