These pages are designed to help give visiting companies the technical information they need. If you require any further information please don't hesitate to contact us, telephone: 01608 649125, fax: 01608 642324 or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Theatre has two entrances, one on Spring Street and one on Goddard's Lane. The normal entrance for cast and crew should be on Goddard's Lane, where the daytime box office is situated. Outside office hours please ring the doorbell. Get in access, however, is on Spring Street, where parking is on double yellow lines. The route in includes several steps and a twisty route through the foyer and auditorium.
The theatre has no parking facilities. Most on street parking in Chipping Norton is free but time limited, however, there are two car parks for longer stays. Unloading on Spring Street is usually all right, but vehicles must be moved afterwards.
The green room contains a fridge, microwave, tea and coffee making facilities, sink and sofas.
There are three dressing rooms, all with sinks and well-lit make up mirrors. Dressing room 1 (3 person) is down stairs near the stage and green room. Dressing rooms 2 and 3 (5 person and 6 person) are upstairs.
There is one shower by dressing room 1.
If you would like the use of our rehearsal room please contact the Stage Manager, preferably well ahead of time.
The Theatre has a washing machine, tumble drier, iron and ironing board, which may be used by visiting companies for costumes.
Reception can be poor in Chipping Norton, especially on O2 and T Mobile, however incoming calls can be received in the Green Room on 01608 649113.
All areas of the theatre are no smoking, however there is a garden area where smoking is permitted.
See digs list. Please call individual premises for specific access details. For further details and photos visit www.chippingnorton.net/visitors/placestostay
Hire of Equipment
We can also offer some our equipment out for hire, click here for a price list and terms and conditions.
Proscenium arch. Stage 1.25m high - stalls flat, balcony raked
Performing area 7.54m (width) x 8.05m (depth) - pros opening 5.45m x 3.36m
No rake - floor hardboard painted black, suitable for dance, dance floor available on request.
Crossover from SR to SL, stage heated.
Height to grid 5.3m, 15 hemp lines, 5 winched bars. Ceiling slopes to 3.62m at rear of stage.
Click here to download plans and section
Stage 1 - all bars
Stage 2 - lx bars
Stage 3 - side elevation
Stage 4 - dimensions
Stage ground plan
Alternative layout using removable banks
Hire of Equipment
We also offer
||6 Lee Club 650W Zoom profiles - with irises and M size gobo holders
6 ADB 650W A59Z - M size Gobo
6 source 4 750w 15º-30º zoom profiles with 6 B size gobo holders and 3 Iris (fixed on FOH bar 2)
3 CCT Minnuette 650w Profiles M size Gobo
||1 ETC Express 125 desk with monitor
1 Zero 88 Jester desk
72 ADB Eurorack 60 3kw dimmers
|Fresnels and PCs
6 ADB 650W A57 Fresnels
6 Selecon Acclaim 650w Fresnels
8 ADB 650W A56 PC's
4 Lee Club 650W Fresnels
4 CCT Minnuette 300w Fresnels (No barn doors)
1 CCT Minnuette 650w Fresnels
2 CCT Minnuette 650w PC's
12 500W floods
22 PARcans (mainly 62s)
10 Birdies (mains voltage)
6 Showtec Trackpod 80 LED battons
4 Showtec Sunstrip II Stageblinder
1 Birdie batten
1 Cadenza 2k Profile (for use as followspot)
2 400 UV Floods
1 Antari Ice Series low fog machine DMX
1 Le Maitre speed fogger
1 Antari Z300 haze machine
1 Silverline Superstrobe strobe light
||5 Stage IWBs (8 circuits each, 2 US bars paired)
7 Ground circuits (1 paired with socket under stage)
2 IWBs over auditorium (26 circuits)
1 Bar below control room (4 circuits)
2 short bars at right angles to proscenium arch
2 perch positions at balcony corners (1 circuit each)
1 circuit in control room
Allen Heath GL 2000 - 412 mixer 5 QSC
Allen & heath ZED420 mixer
MX 1000 amplifiers
1 Denon DMD 1000 mini disc
1 Tascam MD-350 minidisc (with auto pause)
1 Denon single CD Player
1 Numark double CD player
1 JVC twin cassette deck
1 AKG D321 microphone
2 AKG D320 microphones
1 AKG D1200 microphone
1 Shure SM63 microphone
3 EV N/D478 microphones
2 EV N/D267a microphones
4 boom microphone stands
2 Canford Audio active DI boxes
1 stereo EMO DI box (passive)
2 Behringer D120 DI boxes
PA speakers Bose Panaray 502 system (central cluster)
2 Sherman Audio 150w speakers
3 Martin audio blackline F15 speakers
2 EV ZX1-90 Speakers
2 EV SB122 Subwoofers
AV facilities panels round stage and auditorium
Multiway sockets in prompt corner; rear of stalls; rear of balcony and projection room
||2 circuit, show relay and communications, to dressing rooms, projection room and bar (techpro)
4 single muff headsets and beltpacks (techpro)
||Green velour house tabs and border
Black wool serge borders
Black wool serge legs
1 black wool serge flat tab 22' wide
2 pairs black wool serge gathered tabs