Facilities and Venues

Theatre Spaces

The theatre department and its performances spaces are located within the Church Fine Arts building, which is also home to the art, music, and dance.

Redfield Proscenium Theatre

  • Proscenium Opening
  • Height 17'-11 ¾"
  • Width 29'-10½"
  • Selected Measurements
  • Proscenium to US wall 33'-0½"
  • Stage Floor to Grid 51'-0⅜"
  • Trap room to Stage Floor 12'-6⅜"

Stage
The stage is constructed of soft wood covered with ¼" Massonite, painted black, and may be screwed into. The loading bay door (8'-8" wide X 13'-10" high) is against the up-stage-right wall of the theatre. There are nine traps in the stage. The size of each trap varies. If you want to use a trap, arrangements need to be made in advance.

House
The house features 260 seats in continental arrangement with several removable seats for wheelchair access.

Backstage
The door up-stage left exits to a hallway adjacent to the studio theatre. The staircase in this hallway gives you access to the green room and dressing rooms. This hallway may be used as a crossover. The door stage right exits to a stairway down-stage that leads to the green room and dressing rooms. The door down-stage left exits to the theatre building hallway.

Proscenium Theatre

Equipment

Lighting Equipment

  • ETC EOS lighting console
  • 48 ETC Source Four Series 2 LED ellipsoidals (various beam spreads)
  • 6 ETC Source Four Series 2 LED ellipsoidals with cyc adapters
  • 12 ETC ColorSource LED Par
  • 95 ETC Source Four 750 ellipsoidals (various beam spreads)
  • 6 ETC Source Four 15 - 30 degree zoom ellipsoidals
  • 50 Colortran Theatre Fresnel
  • ETC Sensor+, 192 dimmers

Sound Equipment

  • Midas Pro 2 Digital sound console
  • Two Tascam MD 350 mini disk players
  • One Tascam CDRW-200 CD player
  • Three d&b D12 amplifiers, 1 each for house speakers, stage monitor speakers and subwoofer.
  • Two d&b 12S house speakers, 1 each stage-left & stage-right
  • Two d&b 6S stage monitor speaker backstage, 1 each stage-left & stage-right
  • Two d&b 18S subwoofer
  • Qlab on Mac

Communications

  • Three clear com stations in the control booth
  • Two clear com stations backstage, 1 each stage-left and stage-right
  • Two clear com stations in the spotlight positions
  • 6 HME wireless headset

Redfield Studio Theatre

Selected Measurements

  • Down-stage wall to up-stage wall 48'-7½"
  • Stage-left wall to stage-right wall 49'-9"
  • Stage floor to grid 22'-0"
  • Stage floor to catwalks 15'-0"

Stage

The stage is constructed of soft wood covered with ¼" Massonite, painted black, and may be screwed into. The two loading doors (9'-0" wide X 12'-6" high) are against the up-stage wall of the theatre, one stage-left and one stage-right, and exit into the scene shop. The stage left, stage-right and down-stage walls of the theatre have black or blue velour drapes hung from curtain track. The upstage wall has a black or blue blackout drape on a traveler track that opens at center and hangs the full height of the theatre from grid to floor. There is a pipe up-stage of the blackout curtain to hang a drop, cyclorama or scrim.

House

The house is variable seating but is typically set up in ¾ stage, which has 162 seats. Other seating configurations are available with prior notice, but the seating must be returned to ¾ stage at strike.

Audience risers are a prefabricated aluminum riser system. Each riser is 1 meter X 2 meters with adjustable height of 8", 16", 24", 32", 40" and are stackable. Each riser locks together with a formed aluminum insert. Railing can be bolted to the outside of any riser. There are 61 risers and 250 seats.

Equipment

Lighting Equipment

  • ETC Gio@5 lighting console
  • Lighting fixtures shared with Proscenium Theatre
  • Colortran D192 dimmers

Sound Equipment

  • Midas Venice 32 channel sound board
  • Two Tascam MD 350 mini disk players
  • One Tascam CDRW-200 CD player
  • Two Crown DC-300 amplifiers, 1 each for four house speakers
  • Four Bose 802 house speakers, 1 in each corner
  • Qlab on Mac

Communications

  • Four clear com stations in the control booth
  • Four clear com stations on upper level of the theatre
  • Four clear com stations on the lower level of the theatre
  • 6 HME wireless headset

Lombardi Recreation Building

Dance technique courses are held in one of two studio spaces in Lombardi Recreation Building. The smaller of the two spaces, Multipurpose Room 7 features ballet barres, Marley floors, and mirrors on three sides of the room. The larger space, 224B, is shared with other physical education courses and drop-in classes through Campus Recreation and Wellness. It has hardwood flooring and mirrors on two sides of the space.

Students who wish to take advantage of the pool, gym, locker rooms, drop-in classes, and other recreational facilities should consider purchasing a membership to Lombardi Recreation Center. More information can be found at Campus Recreation and Wellness.