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McFarlin Memorial Auditorium

Technical Specifications

House Technical Specifications

Stage

  • Proscenium Height: 32
  • Proscenium Width: 47 6”
  • Curtain line to back wall: 33
  • Curtain line to back pipe: 28 6”
  • Apron depth: 6
  • Wing Space: 16 SR & SL (SL restricted)
  • LAIR Sprung Floor: Black Finish

Fly System

  • 38 counterweighted linesets (35 available/refer line plot)
  • (Flyfloor located stage left)
  • 12 sets of hemplines (refer to line plot)
  • (Hemp loft and pinrail located stage right)
  • Grid height 50

Curtains

  • Black velour legs: 7 sets
  • Black velour borders: 7 sets
  • Black velour traveler: 2 sets (1 midstage, 1 upstage)
  • Red velour main curtain: 1 set
  • Sky blue cyclorama: 1 set
  • White scrim: 1 set
  • Black velour blackout curtain: 1 set
  • Black scrim avail for rental: 1 set ($150.00)
  • White scrim: 1 set Black scrim avail for rental: 1 set ($150.00)

Projection System

  • Screen - front projection, located behind main curtain; 20 x 35 adjustable masking
  • 2 Projectors - 35mm Century with changeovers
  • 1 Panasonic Digital Projector - (Model# PT-D5700UL) 6000 lumens 

Dressing Rooms

  • Upper level: 4 (2 ea. Side, 10 x 12)
  • Stage level: 4 (2 ea. Side, 10 x 12)
  • Lower level: 2 (1 Chorus / 1 Catering, 13 x 17)
  • *Note: Two showers, located in stage right and stage left dressing rooms.

Rehearsal Studio

  • 1001 Square Feet (23 x 33)
  • Harlequin Sprung Floor: Grey Finish
  • Ballet Bars
  • Ipod Docking Station with Surround Sound

Load-in

  • From parking lot behind auditorium to large open elevator to second floor, opens back of stage.
  • Stage door is 8 wide x 10 high. Elevator platform is 5 x 8 with a 4,000 lb. capacity. ⇒ Allow up to 2 hours additional time for large shows.
  • Black velour borders: 7 sets Black velour traveler: 2 sets (1 midstage, 1 upstage)

Lighting Specifications

House Dimmers

  • ETC Sensor 288 dimmers
  • ∞ 288 @ 2.4 K
  • ∞ Raceway and drop box combinations

Control Board

  • Control board is an ION 1000 Console with 1024 outputs/parameters. The board has a capacity of 9,999 cues per show with 1,000 control channels; 500 groups and 108 overlapping submasters with programmable effects (using Emphasis server). The memory mode records/playsback with timed cross fades and split fades. Board is capable of operating color scrollers, intellibeams, cyberlights, e.t.c. Console is located on the main floor seating level in the light booth at the rear of house. Board is running Emphasis software. Board will except Expression and Insight formats.
There are three disconnects for road hook-ups: total of 2100 amps.
  • 100 amp. X 3 phase
  • 200 amp. X. 3 phase
  • 400 amp. X 3 phase

Lighting Inventory

  • Strand Century 10" lekos (FOH) 1K 6
  • Strand Century 6x9 lekos 750w 18
  • Source 4-36° 575w 50
  • Source 4-26° 575w 50
  • Source 4-19° 575w 20 (FOH)
  • Altman 6 x12 lekos 750w 54
  • Altman 6 x9 lekos 750w 36
  • Altman 8" fresnels  1K 27
  • Kligle 6" fresnels 750w 12
  • LED Cycs ShowLine SL BAR 660 5
  • LED Cycs ShowLine SLBAR520 16
  • Strips 4 circuit, 8 150w 20
  • Par 64 - med flood 1K 28
  • Par 64 - narrow 1K 6
  • Par 64 - wide 1K 6
  • Ground row 4 circuit, T-3 300W 8
  • Lycian M2 Medium Throw 2500k Mag Ballast 2 (fixed)
  • Two-fers 50
  • Assorted jumpers varies
  • 6 channel multicable 50 2
  • 6 channel multicable 25 2
  • Note: Stage uses 3-pin stage connectors

Spotlights

  • Lycian M2 Medium Throw 2500k Mag Ballast 2

MIS

  • DF50 Hazer 2
  • F100 Fogger 1

Sound Specifications

Front of House

  • Located at front of lower balcony to house left (*reconfigurable at client's option) …250-ft 40X8 Snake for alternate mix position 1
  • Midas Verona 400 Mixing Console 1
  • 192 point ADC Pro Patch patchbay 1
  • Tascam CD 302 dual CD player 1
  • Tascam 322 dual-cassette deck 1
  • Tascam 32 stereo half-track reel-to-reel 1
  • Klark Teknik DN-310 1/3 octave EQ 1
  • Rane MQ-30 1/3 octave EQ 2 (assigned to foldback A & B)
  • Yamaha SPX-990 effects processor 1
  • Tascam DAT Recorder 1
  • House Microphone Lines

    • Downstage floor pocket 8
    • Stage right panel 16
    • Stage left panel 16
    • Gridiron 4
    • Center front of lower balcony 1
    • Center front of upper balcony 1

    House Tie Lines

    • Stage right panel XLR male 4
    • Stage left panel XLR male 4
    • Center front of lower balcony TRS jacks 2

    Microphones

    • Wireless:
    • Shure U-124 Receiver 1
    • Shure U-124 Transmitter 2
    • Shure Beta 58 Transmitter 2
    • Countryman E6 Headset 2
    • Shure Lavalier 2
    • Shure SM-57 14
    • Shure SM-58 3
    • Shure SM-81 2
    • Crown PCC 160 2
    • AKG D224E 2
    • AKG Piano 1
    • Audio Technica AT-835 3
    • Audio Technica Unipoint Goosenecks
    • Flown Line Arrays
    • 20 Meyer M'elodie high power/self-powered curvilinear array speakers – 10 per side flown (stereo configuration)
    • [Speak to Auditorium Management regarding removal of Arrays]

    Subwoofers

    • 2 Meyer 600-HP high power/self-powered subwoofers – 1 per side, orchestra floor or stage-stacked (stereo configuration)

    Front Fill

    • 3 Meyer M1D low profile/self-powered speakers – stage-edge stacked (mono configuration)

    System Controller

    • 1 Meyer Galileo 408: 4 x 8 in out loudspeaker management system – mounted in FOH rack

    Ancillary Equipment

    • A/C power distribution rack and A/C power/signal distribution cabling package for above sound system
    • Rigging package for above flown Meyer M'elodie speaker arrays, including 2 CM TC
    • CM-5Pro-1PH one-half (1/2) ton chain hoists – 1 per side (1,000 pounds maximum load capacity per chain hoist