Appx I Part 5: Components of Production

Appx 1 Part 5 of the DCP Constitution: COMPONENTS OF A THEATRICAL PRODUCTION

A theatrical production requires three major components; a vision, that is an interpretation of a script by a director; the successful rendition of the vision by the production team, and the performance itself.

Vision / Direction
This component includes the following departments
” Sets
” Props
” Light and sound
” Costumes and makeup
” Stage

Production
This component includes the following departments
” Publicity & Marketing
” Budget/finance
” Front-of-house

Performance
Although this component does not require any departments as such, it does stage the relationship between cast, audience and crew.