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Technical Direction + Scenic Tech + Stage Automation

Research resources for the study of technical direction, scenic technology, and stage automation.

What's in This Guide

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This guide provides an overview of library resources and services that support the study of technical directing, scenic technology, and stage automation. Navigate the tabs on the left for help finding:

  • Technical reference and research
  • Images for period or context research
  • Video of performances or production techniques
  • General research pathways for context research
  • Criticism and reviews of performances and texts

Spaces, Collections, and Research Help

Spaces

  • Need a space to study, hold a production meeting, map out a timeline on a large whiteboard, or collaboratively (re)view a performance? Find a space.
  • Want to exhibit or perform in the library? Contact Kim (henzek@uncsa.edu).

Collections

  • Need a book or film that we don't have? We'll do our best to get it for you through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Have ideas for titles/areas of study that would benefit our permanent collection? Request a purchase.

Research

Your Library Liaison is here to help you with research, to assist with locating or acquiring books/magazines/other resources, and help you integrate the library into your projects, classroom, production, or exhibition.

Feel free to call, email, or stop by with questions!