GLOSSARY (UNDER DEVELOPMENT)

B

BOUNCE DROP

A WHITE MUSLIN DROP USED BEHIND A PRIMARY SURFACE, OFTEN PLASTIC OR HIGHER QUALITY MUSLIN, AS A REFLECTOR ONTO WHICH LIGHTING IS 'BOUNCED' THROUGH THE PRIMARY DROP

C

CYCLORAMA
-A STAGE WIDTH WHITE OR LIGHT COLORED BACKDROP AT IT'S MOST BASIC.  SOMETIMES IT IS CURVED TO DEVELOP A SENSE OF PANORAMIC VISTA.  SOMETIMES IT IS CREATED USING A PLASTIC MATERIAL WHICH HELPS TO EVEN OUT LIGHTING WHEN USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH A 'BOUNCE' DROP.

M

MARLEY DANCE FLOOR
-A ROLL OUT FLOOR SURFACE USED IN THEATRE PRIMARILY FOR DANCE WHICH PROVIDES A CONSISTANT AND SMOOTH AREA ON WHICH TO PERFORM

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