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pinrail
rail where lines are secured in hemp system often by the use of belaying pins
trim
height of something above the stage floor
in-trim
position of scenery when "in" position
out-trim
position of scenery when in "out" posision
trip clamp
2 piece metal clamp binding lines of hemp system
roll drop
drop tied on top- helps if little fly space
traveler
move scenerty
fixed caster
allows movement in 2 directions
swivel caster
allows movement in any direction
smoke pocket
vertical steel channel-upstage edges in which the edges of the fire curtain travels
IATSE
international alliance of theatrical stage employees
scrim
fabric drop loose weave
cut drop
painted cloth or wood, cut in shape for scenery
bounce
diffused light, white or light blue cloth lit up
sheave
wheel in a pully block which carries the wire or rope, block rotates
spotline
line rigged for one production, not standard rig
loft block
any block or pully placed on grid
headblock
grouping of pullies bring to arbor
a vista
change of setting, scenery unhidden from the audience
chroma
purity of color
value
lighter or darker shade
hue
general color
sightline
how much of stage can be seen from extreme seating
plaster line
left to right
centerline
upstage to downstage
apron
in front of stage, covered orch. pit
wings
out of view areas backstage
teaser
vertical border aka. leg
tormenter
horizontal aka border
false prosenium
frame formed by canvas within the prosc. area, reduces size of stage