Act 1:  ‘Need a Technician...’

A ‘starter level’ Lighting Workshop

 

 §     Overture and Beginners

     ‘A Light Experience!’

Scene 1.   Need a Technician? – Introduction to using the DVDs

 

§      Lanterns, Dimmers & Control

Scene 2.   Looking at Lanterns - Five types of lantern

Scene 3.   Rigging Lanterns - Quick check list

Scene 4.   Looking at Dimmers and Control - dimmer packs & control desks

 

§      Understanding & Using Lanterns

Scene 5.   Adjusting Lanterns - Fixed and adjustable beam lanterns

Scene 6.   Angling & Focusing - ‘Hit your spot!’

Scene 7.   Five Types of Lantern - Five beams of light

Scene 8.   Lantern Accessories - Barndoors, Shutters, Gobos & Frames

 

§     Good Working Practice

Scene 9.   Striking lanterns & Accessories – organising, storage

Scene 10. Lantern Maintenance & Elec. Testing - Replacing lamps, checks

Scene 11. Health and Safety - Risk assessment, access equipment

 

§       From Lantern to Control

  Scene 12. Understanding the Lighting System - Lighting layout plans

 

§       Curtain Call

‘A Light Experience!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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