The First Light Video CDROM: Shedding Some Light teaches you basic stage lighting without requiring you to haul tons of gear into the classroom. Host Michael Lamirand, Theater Director at Ball State University, examines common types of lighting units, reviews light boards and accessories, teaches the basic principles of electricity and demonstrates how to lay out and read a light plot. The tricks and techniques you learn will allow you to achieve extremely difficult effects while maximizing the number of takes in a day. Demonstrations include: Hanging, Circuiting, and Focusing Of The Lighting Instruments. For PC only, this CD will work on Windows 95, 98, NT, ME, 2000, XP or later.