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The Lowry Quays Theatre

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Contact Information

Address
Pier 8
Town
The Quays
County
Salford
Postcode
M50 3AZ
Email
info@thelowry.com

Main Contact
 
Company Manager
N/A
Box Office
0843 208 6000
General Admin
0161 8762020
Stage Door
0161 8762107
Fax
0161 8762129

Website
www.thelowry.com

Website Technical Page
http://www.thelowry.com/plan-your-visit/visiting-company-information/

Theatre Staff

Technical Manager
Dave Woodward
Chief Electrician
David Clare
Sound Technician
 
Stage Manager
Phil Maxim

Stage Carpenter
 
Flyman
 
Wardrobe Contact
 
FOH Contact/Manager
Kate Rice

Accomodation list is available from
Porl Cooper0161 876 2160porl.cooper@thelowry.com 

Stage Details (all dimensions are in metres.)

Type of stage (pros, thrust etc)
End;Thurst;Promenade flat floor & in the
Rake
None
Surface
English Oak T&G stained dark on pads
Is drilling or other fixing allowed?
Max size of fixing no8 screws kept to a
Type of flying system
counter weight
Total number of lines
35 cross stage; 1 up & down each side; 2
Barrel (pipe) diameter
48mm
Barrel length
13.5
Max load rating per set
350kg
Maximum out dead
9.38m
Overall load rating
10,000kg
Spacing between lines
200mm
Distance of first available set of lines from US side of pros
300mm
Apron Width
 

Apron Depth
 

Traps/Size
None
Weight Restrictions
7.5kN/sq.m plus point loads of 10kN @ 1.

Are stage plans available? If so, where from?
Modelbox, DWG via email by request, PDF on The Lowry website020 8254 4720

Stage Management facilities

Prompt corner pos.
DSR can locate DSL

FOH call facilities?
Yes
Q-Lights?
12

Bar Bells?
No
Q-Lights Movable?
Yes

First aid box?
Yes

Overall Dimensions

Size of Prosc:

Width
11m max 9m min

Height
7.5m max

Wing Space:

Stage Left
stage wall to wall 20m
Height of Grid
9.8m

Stage Right
stage wall to wall 20m

Setting line to rear of prosc
0m
Setting line to front edge of stage
400mm
Setting line rear wall
10.2m (8m to last CW bar)

Are these available?

House tabs
Yes on tab track from DSR
Cyc.
Yes 13m x 8.5m

Blacks:

Borders
Yes (Serge) 13m x 2m & 3m
Legs
Yes (Serge) 3m x 8.5m
Tabs
Yes (Serge) 13m x 8.5m

Unusual or unexpected features

eg) Get in – height, drop, ramp etc…
Undercover acces for 1x 40ft trailers with dock levellers installed access through goods lift max size 2.5m (W) 3m H

LX & Sound Details

Power available and location:

Lighting
3phase 63amp & 32 amp SR fly floor
Sound
63amp single phase DSR 13amp sockets by each sound box

LX & Sound Details

Additional power supplies available:
Lyric theatre scenedock 32amp 3phase; 63 amp 3phase & single phase;125 amp 3phase & single phase
Lighting Control
Strand 530i with 510i backup full network with nodes, access points and iPaqs

Number of dimmers and ratings:

On stage
66 overhead only + 74 floor/grid/FOH pat
FOH
66
Any patching/twinning
Yes

Lanterns available in fixed location:

Profiles
38
Fresnels
2
Cyc Floods
6 x 4 cell @750w
Follow Spots
2
Movable lanterns list
110 profiles190 fresnels + PC\\\’s (1.2kw & 2.5k100 pars 24 floorcans 42 S4 pars6 x cell ground rowALL SHARED BETWEEN 3 THEATRES
Rigging (Tallescope/ladder etc)
1 x Large scope; 1 x Medium scope; 7.5m

Sound

Indication of tie lines
32 send/return plus patchable lines
Mixer position
Rear stalls
Equipment available
Meyer UPA flowen cluster plus additional Meyer L & R on requestTannoy & Nexo MonsSoundcraft Series5 24 channel desk  
Headset/comms details
Clearcom 2 ring system 

Accomodation

Dressing rooms
6
Showers & toilets
6
Access to stage
Ground level & 1st floor access DSR
Wardobe facilities
Industrial machines (metered) irons etc 
Wig room & facilities
No

Orchestra

Pit size (permanent or variable)
1 size variable height 20 max

Equipment Available

Lit music stands
20
Chairs
20
Net
No
Rostra
Yes (chargable)
Double bass pin boards
No
Sound baffles
No

Orchestra Accomodation

Band Rooms
No

Other

Any other features
 

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