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Theater Design

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ISBN-10: 0300067755

ISBN-13: 9780300067750

Edition: 2nd 1996

Authors: George C. Izenour

List price: $260.00
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Drawing on examples from ancient Greece and Rome, Renaissance and baroque theatres, and contemporary buildings around the world, this book provides a comprehensive reference to theatre planning and construction, and a history of theatre design.
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Book details

List price: $260.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 3/25/1997
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 666
Size: 12.00" wide x 12.50" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 8.096
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Preface to the Second Edition
Introduction: Vision, Bearing, and Seating
Historical Development of Theater Design
Chronological and Graphical Development of Theater Design, 300 B.C. to 1975
Building Codes
Contemporary Multiple-Use Theater Design
Programming and Design: Collaboration of Client, Architect, and Consultants
The Multiple-Use Theater Design Practice of George C. Izenour
Acoustical Design of Multiple-Use Auditoria
Adjustable Acoustics for the Multiple-Use Auditorium
Theater Engineering Systems Design for the Multiple-Use Auditorium and Stage
The Building Budget: Financing and Cost Analysis
Comparisons and Recapitulation
Chronological Chart of Ancient Discoveries, Philosophers, Inventors, Engineers, Inventions, Architects, Musicians, Dramatists, Etc.
Chronological Chart of Modern Scientific Discoveries, Scientists, Inventions, Engineers, Inventors, Architects, Musicians, Dramatists, Etc.
Elementary Considerations of Some Principles in the Construction of Buildings Designed to Accommodate Spectators and Auditors
Architectural Acoustics
A Director Views the Stage
The Grosses Schauspielhaus in Berlin
Acoustical Design in the Hill Memorial Auditorium, University of Michigan
Burgtheater, Vienna
Name Index
Theater Index
Subject Index