Backstage

How-tos for designers, stage managers, and crew.

Latinx Theatre Design Group Brings Positive Change

Latinx Theatre Design Group Brings Positive Change

Meet Jorge Arroyo, Lighting Designer

May 07, 2021

Women Making (Sound) Waves

Women Making (Sound) Waves

Reflections from six leading sound designers

Mar 15, 2021

Lighting the Way

Lighting the Way

Learn lighting design tricks to illuminate any production

Jan 28, 2021

Costuming for Everyone

Costuming for Everyone

Five steps to costuming a show

Dec 28, 2020

Storyboard Scene Changes

Storyboard Scene Changes

Plot production sequences using filmmaking techniques

Nov 30, 2020

Color and Light

Color and Light

Understanding building blocks of lighting design

Nov 20, 2020

Lighting a Virtual World

Lighting a Virtual World

Overcoming the design challenges of virtual productions

Nov 06, 2020

Stitching Relationships

Stitching Relationships

How costumers can develop trust with actors

Jul 27, 2020

Be the Technician You Want to Work With

Be the Technician You Want to Work With

Training the ideal tech team

Apr 22, 2020

Quiz: Tech Terms

Quiz: Tech Terms

Check your basic technical theatre literacy

Apr 14, 2020

Anything But Routine

Anything But Routine

A stage manager’s role in performances

Feb 27, 2020

Shepherding the Show

Shepherding the Show

A stage manager’s role in executing productive tech rehearsals

Nov 11, 2019