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Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre
The Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre houses two performance venues, as well as the administration offices and the 'Ticket Seller,' Vernon's official ticket agent , located in the front entrance of the Performing Arts Centre.

The main auditorium is a 750 seat proscenium arch theatre with orchestra and balcony seating.

The Marie Fleming Hall is a flexible 'black box' space with potential seating for 100 persons.

Each venue has its own lobby, entrance and loading area.
Please Note
For bookings dated after September 1, 2012, the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre will no longer restrict the booking of similar or competitive acts on dates that are close to any existing booking.
Rental Contact
Dave Unrau - Rentals Coordinator
dave@ticketseller.ca
3800 - 33rd Street
Vernon, British Columbia V1T 5T6
Phone: (250) 542-9355
Fax: (250) 542-9384
Contents
Auditorium Dimensions
Distance from the back wall (P13) to the edge of the stage: 58' 0"

Distance from the wheel chair seats (L38 or L1) to closest edge of the stage: 39' 7" (from rail at back of w/c bay to edge of stage)

Distance from the lighting booth to the edge of the stage: 76' 7"
Proscenium Arch Opening
Width: Max 43' 0" Min 35' 0" (Adjustable with Hard Tormentors)
Height: Max 26' 0" Min 18' 6" (Adjustable with the Grand Border)
Stage Dimensions
Plaster Line:

  • 34' 8" to upstage wall
  • 12' 8" to downstage apron

Centre Line:

  • 44' 0" to SL Clear
  • 42' 6" to SR Clear

Height:

  • 30' 6" under SL Rail
  • 26' 6" Height under SR Rail
  • 65' Grid Height

Stage Floor
The stage has a working, sprung floor surfaced in black painted masonite.
Traps
The stage has nine traps located centre stage, immediately upstage of the orchestra pit. These traps are grouped three wide by three deep, with each trap measuring approximately 3'6" x 4'0"
Orchestra Pit
The orchestra pit consists of removable pit covers located over the apron of the stage. Access to the pit is by a staircase in the SR wing. The orchestra pit does not accommodate the grand piano.

Width: SR to SL 34' 0" US to DS 11' 3" (at centre)
Depth: Below Stage 6' 0" Below Audience 2' 6"
Versalite Staging System
24- 3'x 6' Black Decks available at 8", 16", 24" and 30" heights

A 9' wide by 12' long, or 6' wide x 18' long thrust stage can be provided.
Dressing Rooms
1 chorus dressing room with stations for 21 persons
1 chorus dressing room with stations for 18 persons
2 principals' dressing rooms with stations for 4 persons each

Showers provided, renters provide towels & toiletries.
Loading Bay
The loading bay is a 26' x 26' area located in the northeast corner of the building (Approx. 16' x 26' open space).

Doors: 14' 0"H x 10' 0"W (inner and outer doors)

* Loading bay entry is ground level, not a dock *
Fly System
33 Line Sets, including:
  • 4 Single Purchase line sets containing electrics
  • 16 Single Purchase line sets containing curtains
  • 13 Single Purchase line sets available

Batten length: 60' 0" with 2' 6" extenders on each end: total length of 65' 0"
Maximum Flying Height 64' 0''
Maximum 1200 lbs lineset
Drapes
1 main curtain with 2 Panels, each 29' w x 30' h, red velour
1 grand border 55' 0"w x 8' 0"h, red velour
2 travellers 2 Panels, each 29' 0"w x 30' 0"h, black commando cloth
1 scrim 52' 0"W x 30' 0"H, black
1 cyclorama 52' 0"W x 28' 0"H, blue white
5 pairs of legs 8' 0"W x 30' 0"H, black commando cloth
4 borders 60' 0"W x 8' 0"H, black commando cloth
2 Germans (one each side) 8' 0"W x 30' 0"H, black commando cloth
8 white sheer panels
8 glam sheer panels
Movie Screen & Projectors
15' x 30' front-projection screen on flown lineset
Panasonic PT - D26700 Projector
Front of House Projector and 60" x 60" inch screen (for exclusive use in foyer and Marie Fleming Hall)
Lighting
Please contact our TD for information at td@ticketseller.ca
Sound Equipment
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca

Booth is located at rear centre of balcony seating or house mix position at the rear centre of orchestra seating.
NOTE: It takes two technicians and one hour of time to move the sound position into the house.
Microphones
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
Monitors
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
Other
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
Variable Room Acoustic System
Level Control Systems (VRAS) More information on this system is available on the Level Control Systems web page at http://www.lcsaudio.com/
Effects Equipment
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
Music Equipment
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
Dance Equipment
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
The Marie Fleming Hall
The Marie Fleming Hall is a 31' x 40' flexible 'black box' space with a sprung floor.
Risers, lighting and sound equipment are shared with the Main Auditorium
Please contact the TD at td@ticketseller.ca
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