An Analysis and Production Book of Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw

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This thesis describes the directing of Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw for the 1976 North Texas State University Summer Repertory Theatre Company. Chapter I examines the problem of play choice and provides an analysis of the play selected. Chapter II describes the production situation at North Texas, the preparation of the playscript, the casting and staffing decisions, the technical direction, the rehearsal process, and the front of house activities. Chapter III is the production book itself, it includes the playscript, the blocking, and the light and sound cues. Chapter IV summarizes the project and offers recommendations as a guide ... continued below

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ix, 254 leaves : ill.

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Rogers, Danny C. August 1978.

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This thesis describes the directing of Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw for the 1976 North Texas State University Summer Repertory Theatre Company. Chapter I examines the problem of play choice and provides an analysis of the play selected. Chapter II describes the production situation at North Texas, the preparation of the playscript, the casting and staffing decisions, the technical direction, the rehearsal process, and the front of house activities. Chapter III is the production book itself, it includes the playscript, the blocking, and the light and sound cues. Chapter IV summarizes the project and offers recommendations as a guide to future graduate directors.

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Rogers, Danny C. An Analysis and Production Book of Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw, thesis, August 1978; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc504359/: accessed April 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .