Knots, Knots, Knots

  • Room: Grand Ballroom F
Thursday, March 15, 2018: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Speaker(s)

Chair
Delbert Hall
President
Delbert L. Hall, LLC
Speaker
Kevin Hines
Associate Teaching Professor of Production Technology and Management
Carnegie Mellon School of Drama
Speaker
Tracy Nunnally
Technical Director / Head of Design & Technology Area
Northern Illinois University

Description

Sheetbend. Bowline. Trucker’s hitch. Clove hitch. Monkey fist. Knots are an essential skill in theatrical production, and learning to tie them correctly is a rite of passage for any technician. Learn from experienced knot-tiers how to tie the knots commonly used on stage in a hands-on, fun environment. All experience levels are welcome, and rope will be provided. (This session is always extremely popular, so arrive early!)

This session qualifies for 1.5 ETCP Renewal Credits.


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Learning Objectives

Attendees will leave knowing the proper way to tie common knots, including, but not limited to, sheetbend, bowline, and clove hitch.

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