Seattle Opera Rentals


Set Rental Information
Costume Rental Information


Stage Director: Lori Larsen
Set Designer: Robert Dahlstrom
Costumes: Provided by The Washington Opera; Designer: Zack Brown
Lighting Designer: Jane Reisman
Year Built: 1988, Redesign 1995
Shop: Seattle Opera
Period/Style: Traditional Renaissance
Tech Director: Robert Schaub
Stage Manager: Tara Kovach
Conductor: Philip Kelsey





Scenery and Services Fee: $30,600.00
Director: No obligations
Set Designer royalty: Included
Set Designer employment: N/A
Number and size of truck(s): 2 - 53' logistic post with air ride
Insured set value: $400,000
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $7,000.00 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 1 day 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 16         16         20
Stage Properties Crew 4         4         3
Stage Electricians 10*         6*         3*
Stage Fly Men 3         3         3
Approximate time (hours) 16 (to focus ready)                   8

* Does not include board operators

Technical Requirements:

Minimum width: 52' **
Minimum depth: 45' **
Minimum number of line sets: 21 (does not include masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 35'6 ***
Height of tallest flying piece: 32'

**Does not include space for storage of scenery between acts.
***Last painted drop
NOTE: The Scenery would include only the basic set. The black scrim which plays with the Sc. 12 D.S. wall was a borrowed item and is not available for rental.




See above; costumes rented.

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