Eric Harvie Theatre

Eric Harvie Theatre

The 959-seat Eric Harvie Theatre is the main auditorium in the theatre complex. It is a proscenium house with fly tower that regularly accommodates opera, dance, a wide variety of music, film, drama, and conferences.

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Piano on stage of Eric Harvie Theatre
Audience inside Eric Harvie Theatre

Stage Dimensions

Proscenium Opening: Width 46' 8" max., Height 22' 4"
Setting Line: to US wall 40' 5", to DS Edge of Pit Elevator 14' 3"
Centre Line: to SL Wall Clear 50' 2", to SR Wall Clear 44' 2"
Stage Floor to Under Grid: 49' 9"


Fly Information

Total Sets of Lines: 51 (0 - US/DS)
Occupied Lines: 6 ( #1, #2, #5, #6, #14, #15, #26, #27, #29, #41, #42 and #51)
Loading Capacity: 1000 lbs
Length of Pipes: 63' 2"
Maximum Flying Height: 47' 0" to 48' 0"


Stage Goods

Main Curtain
1 @ 22’0” x 46’ 0”
Brown
Legs
10 @ 25’H x 16’W
Black Velour
Borders
5 @ 15’H x 63’W
Black Velour
Border Tabs
4 @ 15’H x 10’9”W
Black Velour
Black Drops
1 @ 25’H x 63’
Black Velour
Black Traveller Tabs
2 @ 25’H x 30’W
Black Velour
Additional Tabs
2 @ 29’6W x 25’H
Black Velour
R.P. Screen
1 @ 24’H x 60’W
White
White Scrim
1 @ 24’H x 60’W
Sharkstooth
Black Scrim
1 @ 24’H X 60’W
Sharkstooth

Shared Stage Equipment


Orchestra Pit

Pit Dimensions: 45' 11" wide x 27' 5" long x 8' 7" deep
Capacity: 60 Musicians Maximum
Related Equipment: various 9' and 7' grand pianos by arrangement, 100 music stands, chairs and lights.


Scale Plan

EHT Scale Plan

View full size 1/4" = 1"-0" PDF (right-click on the link to download file)


Scale Section

EHT Scale Section

View full size 1/4" = 1"-0" PDF (right-click on the link to download file)


Electronic or hard-copy drawings of Theatre Complex performance spaces, repertory lighting plots and line plots are available by contacting: murray_palmer@banffcentre.ca


Lighting

Control System
Main console: ETC Gio, 999 cue lists, 300 submasters, 10,000 channels (devices), 200 active playbacks
Remote console: ETC Gio, 999 cue lists, 300 submasters, 10,000 channels (devices), 200 active playbacks.
Dimming: Strand C21, dimmer-per-circuit.
Dimmers: 400 @ 2.4K and 6 2.4K dual Non Dim contactor modules available.


Instrument Inventory

Eric Harvie Theatre

Instruments
 
Quantity
Field Angle
ETC
Source 4 Fixture Body
131
 
ETC
Source 4 Lens Tube: 10°
2
10°
ETC
Source 4 Lens Tube: 19°
6
19°
ETC
Source 4 Lens Tube: 26°
55
26°
ETC
Source 4 Lens Tube: 36°
62
36°
ETC
Source 4 Lens Tube: 50°
6
50°
Colortran
6” 1kw Zoom
24
15°-35°
Colortran
6” 1kw Zoom (w/iris)
12
15°-35°
Colortran
6” 1kw 12/20/30/40
46
 
Colortran
6” 1kw 20/30/40 (w/iris)
8
 
Strand
6” 1kw Axial LEKO Body*
20
 
Strand
Lens Tube: 6x12
4
28°
Parellipsphere
1kw Zoom
16
23°-50°
Altman
8” 1kw PAR-64 (W,M,N,VN)
21
 
Strand
10” 2kw Fresnel (Patt 243)
2
16°-50°
Strand
Iris-3 1kw Cyc Light
10
 
Selecon
Aurora‐4 1kw Ground Row
11
 
Vari*lite
VL‐1000AS
4
19°-70°
Vari*lite
VL‐3500Q (Spot)
4
10°-60°
Vari*lite
VLX‐LED Wash
6
23°-58°
Pani
HMI‐1200 Follow Spot
3
10°
I-Cue
 
2
 


Shared Lighting Equipment


Shared Projection Equipment


Sound

LOCATION:

Sound Booth ‐ right rear of auditorium with sliding window

HOUSE MIX POSITION ‐ rear of audience area centre

MIXING CONSOLE:
Digico SD9
Permanently installed in Sound Booth

TAPE MACHINES/PLAYBACK:
‐ 1 Tascam CD450 Player

BOOTH MONITORS:
‐ Tannoy PBM8 with Bryston 3B Power

INSTALLED SPEAKERS:
Central cluster ‐ 2 Apogee AE5 Speakers w/Crest Power
Left & Right Mains - 1 Meyer CQ1, UPA1C and 650P Sub per side
Stage Dance Side‐fills ‐ 4 Meyer 500R speakers (2 stage left and 2 stage right mounted off of the lighting bridges), Meyer 500 Amplifier/processor powered

INTERCOM SYSTEM:

Master Station: Location - D.S.R.

Type: Clear Com.

24 locations within the theatre

Sound Reinforcement System Notes:

The Sound Reinforcement system is not designed for large acts, maximum levels at the back of house are 96dBC. As a general guide if your event has a band with drums, bass, guitars and or percussion, external full rental PA will be required.

Please confirm what is available for your show with:
Murray Palmer, Technical Director
(403) 762-6479 or e-mail murray_palmer@banffcentre.ca


Shared Sound Equipment


Road Power

400A, 200A, and 100A three-phase disconnect switches, all fed from THE SAME 400A disconnect. This must be booked in advance.