Performing Arts and Entertainment Industry Resources

* Unless otherwise specified, the websites are in English

Architecture

Audio and Sound Effects

Automation

  • Automation FX - specializing in theatre automation systems & products and home of the AirPux 2 scenery moving system
    AFX.bz

Costumes and Wardrobe

  • Canada's leading manufacturer of sewing threads
    www.cansew.com
  • Costume database on period costume, from the Middle Ages up to the early 20th century
    www.marquise.de
  • A world-class collection of contemporary and historical dress
    www.museumofcostume.co.uk
  • The Costumer's Manifesto, the Web’s largest, and most eclectic, collection of costume sites.
    www.costumes.org
  • The ideal location to find the right trimmings to enhance clothes and decorations
    www.rixrax.ca

Design and Props

General References

  • Music Books Plus is the best source for music, audio and stage books, videos, CD-ROMs, DVDs, software and sheet music
    www.musicbooksplus.com
  • Theatre Words: six printed editions and six downloadable pdf editions that cover a total of 24 languages. Plus Apps for iOS and Android. Every single word can be translated to and from every language. Even across different books and apps because they all use the same unique word number.
    https://theatrewords.com/

Lighting

Stage Machinery

Tools and Gear