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Special Event Production: The Resources

Special Event Production: The Resources (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

By Matthews, Doug

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This must-have guide to special event production resources looks deep behind the scenes of an event and dissects what it is that creates success. It analyses the resources and is an extensive reference guide to the technical details of a big event. It provides a thorough groundin...g on the specifications and performance of lighting and audio systems, visual presentation technology, special effects and temporary outdoor venues. This new edition includes: * New content on: new audio -visual technology, industry safety standards, special effect platforms, decor and new custom forms of staging for both indoor and outdoor events. * Updated and new case studies from USA, Canada, India, Russia and Malaysia * New Industry Voice feature, including interviews with industry experts from around the world. * Comprehensive coverage of venues, staging, seating, rigging, lighting, video, audio, scenic design and decor, CADD, entertainment, special effects, tenting, electrical power, fencing and sanitary facilities in a variety of indoor and outdoor event settings. * Enhanced online resources including: PowerPoint lecture slides, checklists, glossaries, additional questions and challenges, web links and video links. Incorporating pedagogical features, this easy-to-read book is packed with photographs, diagrams, flow charts, checklists, sample forms and real-life examples. The vast varieties of audio-visual technologies, outdoor venues, decor and staging are presented. A must have resource for event planners, managers, caterers and students. This text is part two of a two book set - also available is Special Events Production: The Process (978-1-138-78565-6). This book analyses the process - the planning and business aspects - to provide a unique guide to producing a variety of events from weddings to festivals.
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ISBN 9781138785687
Released NZ 21 Sep 2015
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Hardback, 2nd New edition
Alternate Format(s) View All (3 other possible title(s) available)
Series 100 Cases
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ISBN-13 9781138785687
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Routledge
Released 21 Sep 2015
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, 2nd New edition
Edition 2nd New edition
Author(s) By Matthews, Doug
Series 100 Cases
Category Service Industries
Number of Pages 344
Dimensions Width: 189mm
Height: 246mm
Spine: 23mm
Dewey Code 394.2068
Weight 975g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Special events - Planning, Special events industry
NBS Text Industrial Studies: General
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly