Explore Theatre Stage, Musical Theatre, and more!

Ellipsoidal comparison chart

Many of you requested information on the go to lighting package. Lights that can multi-task are my recipe for success.

USITT recommended lighting symbols

USITT recommended lighting symbols

Blocking Key for Mrs. Warren's Profession


Blocking is keeping track of the actors’ movements across the stage. Now, this may look a bit intimidating, but I will show you how I write down blocking. It may not be the best method for yo…

Sight Lines

Stage Curtain Layout - Stage and Theatre Curtains - STE Australia

Props lists can be useful for set designers, props masters, and others in stage tech, enabling them to organize, track and maintain props. The forms here can actually be downloaded and printed in PDF for use in any performing arts situation.

Use These Prop List Forms for All Your Theater Needs

Prop List Forms for Props Masters and Stage Techs: General Props List (Theatre Form)

Continuing our lighting fixture focus, StageSpot brings attention to Fresnels this week. A Fresnel (pronounced fray-nell) is a common lighting instrument, which employs a Fresnel lens to wash light over an area of the stage. The lens produces a wider, soft-edged beam of light, which is commonly used for backlight and/or top light. #StageLighting #TheatreTech    Read more at our blog…

Continuing our lighting fixture focus, StageSpot brings attention to Fresnels…

Theatre Light Plot (small venue)

Instrument Schedule - Everything you need to know about each lighting instrument: