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So you want to be a theatre producer?

Author: James Seabright
Publisher: London : Nick Hern Books, 2010.
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"Drawing on his own experiences as a producer of theatre productions at every level - from university, via the fringe, to the West End - James Seabright takes the rookie producer through every stage of the process: the development of an idea, raising the money and budgeting, negotiating rights, hiring a director and production team, marketing the show, rehearsals and on to opening night. Ideal for prospective and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Seabright
ISBN: 9781854595379 1854595377
OCLC Number: 417022244
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 342 pages : charts ; 22 cm
Contents: The role of the producer --
Conceiving a show --
Creating a budget --
Getting the rights --
Raising the money --
Dealing with Venues --
Touring your show --
Marketing your show --
Public relations --
Creatives and crew --
Casting your show --
Going into production --
Opening and running a show --
Managing the money --
What happens next?
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Drawing on the author's own experiences as a producer of theatre productions at different levels, this title takes the producers through the various stages of the process: the development of an idea,  Read more...

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"Essential reading for anyone contemplating a life in the theatre fast lane." Thelma Holt "A perfect handbook for beginners and a useful aide-memoire for those of us who ve been at it for Read more...

 
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