Overview1. Stage Lighting: Context and Process. 2. Light and Vision. 3. Functions and Properties of Light on the Stage. 4. Elements of Composition. 5. Color. 6. Conceptual Framework. 7. Lighting Design Research. 8. Design Development. 9. Lighting Positions. 10. Instrumentation. 11. Organization and Control. 12. Drafting the Finished Plot and Section. 13. Execution of the Design. 14. Cuing. 15. Lighting Design and Your Future. Appendix: Principles of Electricity. Glossary. Index.