Introduction to Lighting
This short course for people age 16+ introduces the basic elements of lighting in the theatre
The art of stage lighting can make or break the intention and impact of a theatrical scene. This short course for people age 16+ introduces the basic elements of lighting in the theatre, exploring how it can affect atmosphere and mood on the stage.
The course includes an introduction to a range of equipment and software including basic console operation. Delivered in a professional theatre environment, the course is primarily a hands-on learning opportunity, supported by the teaching and creative talents at the Royal Conservatoire.
By the end of the course you will have an understanding of:
The basic equipment used in lighting
The basic setup of a lighting system
Basic console operation
The key principles of lighting design in theatre
The excellent facilities at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland put us in a useful position to offer an insight to the world of stage lighting and also into the full-time training opportunities available at RCS.
Dates: 12 January 2019 - 13 January 2019