Unique workshop on the wonders of production


Time to delve into the treats in store for those who wish to enrol for the Elements of Production Design workshop. Spend the next few minutes tuning into the video and you will be rewarded with a real insight into the secrets of the behind-the-scenes collaboration that creates the wonderful experience of live theatre performance.

David Hobbs has crafted the four-hour workshop by drawing on his knowledge of 50 years to highlight how the set’s physical shape, colour, and mood combine with acting, costume, lighting, and sound. He pinpoints the critical need for the highly skilled creative teams working together and how they deliver a single audience pleasing goal.

The date is 17 April. The time is 10am. The venue is the Bates Hall at BANC, Blackheath. The cost is $50 ($40 for BTC members) which includes morning tea and lunch. Unbeatable value! Go to Our Professional Development Post for booking form. Or reach out to our Professional Development Director, Christine Watts or call 0412 917 753.

17 April: ELEMENTS OF PRODUCTION (4 hours) David Hobbs

  • Elements of production design
  • Purpose, co-ordination, influences – presentation, advertising, set, lighting, costume, movement
  • Designing from a script
  • Styles of design
  • Practical exercises – diagrams, models, simulated lighting

Blackheath Theatre Company’s Elements of Production Design Workshop Interview