SASKATOON ’S ARTS &
CONVENTION CENTRE


STAGE & FLY SYSTEM

PROSCENIUM

  • Opening - 30'H x 59' 11” W (9.142m x18.264m)
  • Fore Stage - U.S. Edge of Proscenium to D.S. Edge of Apron 5’11" (1.802m)
  • Working Stage - U.S. Edge of Proscenium to back wall 54' 9" (16.689m)
  • Width, Centre line to S.R. 48' 6" (14.885m)/ Centre line to S.L. 48' 3" (14.805m)
  • Clear Wing Space - S.L. 34' 6" (10.480m)/ S.R. 19' 1" (5.825m)
  • Height to bottom of grid approximately 85’ 8” (26.120m)

STAGE DECK

  • Black Battleship Linoleum over 1 1/2" edge grain spruce, sprung for dance
  • Working load limit (average) 100 lb./sq. inch.

ORCHESTRA PIT CANNOT BE MOVED WITH PEOPLE ON IT

  • Mechanical Spiral Lift (Gala Corp.) D.S. of apron
  • Capacity - Lifting: 13,500 kg / Static: 27,000 kg
  • Travel rate - 2metres/min
  • Travel distance
  • 3.05 metres (Stage Level to Trap Room – 8’ 2” (2.49m) -
  • Pit extends 24” ABOVE Stage Level (0.61m)
  • Master Control at Stage Manager's position (D.S.R.)
  • Pickle operation from Pit Floor
  • I/R video surveillance from above pit

DIMENSIONS

  • Width at U.S. edge – 48’ 8" (14.840m)
  • Width at D.S. edge - 57' 3.6" (17.465m)
  • Depth at CTR. U.S. to D.S - 11' 3" (3.430m)(D.S. edge is arced)
  • Depth at Edges U.S. to D.S. - 8' 7" (2.615m)(D.S. edge is arced)
  • Carpet Level to Stage Level – 3’ 5.5” (1.055m)
  • Fence Height – 3’ 0” (0.91m)

COUNTERWEIGHT FLY SYSTEM

  • Installed in 1997
  • Single purchase counterweight
  • Lock rail located S.R. Gallery
  • T-Channel for total # of line sets - 72
  • Installed number of line sets - 61
  • German line sets - 2
  • Batten length (Sch. 80 pipe) - 80'
  • Lines 1-7 on 6" centres
  • Arbour capacity - 740 lbs. (1,100 lbs with safety spacer removed)
  • Lines 11-72 on 8" centres

MOTORIZED LINESETS

  • Installed 1997
  • Zetex 1210Fire Curtain w/ETL and manual emergency release
  • System and fusible links
  • Motor Driven
  • Variable speed grand drape w/manual option
  • Lighting bridge
  • Variable speed motor traveller w/manual option

HEMP (SPOT) LINESETS

  • Provided 1997
  • Full pin rail on S.L., partial on S.R.
  • Movable hemp linesets

*for location of house goods, line set positions and other details, see attached line plot.

ORCHESTRA SHELL

  • Purchased 1997
  • Wenger Corp. "Diva" w/air transporter
  • 4 flown ceiling pieces: 2 at 4'W and 2 at 8' W
  • 10 rolling towers - 20' - 8' W
  • Playable area - 59' 6" wide at proscenium, 48' wide U.S x 30' 0" deep
  • Time required to set up - 1 hours

RISERS (Rental Charges Apply)

  • Stageright system

BASES

  • 18 at 8"
  • 18 at 16"
  • 18 at 24"
  • Decks 48 at 4' x 8', 2 surfaces:Grey Carpet or Black Hard Deck

PIANOS (Rental Charges Apply)

  • 9' Steinway Model D Grand Piano (purchased December 2012)
  • 9' Steinway Model D Grand Piano (purchased 1967 - rebuilt December 2013)
  • 3 - Yamaha Upright Pianos

MUSIC STANDS

  • Manhasset with lights - 50

DRESSING ROOMS

  • Stage Level: 7 rooms - 2 - 4 person capacity
  • 2nd Level: 1 Female Choral Dressing Room
  • 25 - 30 persons with toilet, shower, sink, mirrors, lights, costume racks
  • 1 Male Choral Dressing Room
  • 25 - 30 persons with mirrors, lights, costume racks, external washroom
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