ISBN: 9781849430913
Binding: PaperBack

Oberon Glossary of Theatrical Terms 2nd Edition: Theatre Jargon Explained

Colin Winslow

PaperBack (12 Oct 2011)

'Caution: this book could seriously jeopardise your amateur status' - Robert David MacDonald 

Do you know your mirror scrims from your mirror balls? Or your get-outs from your get-ins? Or indeed your get-offs? The Oberon Glossary of Theatrical Terms includes explanations of over 1,300 technical, backstage, acting, musical, dance and showbusiness terms in common usage.

Completely revised and updated, this concise glossary explains all theatre jargon. From amateur dramatics fans to West End directors, this new edition is a must have addition to the bookshelves of all theatre and performing arts aficionados.

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ISBN13 9781849430913
Binding PaperBack


'A useful old friend is back. Winslow's 1991 Glossary of Theatrical Terms is now fully revamped and updated so any student puzzled by who the chippy is, what you might do with a wiggle pin, or where you might look for the fly rail need look no further... explains everything' The Stage

'This glossary of theatrical terms is a God-send… comprehensive, detailed and accurate… A must-have theatrical glossary which is both comprehensive and entertaining. I’m looking forward to having this on my bookshelf, and reckon you should too!' Teaching Drama