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Upstate New York Region

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R esource Guide :

Costume Design

- The Commercial Pattern Archives
- Costume Storage Database
- Costume Locator

Lighting Design

- Recmmended USITT Readings
- Barbizon Lighting Mobile handbook
- Rosco Online Gell Lists
- Martin Professional Offers M-PC™ Lighting Control Software for Free
- Vectorworks Educational Student Portal
- The Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP)
- Used Lighting.com

Scenic Design

- Flame Retardant
- Lumber Dimensions
- Vectorworks Educational Student Portal
- Plasa Standards
- ANSI Standards
- Additional Scenic Book Resources

Properties Design

- Swords and Armor
- S*P*A*M (The Society of Properties Artisan Managers)/
- The Properties Directors Handbook Props for the Theatre
- Smooth On
- Sugar Glass Props with Video

Sound Design

-Recmmended USITT Readings
- USITT Sound Wiki
- Shure Mics
- Meyer Sound
- Secretes of lav mic usage
- Q Lab

Stage & Company Management

- Stage Manager's Association
- "SM Paper Trail Rides Again: How to Document Almost Everything.
- The University/Resident Theatre Association
- Theatre Communications Group (TCG)
- Lois Backstage

Production & Live Event Management

- Google Drive Info
- New York State Health and Safety Rules on AERIAL PERFORMERS Part 41
- National Construction Rentals
- MSR. Mobile Stage Rentals
- Event Deck thru Signature Systems
- Power Calculator

Technical Direction

- PLASA Standards
- Technical Source Guide ONLINE!
- Yale Technical Breifs

Scene Painting

- Rosco Paint And Tools
- Rosebrand Scenic Paint
- Theater Helper tip & tricks
- Basics of scene painting
- A guide to scenic painting

Special Effects

- ESTA Theatrical Fog Standards
- Strictly FX
- LeMaitre USA

Rigging & Automation

- Rigging Safety Initiative
- The Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP)
- Fly by Foy
- ZFX Flying
- Thomas truss
-Tomcat Global
- Gala Systems
- Serapid
- Sapsis Rigging

Projection Surfaces & Media Servers

-Da-Lite Screens
-Rosé brand screen goo
- Q Lab
- Creative Cow Free Video Tutorials
- Pandora's box media server
- Hippo media server