The above Ad will no longer appear after you Sign Up for Free!

catwalk

Discussion in 'Wiki' started by derekleffew, May 24, 2009.

  1. derekleffew

    derekleffew Resident Curmudgeon Senior Team Premium Member

    Messages:
    4,401
    Likes Received:
    2,785
    Location:
    Las Vegas, NV, USA
    1. A narrow, suspended structure, usually ~3' wide with railing on both sides, used as a lighting position, gallery, or to provide access for the servicing of equipment or machinery.
    [​IMG] chcc_catwalk_lighting.jpg
    http://www.jordanaudio.com/CHCC_worship_center_project.htm
    Since in some theatres, it is the only FOH lighting position (aka beamslot, cove, ante pro) often called simply "THE catwalk." Others however, like larger black box theatres, may have many catwalks.

    Video filmed in the catwalks of The Santa Fe Opera during the 2009 season. Disregard the sparkly wrenches and other accoutrements.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2SKhRPq6gk

    2. In the fashion industry, synonymous with runway. "I'm too sexy for my shirt, on the catwalk, on the catwalk.
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Sep 15, 2013

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice