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Seattle Opera.

Katya Kabanova



Stage Director: Patrick Nolan
Conductor: Oliver Von Dohnányi
Production Director: Genevieve Blanchett
Lighting Designer: Mark Howett
Scenery Period/Style: Post WWII Rural America
Year Set Built: 2017
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: Post WWII Rural America
Year Costumes Built: 2017
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop


View Katya Kabanova in the Performance Archive



Scenery and Services Fee: $41,000.00
Director Royalty: Included.
Director Employment: Required to offer Artist first opportunity to provide artist’s services or name an assistant.
Production Designer Royalty: Included.
Production Designer Employment: Required to engage designer, fee and terms to be directly negotiated between Rental Company and Designer.
Lighting Designer Royalty: License fee may apply; to be negotiated in good faith between renting company and Artist.
Lighting Designer Employment: Required to offer Artist first opportunity to provide artist’s services or name an assistant.
Number and size of truck(s): 1 - 53' Logistic post with Air-Ride
Insured set value: $200,000.00
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $6,000.00 required. Actual costs will be calculated and SO will invoice/refund the difference.
Technical Supervisors:
  • 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.


  Set-Up Running Strike
Stage Carpenters: 20 5 20
Stage Properties Crew: 15 5 4
Stage Electricians*: 15 7* 15
Stage Fly Men: 1 3 1
Approximate time (hours): 12 hours  N/A 12 hours

* Does not include board operators

View Scenery Technical Drawings


Minimum width: 88'
Minimum depth: 49'6” for set, 57'3” to R/P
Minimum number of line sets: 7 (does not include masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 57'3” R/P
Height of tallest flying piece: 40' R/P


  • Stock raker boxes are included if available.
  • Original media content is included in rental.
  • Final projected images produced with front and rear projectors and d3 4x4 Media Server.
  • Stock equipment is NOT included in the rental price. Stock equipment includes, but is not limited to, the following:
    • All black masking
    • Black R/P
    • Projectors
    • Media Servers
    • Video Control
    • Escape Steps



Total Costume Rental: $13,700.00


  • Costume rental fee
  • Designer Royalty
  • Packing charges
  • Cleaning

Not Included:

  • Refundable damage deposit
  • Costume Supervisor fee and expenses including per diem, airfare and hotel. (Supervisor required for pack out. Estimated minimum number of days: 3)
  • Shipping
  • Insurance Certificate

COSTUME Breakdown

Principal Women (11 Costumes)
3.5) Katya (x2 – double cast)
2) Kabanicha
3.5) Varvara
1) Glasha
1) Feklusha

Principal Men (10 Costumes)
3) Boris (x2 – double cast)
2) Dikoj
3) Kudrjas
1) Tichon
1) Kuligin

Chorus Women (1 costume)
1) Spinster

Chorus Men (9 costumes)
9) Townspeople (various characters)

Super Women (6 costumes)
6) Townspeople (various characters)

Super/Actor Men (4 costumes)
4) Worker

Super Youth (3 Costumes)
1) Tween Boy
2) Tween Girls

Stagehands (5 costumes)
5) Worker


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