Technical Information

Stratford ArtsHouse auditorium


Visiting companies should in all cases check with the Technical Manager to ensure the information
contained herein is up to date and correct. At certain times some equipment detailed in this
document may be temporarily unavailable. If you require anything you do not see below please
donít hesitate to contact us and we can discuss your requirements.

Laura O'Driscoll, Technical Manager Tel: 01789 207101
Email: laura.O'


Maximum Capacity: 455 (seated) or 750 (standing)

Theatre style seating (end on): 155 on tier, 300 on floor

Cabaret style: 360, seated at round tables of 10.

Other layouts are available; number of seats will be dependent on stage size and orientation.

A sound control position either in stalls or back of tier removes up to 7/8 seats of row L or T,
depending on space required.

Wheelchair spaces 9 positions.


Proscenium stage Flat Harlequin Fiesta (Oak strip effect)

Setting line Taken from line of FoH curtain

Depth from setting line 5.45m (to upstage wall)

Proscenium dimnesions w: 7.15m h:4m

Wing depth PS 3.9m OP 4m

Height to grid 4.35m

Length of bars 9m

set bars 8 bars at grid height


Stage Equipment


A selection of legs and borders are available.

A full black is hung as standard upstage.

If you have any further cloth needs, please get in touch to discuss your requirements.


Other Equipment

1 x Bl¸thner Model 4 Baby Grand Piano, ëThe Parlour Grand.í

8 x 12.5kg stage weights

4 x French braces

4 x Harlequin Dance Floor (each roll is 10m x 2m)


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Get-ins and Get-outs

Loading doors to street via Stratford Arts House Carpark. This can be accessed by Stratford Rother
Street car park. Door Dimensions: w: 1.65m h: 2.28m

Please contact prior to your arrival to ensure ease of access due to some height restrictions on
certain entrances.

Dressing Rooms

4 Dressing rooms with 3 showers and 5 toilets, can accommodate up to 41 people comfortably. All
dressing rooms are warm and well lit. Free Wi-Fi is available back stage. Iron and Ironing board
located in dressing rooms 1 and 2.

Rehearsal/Meeting Room

Situated adjacent to the auditorium. 2 spaces are usable as a rehearsal space.


Room 1: 7.7m x 4.5m

Room 2: 9.5m x 4.4m

Should use of these be required, availability should be checked with Jenna Harvey Tel: 01789 207105

Priority for use of these is given on a first come first serve basis, in terms of booking the space.

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Lighting Equipment 

Control Room Console: ETC Ion (4 Universe)

House Lights on separate control system, this can be overridden by console.



96 x 2k ETC Smartpack Dimmer (wall mounted)

36 x 2k ETC Smartpack Dimmer (touring rack)


Stage Lighting Equipment

9 x ETC Source 4 Jnr 25-50 . (750w)

8 x ETC Source 4 750w heads with the selection of 2 x 36 ., 5 x 26 . and 1 x 19 . fixed lenses tubes.

2 x ETC Source 4 Zoom 15-30 . (750w)

6 x Strand SL 15/32 . (575w)

56 x Thomas Type Parcans, Black (1000w)

6 x Thomas Type Parcans, Silver (1000w)

3 x Thomas Type Floor Parcan, Silver (1000w)

4 x ETC Source 4 Par (575w)

2 x Par36 pinspots

10 x Selecon HUI Floods (800w)

2 x Strand Coda 500/3

2 x Strand Coda Single Unit (1000w)

2 x Selecon Arena Fresnel (2000w)

8 x Strand Cantata PC (1200w)

2 x Strand Prelude Fresnel (650w)

4 x Strand Quartet Fresnel (650w)

1 x Selecon Acclaim Fresnel (650w)

6 x Martin Mac 250 Entours (Universe 2)

4 x Robe 300E Spots (Universe 2)

1 x Chauvet Q-Wash 560z (Universe 2)

28 x ETC Desire D40 (House Lights) (Fixed Positions) (Universe 1)


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Colour Frame Sizes

ETC Source 4, Fixed angle/Jnr 155 x 155mm

ETC Source 4 Zoom 185 x 185mm

Strand SL 15/32 160 x 160mm

Thomas Type Parcans 255 x 255mm

ETC Source 4 Par 190 x 190mm

Selecon Hui Flood 265 x 203mm

Strand Coda 215 x 240mm

Selecon Arena Fresnel 245 x 245mm

Strand Cantata PC 185 x 185mm

Strand Prelude Fresnel 150 x 150mm

Strand Quartet 150 x 150mm

Selecon Acclaim Fresnel 125 x125mm

Gobo holders and irises are available. Please contact regarding sizes and lantern-types.


LX Rigging

Topdek Light Alloy Telescopic Work platform

2 x Zarges Ladders

A selection of small step ladders


Effects Machines

1 x Look Solutions Unique 2 Hazer



Consumables for these machines will be chargeable.

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Power Supplies

Stage Left wing area on auxiliary power panel.

240V three phase supply, 63A Ceeform x 1

240V single phase supply, 63A Ceeform x 3

240V single phase supply, 32A Ceeform x 3

240V single phase supply, 16A Ceeform x 3

240V single phase supply, 13A socket x 6



63 amp 3 phase Cee-form, located in Chair store


Stage Equipment

5 x Prolyte Stage Dex 1m x 1m

33 x Prolyte Stage Dex 2m x 1m

34 x 200mm Deck legs

28 x 400mm Deck Legs

114 x 600mm Deck legs

28 x 800mm Deck Legs

12 x Safety Rails 2m

5 x Safety Rails 1m


Sound Equipment


Behringer X-32 digital mixing desk

1 x Martin DX1 Digital Speaker Management System



2 x QSC PLX3402 Pro 3400

1 x QSC EX1600

1 x QSC PLX1802


Main PA

2 x Martin Wavefront WP3 (Permanently rigged)

2 x Martin Wavefront WS2A 2 x 15î Subs

6 x Proel TFL15P8 monitors

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1 x Audio-Technika ATW-DA49 Antenna Distribution system

4 x Sennheiser SK100 belt packs

4 x Sennheiser SKM100 Handheld radio mics

4 x Sennheiser Diversity receivers

2 x Superlux CM-H8A

5 x Shure SM58

5 x Sennheiser E835S

2 x Audio-Tec MB4000 Condenser Mic

4 x AKG C1000

1 x Behringer ECM 8000

2 x Adastra 952.192 Boundary Mics

1 x AKG Perception Live P2

2 x AKG Perception Live P17

4 x AKG Perception Live P4



4 x Canford SMH210 Headsets

4 x Altair WBP-120 Belt-packs

1 x 3 Circuit PS711 power distribution