Theatre at College of San Mateo - Technical Specs
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Our 400-seat facility with state-of-the-art surround-sound, a new lighting control system and convienient parking is the site of many college events such as plays, concerts, dance, performances, lectures and graduations.

CSM Theatre technical specifcations are as follows:
Seating Capacity
  • 400 plus 2 areas for physically disabled guests.
Stage Dimensions
  • Length: 27'4" plaster line to back wall
  • 42' 11" apron (apex; curved) to back wall
  • 15' 7" apron (apex; curved) to plaster line
  • Width: 32' clear and usable centered upstage of pros.
  • 56' apron downstage of pros.
  • Height: 55'' to grid
Stage Flooring
  • A-A grade ¼" Masonite black matte over original hardwood
  • 35' dentered; covers apron as well
  • 20 traps total centered to set prop below
Proscenium
  • 32' W x 18' H; 16" thickness
Orchestra Pit
  • 8' 10" deep at point centered
  • 35' wide
  • 5' 10" drop from stage level
  • Apron height 23.5"
Crossover
  • Crossover through shop; upstage of back wall
Loading Door
  • Loading door stage to shop: 32'W x 15' 9" H
  • Shop to dock: 13' 3"W x 17' H
Stage access doors
  • Stage left: 6' 10" W x 5' 10" H
  • Stage right: 6' 10" W x 5' 10" H
riggingRigging
  • 20 single purchase counterweight/ 6 pinrail
  • House plot Rigging Schedule available (Acrobat Reader Required)
Soft Goods
  • Main act curtain; main traveler, 3 sets of legs
  • 3 borders, blacks, 50% fullness
  • Cyclorama, curved, white bleached
  • House plot Rigging Schedule (Acrobat Reader Required)
Lighting
  • ETC Senor SR 48 dimmers
  • 2 racks; 192 dimmers total
  • 155 circuits
  • ETC Insight 3 console
  • House lights ETC Unison
  • DMX -5 locations; 2 sl, 2 sr, 1 beam
  • Remote focus unit sr and 2nd beam
  • Dimmer Schedule (Acrobat Reader Required)
  • Light plot
Control room
Control Room
Audio

Allen & Heath GL 2000 Console; 32 input/2 stereo input

4 Output/2 main Output/4 auxillary output
Amplifiers:

  • QSC CX 302 (2)
  • QSC CX 502
  • QSC CX 702
  • QSC CX 902
  • QSC CX 1102 (2)
  • Hafler P-1500
  • Crown D-75A
Speakers:

  • JBL 2 VS-3215-9
  • JBL 2 VS-2110
  • JBL 2 VS-125HS
  • JBL 6 8340A
  • JBL 4 8330A
  • JBL 2 Control 25-BLK
Stage Monitor System:

  • Mackie 1604 VLZ Pro console
  • Teac CD P1120 deck
  • Mackie FR Series M-1400 amplifier
  • Crown K2 amplifier
  • Crown Com Tech 810 amplifier
  • Community CSX 38-S2 monitors
  • PAS T-1212 monitors
Microphones:

  • 12 Shure SM 57
  • 2 Shure Beta 58A
  • 2 Shure 588sd
  • 2 SM-58 wireless handheld
  • 1 LS 114-W wireless lavalier
Microphone stands:

  • 6 Banquet stands
  • 5 Round base straight
  • 5 Round base/ 3 triangle base boom
Processors, etc.:

  • TOA MP-1216 monitor
  • Symetrix 302 pre-amp
  • Shure DFR 11EQ digital
  • JBL DSC 260A controller
  • Rane SM 26B splitter
  • Extron SW4-AR/HVxi switcher
  • Extron SW6-SA/MX switcher
  • Videotek RS12A router
  • AutoPatch 4YDM
  • Lexicon DC-2 controller
  • Crestron CNMSX-Pro
  • Faroudja DVP-3000
  • Furman Power conditioners
Playback:

  • Pioneer DVD V7400
  • Sony SLVR-1000 S video
  • Philips CDC 751 CD
  • Denon DR M20 cassette
  • Teac 2300sx deck
Overhead Projectors:

  • Kodak 35mm AF-2
  • DP 8gv video/RGBHV
Clear Com:

  • MS 440 station
  • St. manager sr/ 1- rigging sl/2- booth
House plugs:

  • 14 channels stage-booth
  • A/V RGBHV RCA inputs in: stage manager console, stage right apron, stage left apron, control booth (2)
  • Category 5 on stage/booth
Assisted Audio System (for Hearing Impaired):

  • Senheiser SI-1015
  • 8 headsets
Other:

  • 2 director (Whirlwind) DI
  • 14 ch snake stage
  • Steinway & Son 7' Grand "B" #385832
Mix position:

  • From booth
  • Alternate Mix FOH uses 6-8 seats
Related Space
Dressing Room:

  • Upper level includes make up mirrors/lighting
  • Restrooms with shower
  • Access: stage right; crossover shop
Small Green room:

  • Stage level; off stage left 10' x 13'
  • Access: Stage Left
Large Green room:

  • Upper level include couches & costume racks
  • Portable piano for practice
  • Sink 20' x 18'
  • Access: Stage left; crossover shop
Dance warm up area:

  • Upper level includes fixed dance bars; mirrors 24'x18'Lobby
  • Access: stage left; crossover shop
Lobby:

  • Front of Theatre - 105' L x 16' W
  • Ticket booth, available for reception
  • Production Office
Small Kitchen:

  • Off of lobby; refrigerator, stove
  • Access: In Lobby; audience left