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Building the Successful Theater Company

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Title: Building the Successful Theater Company
Author: Mulcahy, Lisa
Price: $32.99

The second edition of Building the Successful Theater Company takes readers even deeper into the world of theatrical production, examining in great depth the financial realities of establishing - and maintaining - a successful organization.

This indispensable reference is updated to include more theater company profiles with expert advice to better reveal the pitfalls, passions, and practicalities of the theater industry. The author's been-there-done-that personal experiences along with the wisdom of esteemed theater company heads will encourage readers to aim high and overcome challenges to accomplish all of their creative and financial objectives.

Everything from finding a performance space, to creating a first season, to promoting a company and production, to designing a long-term plan is discussed in detail in this engaging guide - a sometimes irreverent, always relevant look behind the curtain of the modern stage troupe. Chapters include developing business and budget plans, rehearsing, attracting attention with publicity and word-of-mouth, adapting to growth, and more. No other book contains the unique insights and sound advice found in this indispensable reference.

Lisa Mulcahy is a theater teacher, director, performer, and multimedia writer. She was cowriter and stage director of the hit Off-Broadway musical "Renegade Sluts on Bikes "and was directed by Edward Albee in her appearance in his play "Malcom". Her articles have been published in such magazines as "Stage Direction, Teaching Theatre, Marie Claire, Glamour", and "Seventeen". The author of" Building the Successful Theater Company "and "Theater Festivals", both published by Allworth Press, she is based in New York City.

Publisher: Allworth Press
Publication date: 09/06/2011
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781581157611
Publishing status: Last copy available
Building the Successful Theater Company