Spotlight Tech Day

Students are invited to Spotlight’s Technicians Masterclass led by their Union department heads at The Orpheum Theatre.

Date: January 20, 2018
Times:  Session 1: 9:00 a.m. – noon; Session 2: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Orpheum Theatre
Cost: $5 cash at the theatre
Registration:  Visit the registration website to sign up.

Workshop Description:

  • Tour of The Orpheum – Explore the Orpheum and discuss what management goes into making a touring show operate in a theatre like ours.
  • Electrician- A hands on experiences hanging and focusing lights on the Orpheum stage, see what it takes to light up a stage of this size.
  • Spot Operator – Head on up to the Spot booth and learn about the equipment and test your steady hand at focusing and following.
  • Sound Designer – Learn what it takes to build and design a professional show. Take your turn at the board and test your ear.
  • Fly Systems/Lead Carpenter – Understand what it takes to be a part of a much larger team and band together for a hands on experience of hanging legs, and take the climb to learn about the inner workings of the gulley and to master and handle the rail, from below, or above.