|An Essential Manual for High-School Theater Directors: How to Structure and Organize Your Theater Program|
Places, Please! is a must-have for every high-school theater program. Places, Please! clearly defines the roles and responsibilities of each department of the stage production, from the staff, to the backstage crews, to the cast and the parent volunteers. The author includes special chapters addressing the playbill, the call board, the costume parade, the lighting, the sets, technical rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and creating and managing your show's budget. Places, Please! includes a complete production timeline that will insure that you will never again run out of time when rehearsing a production. The book includes sample pages of audition schedules and evaluation sheets, how to prepare a stage manager's cue book, how to create and manage a show's costume plot, and much more.