TITLE

AUDITORIUM TILTING FLOORS

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Alan
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Theatre Notebook;2005, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p165
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights a study of nine theaters whose auditoriums had tilting floors, conducted by freelance theater technical consultant and stage engineer Alan Cohen in Great Britain. The theaters include the Mitchell Memorial Theatre and the Woodville Halls Theatre.
ACCESSION #
19639454

 

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