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Crescent Theatre

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Contact Information

Address
Brindleyplace
Town
Birmingham
County
Birmingham
Postcode
B16 8AE
Email
crescent@easynet.co.uk

Main Contact
0121 643 5859
Company Manager
 
Box Office
0121 643 5858
General Admin
0121 643 5859
Stage Door
 
Fax
0121 643 5860

Website
www.crescent-theatre.co.uk

Website Technical Page
 

Theatre Staff

Technical Manager
 
Chief Electrician
 
Sound Technician
 
Stage Manager
 

Stage Carpenter
 
Flyman
 
Wardrobe Contact
 
FOH Contact/Manager
 

Accomodation list is available from
    

Stage Details (all dimensions are in metres.)

Type of stage (pros, thrust etc)
Pros. with thrust and fly-tower over sta
Rake
No
Surface
 
Is drilling or other fixing allowed?
 
Type of flying system
Counterweight
Total number of lines
18 c/w lines plus 2 up/down S/L & 2 up/d
Barrel (pipe) diameter
 
Barrel length
11.75m
Max load rating per set
400kg
Maximum out dead
 
Overall load rating
40 tonnes
Spacing between lines
 
Distance of first available set of lines from US side of pros
 
Apron Width
 

Apron Depth
 

Traps/Size
 
Weight Restrictions
 

Are stage plans available? If so, where from?
  

Stage Management facilities

Prompt corner pos.
Flexible

FOH call facilities?
Yes
Q-Lights?
Yes

Bar Bells?
Yes
Q-Lights Movable?
Yes

First aid box?
Yes

Overall Dimensions

Size of Prosc:

Width
variable

Height
variable

Wing Space:

Stage Left
 
Height of Grid
15.2m

Stage Right
 

Setting line to rear of prosc
 
Setting line to front edge of stage
 
Setting line rear wall
 

Are these available?

House tabs
Yes
Cyc.
Yes

Blacks:

Borders
Yes
Legs
Yes
Tabs
Yes

Unusual or unexpected features

eg) Get in – height, drop, ramp etc…
 

LX & Sound Details

Power available and location:

Lighting
 
Sound
 

LX & Sound Details

Additional power supplies available:
 
Lighting Control
Strand 520i

Number of dimmers and ratings:

On stage
108 2kW and 12 5kW circuits
FOH
From above
Any patching/twinning
 

Lanterns available in fixed location:

Profiles
 
Fresnels
 
Cyc Floods
 
Follow Spots
 
Movable lanterns list
12 x Robert Juliat 2kW 15/38 profiles10 x Strand Brio 650W 18/30 profiles28 x Strand 743 1kW – 10 x Par Can 1kW2 x Cantata 1200w 26/44 – 2 x Strand Bea14 x CCT Minuette 650W – 3 x Strand 243
Rigging (Tallescope/ladder etc)
Both

Sound

Indication of tie lines
 
Mixer position
Control room or rear auditorium
Equipment available
Soundcraft K3 Theatre Mixing Desk2 x reel to reel tapes – 1 x minidisc re1 x cassette recorder – 1 x CD playerYamaha SPX990 effects unit – Klark TekniSabine FBX2020 feedback eliminator
Headset/comms details
  

Accomodation

Dressing rooms
2 x stage level (max 40 people) plus additional rooms for anr. 40
Showers & toilets
Yes
Access to stage
Facilities for disabled access
Wardobe facilities
  
Wig room & facilities
 

Orchestra

Pit size (permanent or variable)
electric screw-jack lift

Equipment Available

Lit music stands
 
Chairs
 
Net
 
Rostra
 
Double bass pin boards
 
Sound baffles
 

Orchestra Accomodation

Band Rooms
 

Other

Any other features
Main house details listed above, but there is also a Studio Theatre (seats 120) with a 9m x 12m raised wooden floor, and operating galleries to three sides. Lighting is via 72 channels in Barrel Grid outlets through a Strand 300. Sound is through a Third

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