ERIC Number: ED028611
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1962
Reference Count: 0
Little Theatres from Modest Spaces, Based on the Design Practices of James Hull Miller.
Hub Electric Co., Inc., Chicago, IL.
A reference manual of principles for renovation or new construction of small theaters in schools, community centers, and churches. Contents include--(1) turning space into small theaters, (2) rules of thumb, (3) an example of remodeling, and (4) three budget theaters--an 80-seat elementary school classroom theater--a 90-seat school or community drama center and a three-sided platform stage to serve 150 people. Design details for economic construction of stage scenery is also included. These small theaters can serve as indispensable aids to libraries, art museums, schools, and industrial firms as second theaters. Community groups can begin with these chamber stages and build their larger auditoriums later. (RH)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hub Electric Co., Inc., Chicago, IL.