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Modern theatre practice

Hubert C. Heffner

Modern theatre practice

a handbook for nonprofessionals

by Hubert C. Heffner

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Published by F.S. Crofts & Co. in New York .
Written in English

  • Amateur plays,
  • Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery,
  • Theaters -- Lighting,
  • Theater -- Production and direction,
  • Costume,
  • Theatrical makeup

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hubert C. Heffner ... Samuel Selden ... and Hunton D. Sellman ... With an appendix on costume and make-up by Fairfax Proudfit Walkup ...
    ContributionsSelden, Samuel, 1899- joint author., Sellman, Hunton Dade, joint author., Walkup, Fairfax Proudfit, 1887-
    LC ClassificationsPN3151 .H4 1946
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 501 p.
    Number of Pages501
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6495766M
    LC Control Number46001095

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