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Fall 2017

ENG 172
INTRODUCTION TO STAGE LIGHTING & SOUND

Instructors: Gordon Rice, g.rice@rochester.edu
Credits: 4.0
CRN: 26423
Prerequisites: None
Location: TODD 202F
Day and Time: Tuesday and Thursday 11:05am - 12:20pm
First Class: Thursday, September 1
Last Class: Tuesday, December 13
Labs: Labs are required; See instructor for details
Lab Location: Todd Theatre
First Lab: TBD
Last Lab: TBD
Note: Class meets in Todd 2020F

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This course introduces students to the mechanics and aesthetics of lighting and sound design for the theatre. Students gain a thorough understanding of lighting and sound equipment, procedures, safety, and how these fascinating elements contribute to creating theatrical storytelling. Students work actively with these technologies on productions, getting valuable practical experience.