LIGHTING DESIGN FOR THE THEATRE
Dates: 16 - 20 July 2018
Duration: one week
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm
Please note there are no RADA scholarships available for short courses.
An intensive and practical week long course in the thought processes and techniques involved in creating lighting for the stage. Ranging from a detailed look at the equipment and its application to the theatre space through to the creation and artistic appreciation of lighting in a dramatic context. Lectures and practical exercises will combine to give the student the opportunity to enrich their skills in this exciting area of technical theatre.
The course is aimed at those who want to consolidate their knowledge in stage lighting with formal (although practically focused) foundation training. Also for budding lighting designers and those who want to add to their stage electrics knowledge.
Students below the age of 17 are not normally accepted. Entrance is by written application. There is no upper age limit.
HOURS OF WORK
Classes generally take place between 10am and 5pm, from Monday to Friday. Seminars/ classes are not optional. Students are expected to behave in a professional manner. Punctuality is essential; records are kept of class attendance and are taken into account when the RADA certificate is issued at the end of the course.