Academy of Production Technology

Professional Development for Theatre
and Live Event Production Professionals.

Leave Me Alone So I Can Get Some Work Done!

Interesting article about how solitude is the best environment for creativity. Click here.

Recovery of Electronic and Electrical Equipment from Catastrophic Water Damage

While water can cause extensive damage to electronic and electrical equipment, it does not mean that the equipment is lost. Click here to learn how to save it.

not mean that this equipment is lost.
damage to electronic and electrical equipment, it does
not mean that this equipment is lost.

Battery Technology Advancing Rapidly

The next generation of lithium-ion batteries is raising the game for powered devices. Read more here.

The Dan Plan

Through 10,000 hours of deliberate practice, Dan, who started with minimal golf experience, is working to become a pro golfer. This is an experiment in becoming an expert. Check on his progress here. 

Becoming an Expert

What does it take to become an expert? According to one study, it takes 10,000 hours of "deliberate practice." Read about it here.

Online Learning

The Khan Academy is turning heads in the education world for its online education and fresh approach to teaching. Check it out here.