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Theater Safety Guide
Table of Contents

Notice: Training materials found on these pages are provided for the use of Princeton University faculty, staff and students to meet training needs specific to Princeton University.

I. Introduction

II. Event Planning and Registration

III. Emergency Procedures

IV. Set Design & Construction

V. Lighting and Sound

VI. Special Effects

A. Use of Pyrotechnics
B. Knives, Swords or Guns
C. Items Suspended Above the Audience
D. Pits, Traps and Changes in Elevation
E. Fog or Smoke
F. Strobe Lighting
G. Laser Lighting
H. Flying or Rigging Performers

VII. Cast & Crew

VIII. Performance

IX. Strike

Appendix A - Fire Extinguisher Training


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