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Creating Pantomime

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Title: Creating Pantomime
Author: Branagh, Joyce
Price: $54.99

Pantomime is a much-loved institution, but how is it created? What tools and processes are used? Working from purely a title, this practical book explains how a script and a design can develop together through the creative processes to culminate in the wonder and excitement of a unique production on opening night.

* Explains how to get started in writing and designing an original pantomime.
* Uses major professional productions to illustrate established techniques and new innovations.
* Examines pantomime traditions and scene structure and how these can be utilized in productions today.
* Describes how staging design can influence the narrative.
* Looks at how pantomime characters develop through their costume.
* Explores the tricks and magic essential for pantomime.
* Shows visuals from a range of productions from small regional through to large commercial pantomimes.

PAGES: 208. SIZE: 246x189 mm. INSIDE: 180 colour photographs

Publisher: Crowood Press Ltd
Publication date: 02/06/2011
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781847972552
Publishing status: Indent (3-4 weeks)
Creating Pantomime