Technical Specifications of the Sault Community Theatre Centre

Theatre Location

The Community Theatre Centre is connected to the White Pines Collegiate and Vocational School, 1007 Trunk Road in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. The theatre is located on the south side of the building, with easy access for loading and unloading. The loading dock is on the far side of the theatre. The actual door size on the loading dock is 10 feet by 10 feet.

Front of House

The front of house can be divided into three sections: the main floor which is raked, holds 626 seats, and two galleries holding 174 and 186 seats, for a total house capacity of 987. Facilities are available for wheelchairs (33).

Quick Navigation of Specifications:

Stage

  • Width – 40 feet (12.25 metres)
  • Height – 15 feet (4.57 metres)
  • Distance from main curtain to back wall – 22 feet (6.69 metres)
  • Distance from edge of performance space to main curtain (apron) – 20 feet (6 metres)
  • Apron – 13 feet (3 metres)
  • Wing space – Stage left – 18 feet (5.7metres)
  • Stage right – 32 feet (9.93 metres)
  • Pit – Eight (8)-foot pit and stage extension which can be set at various levels – stage height, floor level, and four (4) feet below floor level.
  • The floor is suitable for dance.

Theatre Features

Rigging System

24 line sets with 1500 pound capacity each

Draperies

  • Main Drape – Red, can be guillotined or traveled
  • Legs and Borders – Three sets, 21 0z. black velour
  • Black Scrim & Mylar Rain Curtain
  • Cyclorama – Upstage wall plastered

Dressing Rooms

  • Chorus (20 persons) – 2
  • Principal (4 persons) – 2

Loading Docks

  • Dock One located stage right at truck bed level
  • Dock Two located in Workshop at truck bed level

Stacking Chairs

Working Drawings

A full set of working drawings is available at a price of $15.00 per set. Please contact the Technical Director at production services.

On Deck

  • Touring Lighting Disconnect – 200 Amp.
  • Touring Sound Disconnect – 100 Amp.

Audio and Acoustics

The House PA system consists of the following equipment:

  • 8 – JBL Vertec 4887 per side, in stereo, flown
  • 2 – DIAC B218SL Sub Bass per side, on deck
  • Lake processing and Lab Gruppen amplification
  • AVID SC 48 w/ i-pad remote
  • multi-media laptop
  • CD Playback w/ pitch

The Stage Monitoring system consists of the following:

  • Beringher X-32 console
  • 6 – QSC KW12 powered speakers
  • 4 – Meyer UPA mounted mid stage on left and right Germans as side wash

Other Equipment

  • Korg Triton LE Workstation
  • 9 foot Yamaha Grand Piano (tuned 440)
  • Yamaha Upright Piano
  • 2 Audio Technica Series 2000 wireless Microphones Handheld & Lavalier
  • An assortment of condenser and dynamic mics and passive and active DIs from; Radial, Shure; B52, B and SM57, SM 58, B87, SM89, SM81, AKG 214, Sennheiser 900 series drum and guitar mics, Crown and Audio Technica PZM and boundary mics
  • 2 Audio Technica 2000 wireless with handheld and lavs
  • Atlas round base and K&M tripod boom stands
  • Music Stands w/ Reading Lights
  • Program sound, paging, and Closed Circuit Video throughout the facility
  • Clear-Com hard-wired intercom system

Moveable and Interactive Acoustical Treatments and Orchestra Shell

A state-of-the-art Acoustical Shell is now available for choral, orchestral, and small musical and theatrical presentations. Incorporating reflectors that disappear when not in use, and fixed and moveable acoustical reflectors in the house and designed specifically for this theatre, this system is truly one of a kind.

Lighting

  • ETC Gio console

  • Control Locations – Control Room, FOH, Stage Right

  • Dimming – Two (2) CD80 racks with 82 dual 2.4 kw dimming modules (dimmer per circuit – 156 dimmers available)

Luminaries (Instruments)

  • 8 –  6 inch variable focus zoom lekolites, Model 2206
  • 8 – 4 ½  inch lekolites, Model 2204
  • 12 – 6 inch lekolites, Model 2209
  • 12 – 6 inch lekolites, Model 2212
  • 24 – 4 ½ inch variable focus zoom lekolites, Model 2205
  • 20 – 6 inch fresnels, Model 3380
  • 5 Iris 3 cyc lights, Model 5913
  • 24 ETC Source 4 with Chroma Q Scroller
  • 50 ETC Source 4 Jr Zoom
  • 24 PAR 64 1k med/nar
  • 8 ETC Par 575w
  • 16 Chauvet Colorado LED Wash
  • 1 Martin Mac 250
  • 2 Lycian Midget follow spots
  • 6000 Lumen NEC Projector