Stage Makeup

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  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-04-07
  • Publisher: FOCAL PRESS

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Widely referred to as the "bible of stage makeup," the timely revision of this classic addresses principles and techniques in the use of makeup for the contemporary performer. This extensive exploration of the application and use of stage makeup and makeup for a variety of performance venues covers all aspects in detail and contains over 400 photographs, drawings, and diagrams demonstrating step-by-step procedures. Thoroughly updated and revised, this classic book remains accurate and comprehensive, providing information from which all readers whether students to the field or seasoned, professional makeup artists will benefit.

Table of Contents

Dedication by Mitchell Erickson
Foreword by Hal Holbrook
Introduction by Uta Hagen.
Basic Principles
Facial Anatomy
Light and Shade
Color in Pigment
A System for Designating Makeup Colors
Lighting and Makeup.
Planning the Makeup
Relating the Makeup to the Character
Designing the Makeup.
Applying the Makeup
Makeup Equipment
Applying Makeup
Corrective Makeup
Modeling with Hightlights and Shadows
Three-Dimensional Makeup
Prosthetic Makeup
Beards and Mustaches
Hair and Wigs
Creating a Likeness
Natural Makeup for Film & Television
Makeup for Darker Skin Tones
NonRealistic Makeup.
The Appendices
Makeup Materials
Sources of Makeup Materials
A Professional Makeup Kit
Makeup Health and Safety
Fashions in Makeup
Fashions in Hair
Makeup in Color
Makeup-Color Chart
Makeup Color Tables
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NOT FOR CLOWN COLLEGE November 5, 2014
This is more for people on stage doing costume/theater type acting rather than entertainers like clowns and mimes.
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