Seattle Opera Rentals

DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG


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Set Rental Information
Costume Rental Information

GENERAL PRODUCTION INFORMATION

Stage Director: François Rochaix
Conductor: Hermann Michael
Set Designer: Jean-Claude Maret
Costume Designer: Jean-Claude Maret
Lighting Designer: Joan Sullivan
Scenery Period/Style: 16th Century German
Year Set Built: 1989
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: 16th Century/period detail
Year Costumes Built: 1989
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop

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SET RENTAL INFORMATION

Costs:

Scenery and Services Fee: $82,000.00
Director: Director employment is required.
Set Designer employment: N/A
Set Designer Royalty: Included
Number and size of truck(s): 4 - 53' logistic post with air ride (without stock deck)
Insured set value: $690,000.00
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $12,000.00 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 3 days to load-in this scenery and 2 days 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:

  Set-Up         Running         Strike
Stage Carpenters: 31         18         31
Stage Properties Crew: 8         8         9
Stage Electricians: 8*         8*         10*
Stage Fly Men: 4         4         4
Approximate time (hours): 27 hours                   25 hours

* Does not include board operators


Technical Requirements:

Minimum width: 109'
Minimum depth: 52'
Minimum number of line sets: 21 (not including masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 48'
Height of tallest flying piece: 33'8"

NOTE: Stock equipment is NOT included in the rental price. Stock equipment includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • All black masking

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COSTUME RENTAL INFORMATION

Costs:

Total Costume Rental: $35,000.00 Included:
  • Costume rental fee
  • Designer royalty
  • Packing charges
  • Cleaning
  • Not Included:
  • Refundable damage deposit
  • Costume Supervisor fee and expenses. (Supervisor required for fittings and packout.)
  • Shipping
  • Insurance certificate

Costume Breakdown:

PRINCIPAL WOMEN (6 costumes)
  • 3 Eva (double cast available)
  • 3 Magdalena

PRINCIPAL MEN (25 costumes)

  • 2 Walther (double cast available)
  • 2 Hans Sachs
  • 2 David
  • 2 Kothner
  • 2 Vogelgesang
  • 2 Moser
  • 2 Ortel
  • 2 Foltz
  • 1.5 Beckmesser
  • 1.5 Pogner
  • 1.5 Nachtigall
  • 1.5 Schwartz
  • 1 Zorn
  • 1 Eisslinger
  • 1 Night watchman

CHORUS WOMEN

  • 48 Bodies/ 92 costumes + additions
    • 44 Townswomen, Act I, III
    • 40 Church capes (1/4 costumes), Act I
    • 44 Nightgowns, Act II
    • 4 Lehrbuben, All Acts

CHORUS MEN (All Acts)

  • 50 Bodies/ 50 Costumes
    • 33 Townsmen
    • 8 Lehrbuben
    • 9 Gesellen

MUSICIANS (Act III)

  • 4 Trumpeters
  • 2 Drummers
  • 1 Lute player

SUPER WOMEN (All Acts)

  • 15 Bodies/ 15 Costumes
    • 15 Madchen

SUPER MEN

  • 17 Bodies/ 17 Costumes
    • 4 Lehrbuben, Act II, III
    • 6 Gesellen, Act II, III
    • 3 Meisters, Act II, III
    • 4 Banner holders, Act I

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