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A Practical Guide to Stage Lighting Third Edition, 3rd Edition by Steven Louis Shelley

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Glossary

Actual Throw Distance (ATD) The shortest measured distance between an instrument and its focus point, which defines the size and intensity of the light beam.

All-skate Based on skating rink session periods when anyone can get on the rink and do anything they want. In a theatrical context, an all-skate is the rehearsal or work call where too much needs to take place in too little time. The compressed schedule results in everyone executing what’s individually perceived as tasks necessary to achieve the common goal, but without any regard how those tasks may impact anyone else’s ability to achieve their individual goals as well.

Attribute Quality or characteristic belonging to functions, commands, or structures in a computer lighting environment ...

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