STUDIO DIMENSIONS 15m x 9m Space
The Studio seating is raked and set for in the round performance allowing a performing space of 5.5.m x 6.5m.
The format of the studio can be altered to suit your needs but only by prior arrangement with the Artistic Director. The floor is made up of hard board and is painted black. There are black drapes around the studio perimeter and sound panelling behind attached to the walls.
Lighting and sound control is from an open balcony area at the audience inference end of the room. Space is limited!
Access to the theatre is via Wade Street. There is space for 1 large vehicle for loading and unloading only. It is possible to fit an Artic into the loading bay, please speak to the Technical Manager regarding access.
Loading Dock 5.5m x 12m roller shutter door.
Please note there is no provision for parking at the theatre. There is a multi story car park opposite the loading dock at the rear of the theatre.
TECHNICAL EQUIPMENT Please note: The theatre operates a Fixed Rig. Details and plans can be obtainedthrough the Technical Department. Any alteration to the fixed rig must be agreed in advance and my incur costs.
For inquires about the technical arrangement please contact the Technical Manager. POWER / DISTRIBUTION AND CONTROL 8 x Zero 88 Betapack 2 dimmer racks with 48 channels each with twin 15amp socket both fed by a 63amp BS4343 socket.
There is an internally wired suspended grid with 100 sockets
The lighting is controlled by a Strand 300 lighting desk (125 channels and 125 attributes), with 48 submasters and an R120 wired remote.
ADDITIONAL SOUND EQUIPMENT Equipment is shared between venues and is only available if not being used. Equipment requests must be made in advance. The theatre retains the right to refuse equipment requests if insufficient notice has been given. 12 x Martin LE400C monitor speakers
12 x Shure SM57 microphones
SOUND EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE FOR HIRE Please contact the Technical Manager for details. 2 x Shure (UT4) hand held Beta 58 radio microphone.
8 x Sennheiser EW300 Lapel microphone.
RECORDING STUDIO The theatre has its own recording studio which is available for hire. Please contact the Technical Manager for details. 1 x Mackie 1604- VLZ PRO
1 x M- Audio Delta 1010
1 x Echo Audiofire 8
1 x Mac Mini installed with Q LAB 2
1 x PC (Windows XP) with Adobe Audition
2 x Alesis M1 active Mk 2 studio monitoring speakers
DRESSING ROOMS AND BACKSTAGE INFORMATION Dressing Room 1 Mid Sized Closest to the stage
Dressing Room 2 Large, En-suite with Disabled facilities.
Dressing Room 3 Mid Sized with Kettle, Fridge and Microwave
Dressing Room 4 The largest (Band Room)
Washing facilities are available in Dressing room 4 and an Iron and Ironing board are available on request.
Dressing Room 5 Small, En-Suite. Primarily used for the Studio Theatre and only available if the Studio is not in use.
Access to Dressing rooms outside of performance call times is strictly restricted and under prior arrangement only.