Technical information

Orchestra pit lift

The center forestage includes an orchestra pit lift, which is a Gala Systems Spiralift, with preset positions at orchestra pit, audience and stage level. Total travel distance is 8'-0". Lifting capacity is 14,500#. Static capacity is 43,500#. Note: pit lift is not a personnel lifting device, and may not be used to move performers.

Sound system

Main speakers
  • Two arrays of 9 D&B V-series loudspeakers.
  • Two D&B J-Infra Subwoofers (under stage)
  • Two stacks of 4 D&B V-Sub on dollies (ground stack)
  • Six D&B Q7 front fills
  • 11 D&B D12 Amplifiers
Console and snake
  • Yamaha CL5 FOH console with redundant Dante connection to stage.
  • 2 Gigabit managed switches
  • 1 Wireless access point for connection to console
  • Yamaha M7CL Monitor Console (analog input only)
  • Yamaha RIO3224-D (32x16) in sound rack SL
  • Yamaha RIO1608-D (16x8) in sound rack SL
  • Radial V12 48 input, 3 Whirlwind W4 Output transformer split snake
  • 48 channel fanout - 50'
  • 48 channel founout - 5' for patch to digital snake
  • 4 Radial StageBugs - 12 input w/ W1 connection to Radial Split
Stage monitors
  • Eight Nexo 45N-12 2-way Slant monitors
  • Two Nexo NXAMP4x4 4x1900W (8 ohm) Channel Amplifier / Processor in portable rack
  • Motion Labs Rac Pac - L14-30 In/Thru, 4xL5-30, 2x20A Duplex out
Wireless microphones
  • 12 channels Shure UR4D receivers
  • 12 Shure UR1M transmitter
  • 12 Countryman B6 microphones
  • 8 UR2/BETA87C Wireless handheld mics
  • 2 Shure UA874 Directional Antennas w/ 2 Atlas MS12CE round base stands
Assisted listening
  • Listen LR-400-72 Stereo receiver w/ headset and induction loops
  • Listen Hard side carrying / storage cases
Power distribution
  • Motion Labs 100A 3Ph 120/208 Cam Lock In/Thru, 6 duplex Edison, 6x30A L14-30 installed in 9RU road case
  • 50' Feeder cable with Cam Lock

Contact

  • Scott Haynes
    Director of Technical and Production Services, Arts and Cultural Programs
    828-262-6371

Lighting positions

Electric #1

Number of Circuits: 24, twofered
Circuit #’s 39-62
Location: Lineset #5, 4' 6" from Proscenium

Electric #2

Number of Circuits: 24, twofered
Circuit #’s 63-86
Location: Lineset #17, 13' 10" from Proscenium

Electric #3

Number of Circuits: 24, twofered
Circuit #’s 87-110
Location: Lineset #27, 21'10" from Proscenium

Electric #4

Number of Circuits: 24, twofered
Circuit #’s 111-134
Location: Lineset #37, 29' 10" from Proscenium

6 Mobile Drop circuit boxes

Number of Circuits per box: 8
Circuit #’s 141-188

Box Booms

Number of Circuits: 6 House Right, 6 House Left, twofered
Circuit #’s 27-32, 33-38
Location: 44' 6" throw to CL/Plaster Line (from bottom position)
Angles from 30 to 45 degrees
* These positions are of limited use due to line-array

HR Beam Position

Number of Circuits: 8 twofered
Circuit #’s 1-8
Location: 50' throw to plaster line
60 degree angle

HC Beam Position

Number of Circuits: 10 twofered
Circuit #’s 9-18
Location: 50' throw to plaster line
60 degree angle

HL Beam Position

Number of Circuits: 8 twofered
Circuit #’s 19-26
Location: 50' throw to plaster line
60 degree angle
* Due to the scope of the renovation, there have been minor changes that affect the FOH lighting position slightly.

DSR Wall Pocket

Number of Circuits: 3
Circuit #’s 135-137

DSL Wall Pocket

Number of Circuits: 3
Circuit #’s 138-140

US Wall Pocket

Number of Circuits: 4
Circuit #’s 189-192

Lighting inventory

  • 113 ea. ETC Source 4's @ 575w instruments (can be configured with the following lens tubes)
  • 32 ea. S4 19deg barrels
  • 52 ea. S4 26deg barrels
  • 56 ea. S4 36deg barrels
  • 7 ea. S4 50deg barrels
  • 56 ea. Source 4 PARs with Very Narrow, Narrow, Medium, and (54)Wide Lenses
  • 6 ea. 4 cell Sky-Cyc Lights @1000 FCM

Framing and accessories

  • 112ea. 6” Source 4 frames
  • 65ea. 7” Source 4 Frames
  • 2ea. Iris
  • 10ea. Wide Door-Barn Doors
  • 4ea. Short Door- Barn Doors
  • 14ea. Gobo holders [14 City Theatrical Frames. Older styles in house, but limited in quantity]
  • Color inventory available upon request
  • House uses 575W lamps for all S4 instruments
  • 50’ rope running lights

** These instruments are normally dedicated to the Beam position.

They may be moved as needed, but are our best suitable instruments for FOH washes.

Control booth

  • 2 ea. Lycian M2: Model 02040, Medium Throw Lens (2500W) Matched
  • 2 ea. Orbitor Long Throw Follow Spots @ 300 watts (EZT Marc 350GT Lamps) Un-Matched
  • 6 Spotdot 2000 magnetic laser sights

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