GRBD 104: Carpentry and Rigging

Class Program
Credits 5

Students will gain practical experience in design, carpentry, and rigging for stage and theater performances.  This class may include students from multiple sections.

  1. Describe theater and stage safety regulations and practices.
  2. Use theater carpentry and rigging terminology.
  3. Demonstrate familiarity with hand tools for stage and scene carpentry.
  4. Work as a team to build a scene for a theater performance or event.
  5. Explore scenery design, props, and scenic painting for a theater production.
  6. Design, operate, and maintain stage-rigging equipment.
  7. Inspect, maintain and manage theater scenes and stage-rigging systems.
  8. Demonstrate backstage logistics and planning for theater productions.