Drum-and-Shaft System

Related Overviews


'Drum-and-Shaft System' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Theatre


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Early method of moving theatre scenery by means of a rope fixed to a cylindrical shaft. A lever was inserted through the shaft and the whole twisted like a corkscrew ...

Subjects: Theatre.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.