Theatre & Dance

Production Information

This page has guidelines, reference materials, and information for both SCE and faculty-directed theatre productions.

Departmental Production Information

*as of Fall 2017* 

SCE Guidelines (updated 2017-18, for Class of 2019)
SCE Proposal Form (17Fa)  
SCE Production Cheat Sheet (17Fa)  
SCE Production Budget & Reimbursement Example (17Fa)  

Practicum / THE400 Cheat Sheet (16Sp) 


Scene Shop Assistants: Sarah Graff, Anna Gjertsen, & Megan Iacona   
Scene Shop Hours: MTWThF 2:30-5pm

Scene Shop Guidelines (updated 17Sp)  

Tawes Theatre Drawings
1/4” scale: Groundplan & Section and Front Elevation  
1/2” scale: GroundplanSection, and Elevation 

Decker Theatre Drawings 
1/2” scale: Groundplan and Section 
1/4” scale: Groundplan and Section   
Rep Lineset Schedule (from 2013-08-13)  


Prop Shop Manager: Jackie Dulaff
Prop Shop Hours (17 Fall): Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:00-5:30pm

Make an Appointment HERE!

Prop Shop Guidelines (updated 17Sp)  
Prop Sign-Out Contract (2016-17)  
Prop Shop Map (17Fa) 


Costume Shop Manager: Lilly King
Costume Shop Hours (17Fall): Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays 1-3pm, not including breaks

Make an Appointment HERE!

Costume Shop Guidelines (17Fa)  
Costume Sign-Out Contract
(and a Completed Example
Costume Shop Map (17Fa) 
Costume Tips & Tricks (17Fa)  

Janome Sewist 500 sewing machine manual  
Jiffy Steamer manual 


Lighting/Sound/Video Shop Manager: Kaitlyn Peacock 
Lighting/Sound/Video Shop Hours (17Fall): Tuesdays 9:30am-12pm, Wednesdays 3-5pm, Fridays 9:30-11am

Make an Appointment HERE!

Tawes Lighting Guidelines (updated 17Sp)  
Tawes Lighting Change Sheet (2016-17) 

Lighting Shop Map (17Fa) 
Gobo Inventory (16Fa) 

ETC Ion Lightboard Tutorial Videos
ETC Ion Lightboard manual (v2.0)   
ETC Express Manual (for shows NOT in Tawes/Decker/Hotchkiss)

Tawes Theatre Rep Plot Information:
Light Plot (1/2” scale) 
Lighting Section (1/2” scale) 
Lighting Elevation (1/2” scale) 
Channel Hookup  
Instrument Schedule  
Focus Area Map  
Focus Charts  
Magic Sheet (2 versions)
Screen Layout (inverse of Magic Sheet) 

Decker Theatre Rep Plot Information:
Light Plot (1/2” scale)
Lighting Section (1/2”)  
Channel Hookup  
Instrument Schedule  
Screen Layout   
Rep Lineset Schedule (from 2013-08-13)  

Light Lab Information

The Light Lab is in GCA 227.
To reserve a time, consult the calendar on the door!

Light Lab Guidelines  
Magic Sheet  
Light Plot (1/2” scale)  
Channel Hookup  
Instrument Schedule  


Lighting/Sound/Video Shop ManagerKaitlyn Peacock  
Lighting/Sound/Video Shop Hours (17Fall): Tuesdays 9:30am-12pm, Wednesdays 3-5pm, Fridays 9:30-11am

Tawes Sound Guidelines (updated 17Sp)  

Tawes Startup/Shutdown Procedures (16Sp)
Tawes Sound Tutorials (15Sp)
Tawes Sound Plot (16Fa) 
Tawes Sound Signal Flow (16Fa) 

Tawes Default QLab Template    
QLab Documentation website

Reaper User Manual (v5.24)

BBC Sound Effects Library Index (CDs 1-60)  
(These audio files are loaded on the WC Theatre & Dance Sound Library external hard drive, which is available from Prof. Eckelman)