Author

Pearl Bartley

Date of Award

1929

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)

Department

Communications

Abstract

It is the aim and purpose of this thesis to show that electricity in the modern theatre is a useful and necessary commodity. Also that the effects gained through the development of electrical equipment add to the effectiveness of plays as produced by the modern theatre. It is desired to show that electrical current will continue to be used in the stage lighting of the future although the present method used may become obsolete.