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Suite 101’s tips for theatrical set building

Sure, the actors are the ones who deliver the lines and make the action happen in a play, but a well-built theatrical set can help transport the action to far away lands and helps the audience suspend their disbelief.

This brief introduction to building theatrical sets is a must read for the budding set designer. Tips on how to save weight, effort and money are sprinkled throughout the article, with sound advice on where to spend the money and where to save a few pennies.

So, if you are cobbling together a quick set for a child’s school play or working with a much larger budget for a community theater, the tips here can help lead to a standing ovation for your work.

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