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Gordon Craig Theatre

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Contact Information

Address
Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre, Lytton Way
Town
Stevenage
County
Hertfordshire
Postcode
SG1 1LZ
Email
enquiries@gordon-craig.co.uk
Main Contact
Paul Ruff – 01438 242645
Company Manager
Box Office
01438 363200
General Admin
01438 242642
Stage Door
Fax
Website
www.gordon-craig.co.uk
Website Technical Page
www.gordon-craig.co.uk

Theatre Staff

Technical Manager
Dave Nott
Chief Electrician
Sound Technician
Josh Betts
Stage Manager
Anton Holmes
Stage Carpenter
Richard Jackson
Flyman
Wardrobe Contact
FOH Contact/Manager
 Tracie Litton
Accomodation list is available from
Tanya Russell

Stage Details (all dimensions are in metres.)

Type of stage (pros, thrust etc)
Pros
Rake
No

Surface
Black Harlequin

Is drilling or other fixing allowed?
By prior arrangement
Type of flying system
Double Purchase
Total number of lines
29
Barrel (pipe) diameter
 48.3mm
Barrel length
44′ 0″ (13.41m) – (9′ 0″ extension bars available)
Max load rating per set
250kg
Maximum out dead
49’0″ (15m)
Overall load rating
Spacing between lines
 225mm
Distance of first available set of lines from US side of pros
 9″ (225m)
Apron Width
 13m
Apron Depth
 Curved – 2.4m at centre
Traps/Size
Weight Restrictions
Are stage plans available? If so, where from?
 From Dave Nott

Stage Management facilities

Prompt corner pos.
Down Stage Left
FOH call facilities?
Yes
Q-Lights?
 Yes
Bar Bells?
 Yes
Q-Lights Movable?
 Yes
First aid box?
 Yes

Overall Dimensions

Size of Prosc:

Width:
Adjustable 30′ 0″ (9.15m) to 40′ 0″ (12.20m)
Height
 17′ 8″ (5.38m)

Wing Space:

Stage Left
 5.5m x 7m
Height of Grid
 49′ 4″ (15.04m)
Stage Right
 4.5m x 7m
Setting line to rear of prosc
 2.1m
Setting line to front edge of stage
 0m
Setting line rear wall
 30′ 0″ (9.15m)

Are these available?

House tabs
 Yes
Cyc.
 Yes

Blacks:

Borders
 Yes
Legs
 Yes
Tabs
 Yes

Unusual or unexpected features

 Wardrobe Located on Second Floor – NO LIFT

LX & Sound Details

Power available and location:

Lighting
See Tech Spec
Sound
See Tech Spec

LX & Sound Details

Additional power supplies available:
Lighting Control
 See Tech Spec

Number of dimmers and ratings:

On stage
 See Tech Spec
FOH
 See Tech Spec
Any patching/twinning
 See Tech Spec

Lanterns available in fixed location:

Profiles
 Source 4 Zoom 25/50 or 15/30
Fresnels
Robert Juliat Lutins
Cyc Floods
 Philips PL CYC1
Follow Spots
 Robert Juliat Korrigan
Movable lanterns list
Cantata Profiles 18/32
Cantata Profiles 26/44
Cantata Profiles 11/26
Cantata Fresnels
Rigging (Tallescope/ladder etc)
 Tallescope/MEWP

Sound

Indication of tie lines
 16x SL, 16x SR, 16x USAll XLR to FOH Box
Mixer position
 Rear Auditorium Left
Equipment available
See Tech Spec
Headset/comms details
RTS Telex 2ch System, Beyer Dynamic Headsets

Accomodation

Dressing rooms
 15
Showers & toilets
 yes
Access to stage
 stairs or flat level
Wardobe facilities
  yes, 2nd floor, no lift
Wig room & facilities
 no

Orchestra

Pit size (permanent or variable)
 13m x 3.4m at centre (Curved) at lowest level

Equipment Available

Lit music stands
 Yes
Chairs
 Yes
Net
 No
Rostra
 8×4 and 4×4 Steeldeck, 1/2/3ft legs available
Double bass pin boards
 No
Sound baffles
 No

Orchestra Accomodation

Band Rooms
 Use of Dressing Room

Other

Any other features

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