Seattle Opera Rentals


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Set Rental Information
Costume Rental Information


Stage Director: Chris Alexander (2006)
Set Designer: Zack Brown
Costume Designer: Used Washington Opera costumes designed by Zach Brown
Lighting Designer: Connie Yun (2006)
Year Built: 1980
Scene Shop: Houston Stage/Variety/San Diego Opera
Period/Style: Traditional
Conductor: Gerard Schwarz





Scenery and Services Fee: $37,000.00
Director: No obligations
Set Designer employment: Not required
Set Designer royalty: Included
Number and size of truck(s): 3 - 53' logistic post with air ride
Insured set value: $250,000.00
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $8,500.00 required. Actual costs will be calculated and SO will invoice/refund the difference.
Technical Supervisor: Provided by Seattle Opera.
Required for the initial load-in, set-up and load-out.
Expect 2 days to load-in this scenery and 1 day to strike and load-out.

NOTE: The quoted costs are subject to change. Final costs will be set when a contract is requested.

Crew Requirements:

In Seattle, the following crew sizes were used. These may vary for the renting company according to its own theater.
Set-Up         Running         Strike
Stage Carpenters 13         8         15
Stage Properties Crew 3         6         5
Stage Electricians 8*         8*         8*
Stage Fly Men 3         3         3
Approximate time (hours) 24 hours                 10 hours
* Does not include board operators

Technical Requirements:

Minimum width: 70'0"
Minimum depth: 38'0"
Minimum number of line sets: 15 (does not include masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 38'0"
Height of tallest flying piece: 31'6" (Drop w/hard leg inserts)
Other: #1 Portal - 1080 lbs.
#2 Portal - 1400 lbs.
Show portal - 1768 lbs.

Note: The Scenery would include only the basic set. The set dressing and props are not included.




n/a—see Production Information at top of page.

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