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Introduction to Theatre Online Course

Dr. Eric W. Trumbull, Professor, Theatre/Speech

Last update: November 15, 2007

The Chariot and Pole system for moving scenery


Chariot & Pole System for changing scenery

Invented by Italian Giocomo Torelli (1608-1678)

When ropes & pulleys installed, synchronized scene shifting possible.



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Last update: November 15, 2007