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"This is where we go to blackout")1) Black clothing worn by stage management during productions.2) Any black drapes or tabs, permanently or temporarily rigged. Running Blacks are full stage width black tabs with a split half way, which are usually fitted to a tab track so that they can be opened and closed horizontally AND flown in and out.
It can easily be painted / decorated and can be used for plate / cup smashing scenes on stage as it breaks more easily / gently than a fully glazed product.
The Association of British Theatre Technicians, which was formed in 1961 as a charity, to provide a forum for discussion among theatre technicians, architects and managers of all disciplines, and disseminate information of a technical nature, to all its members.1) Subdivision between sections of a play.
A short play is a ' One-Act-er', a play with one interval has two Acts etc. 2) The thing Actors can do which makes them different from Techies (!! A change of either scenery, lighting, costume, props or other technical elements between acts of a play or musical.
Whilst the work day is long, the intensity allows a great deal of progress to be made.
American Actors's Equity only allows a period of 10 out of 12 rehearsal during the 7 days before a performance opens.
However, breakaway cups or plates made from wax are the only really safe solution, as even biscuitware can have sharp edges.