Arts Management Products

  • Technical Management for the Performing Arts

    Utilizing Time, Talent, and Money

    By Mark Shanda, Dennis Dorn

    Technical Management for the Performing Arts: Utilizing Time, Talent, and Money is a comprehensive guide to the tools and strategies of a successful technical manager. This book demonstrates how you can coordinate personnel, raw materials, and venues, all while keeping a production on a tight…

    Paperback – 2015-12-28 
    Focal Press

  • The Technical Director's Toolkit

    Process, Forms, and Philosophies for Successful Technical Direction

    By Zachary Stribling, Richard Girtain

    In the world of theatre, the technical director is responsible for overseeing the safe and efficient realization and implementation of scenery for the stage. The Technical Director’s Toolkit is the first book to address every nut and bolt of this multifaceted job, guiding you though the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-18 
    Focal Press
    The Focal Press Toolkit Series

  • International Entrepreneurship in the Arts

    By Lidia Varbanova

    International Entrepreneurship in the Arts focuses on teaching students, artists, and arts managers specific strategies for expanding creative ventures that are already successful domestically to an international audience.   Applying concepts, models and tools from international…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30 

  • Artistic Interventions in Organizations

    Research, Theory and Practice

    Edited by Ulla Johansson Sköldberg, Jill Woodilla, Ariane Berthoin Antal

    Artistic intervention, where the world of the arts is brought into organizations, has increasingly become a research field in itself with strong links to both creativity and innovation. Opportunities for the arts to interact with public and private organizations occur worldwide, but during the last…

    Hardback – 2015-10-19
    Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

  • Art, Culture and Enterprise (Routledge Revivals)

    The Politics of Art and the Cultural Industries

    By Justin Lewis

    First published in 1990, this investigative overview of the politics of arts’ and cultural funding examines the question of public support for the arts. Looking at both popular commercial forms of culture, including radio, pop music and cinema, and the more traditional highbrow arts such as drama…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Thriving Artist

    Saving and Investing for Performers, Artists, and the Stage & Film Industries

    By David Maurice Sharp

    The old cliché about the "starving" artist may have a basis in reality, but it isn’t set in stone! The Thriving Artist provides valuable advice for the performing artist, whether you’re an actor, dancer, lighting guru, costumer, or stagehand, on investing, saving, and building a diversified and…

    Paperback – 2015-02-05
    Focal Press

  • The Uses of Art in Public Space

    Edited by Julia Lossau, Quentin Stevens

    This book links two fields of interest which are too seldom considered together: the production and critique of art in public space and social behaviour in the public realm. Whilst most writing about public art has focused on the aesthetic, cultural and political intentions and processes that shape…

    Hardback – 2014-12-16
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Management and the Arts

    5th Edition

    By William James Byrnes

    The fifth edition of Management and the Arts provides you with theory and practical applications from all arts management perspectives including planning, marketing, finance, economics, organization, staffing, and group dynamics. Regardless of whether you are a manager in a theatre, museum, dance…

    Paperback – 2014-09-09
    Focal Press

  • A History of the American Musical Theatre

    No Business Like It

    By Nathan Hurwitz

    From the diverse proto-theatres of the mid-1800s, though the revues of the ‘20s, the ‘true musicals’ of the ‘40s, the politicisation of the ‘60s and the ‘mega-musicals’ of the ‘80s, every era in American musical theatre reflected a unique set of socio-cultural factors. Nathan Hurwitz uses these…

    Paperback – 2014-06-20

  • The Stage Manager's Toolkit

    Templates and Communication Techniques to Guide Your Theatre Production from First Meeting to Final Performance

    By Laurie Kincman

    As a Stage Manager, you are responsible for organizing rehearsals, running performances, and keeping everyone and everything on track and in sync. To do the job well, you need to be a communication wizard—able to collect a wide range of details and share them as effectively as possible. The Stage…

    Paperback – 2013-04-11
    Focal Press
    The Focal Press Toolkit Series

  • Stage Management

    10th Edition

    By Lawrence Stern

    Revered as the authoritative resource for stage management, this text offers students a practical manual on how to stage manage in all theater environments. Rich with practical resources — checklists, diagrams, examples, forms and step-by-step directions — Stage Management eschews excessive…

    Paperback – 2012-09-02
    Focal Press

  • Stage Manager

    The Professional Experience

    By Larry Fazio, Larry Fazio

    In every theatrical production, a single indispensable person is responsible for ensuring that scenery, lighting, actors, directors, sound artists are in sync. Stage Manager: the Professional Experience takes the reader through all aspects of the craft of stage management, from prompt books and…

    Paperback – 2000-07-21
    Focal Press

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