Published by Crowood Press
What tools and processes are used?
Working from purely a title, this practical book explains how a script and a design can develop together through the creative processes to culminate in the wonder and excitement of a unique production on opening night
The book ...
Explains how to get started in writing and designing an original pantomime
Uses major professional productions to illustrate established techniques and new innovation
Examines pantomime traditions and scene structure and how these can be utilized in productions today
Describes how staging design can influence the narrative
Looks at how pantomime characters develop through their costume
Explores the tricks and magic essential for pantomime
Shows visuals from a range of productions from small regional through to large commercial pantomimes