Technical

The theatre / Auditorium
190 fully upholstered seats on a tiered structure – with a further 6 ‘wheelchair spaces’ at floor level. The first 6 rows (72 seats) are on a retractable unit allowing a function / performance area (50m2 approx) when seats are retracted. A maximum of 200 seats can be provided.

Proscenium Arch
Working area of 6.97m (narrowing to 6.1m at cyclorama ) wide x 6.05 deep
Front edge of stage to back wall: 8.6m
No rake
Wooden floor (can be painted to suit production – consult stage manager)
Wing depth – 1m
Crossover at upstage
Stage area heated
Access for performers / scenery is from the backstage area and scene dock.
The backstage area could be used to extend the ‘Performing Area’.
6 x double 13A general use sockets
6 x double 13A ‘Sound Equipment’ socketsGrid
Height of grid – 5.0m Penn Fabrication Trussing (9m wide x 4.5m deep
Height to masking borders – 4.150m.Stage Curtains, Tracks and Masking
House Tabs (plum velour) on handline – Hall T60 track (complete wipe into proscenium legs)
Front Tabs on handline – Hall T60 track (black wool serge)
Rear Tabs on handline – Hall T60 track (black wool serge)
Leg curtains – 1.4m wide – on Hall swivel arms – 4 per side (black wool serge)
Upstage cyclorama – single wipe – bleached white cotton canvas

Get-In
Via 3m wide gate to loading doors (2.5m wide x 2.25m high)
Parking facilities for visiting company vehicles is available on our own grounds.

Production lighting
Control
Operated from an open-fronted ‘Control Gallery’ located above the rear seats in the auditorium:

Zero 88 Leap Frog console
or
Rank Strand GSX console complete with 14″ SVGA monitor
channels of ‘Genius’ operating software
‘Communique’ and ‘Kaleidoscope’ communication and effects

Software
200 memories, 24 sub-masters, sequential playback, manual playback, programmable effects, disk storage
DMX patch points on stage and in orchestra gallery

Dimming
Rank strand LD90 dimmer racks each with 24 x 2.5kw rated dimmers in groups of 8

Fixtures
2x Mac 250+ Profile Spots
2 x Robe 250XT Profile Spots
2 x Coemar ProWash 250 Wash Lights
4 x EVL Scanners 511HP 250w

Generic Luminaires
‘Front of House’ – 16 circuits (8 per side) ie
8 x Cantata 26/44 – 1.2kw variable beam profile a
8 x Leko 1kw fixed beam profile mounted on vertical poles per side
Advance Bar – 4 x Source 4 Junior 25/50 Zoom Profiles
No.1 Bar – 8 circuits
No.2 Bar – 8 Circuits
No.3 Bar – 4 Circuits (on 12 ways)
Low Levels – 12 circuits (6 per side)
‘Backstage Bar’ – for back projection – and ‘wing bars’ use existing circuits on extension leads.
2 x Prelude 18/30 650w proflie spotlights
2 x ADB 1.2kw profile spotlights
24 x Par 64 1kw Par Cans
6 x Par 64 Floor Cans
24 x Par 56 300w Par Cans
12 x Par 16 50w ‘Birdies’
12 x Quartet F 650w fresnel spotlights
5 x Prelude 650w fresnel spotlights
5 x Quartet PC 650w prism convex spotlights
6 x Patt 123 650w profile spotlights
12 x Coda 500/1 asymmetric flood lights
2 x Teatro Riga (3 cell x 500w) Floodlight/Groundrow Battens
2 x Follow Spot positions in auditorium (1 Selecon Pacific Followspot available – 1Kw Blue Pinch Lamp Base)