four shop spaces




Figure 4-1 to 4-3: Three different types of facilities show some of the variety prop shops can take. The first (top left) is the basement of Urban Stages, an off-off-Broadway theatre in New York City. The second (top right) shows the combination scenery/prop shop at Monomoy Theatre, a summer stock in Massachusetts. The third (bottom) is the shop at University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

Every prop shop is as unique as the artisans who work in it. Perhaps the only thing which is universal to prop shops is that they are too small for all the work that needs to be done.

The shop you work in will limit what kinds ...

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