Information for Theatre Companies

This page contains information for theatre companies bringing a production to Minack

Download any of the listed items by clicking on the heading.

COMPANY NOTES

Notes For Playing Company 2017
General Notes that are an integral part of the contract between Minack and the Playing Company

Notes for Company Directors & Producers
Detailed guidance notes regarding blocking, duration of performances, bad weather etc.

Notes for Publicity Managers
Detailed guidance regarding publicity, posters and programme.
Download Minack’s logo from the following links:
Transparent tiff, transparent black tiff, jpeg

Notes for Lighting & Sound Technicians
Detailed guidance for techicians working on shows at Minack.
See below for downloadable tech specs.

Notes for Stage Managers
Guidance re. responsibilities and facilities.

The Production Risk Assessment
This form will need to be completed and sent to Simon Hutchings ([email protected]) before keys can be issued.

Child performers
Here’s a link to Cornwall Council’s latest information regarding ‘Children In Entertainment’.

STAGE PLANS

Floor Plan - JPG 166k
Director’s please note – this plan shows useful info for blocking.
Stage plan and measurements
Useful for stage designers.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Minack standard lighting rig plan 2017
Minack standard lighting rig plan with channel numbers 2017

Equipment Listing 2017

USEFUL DOCUMENTS

If you are planning to use fireworks check out these links for up-to-date information:
Explosives Industry Group – download latest Guide to Pyrotechnic Articles (Safety) Regs.
British Pyrotechnics Association
Pyros Checklist – PDF 165k
Request for special effects – DOC 30k

USEFUL IMAGES

…for Stage Managers

Dimensions of Fish Slab (front)

Dimensions of ‘fish slab’

Back-of-slab

Dimension of back of the slab

Dimensions of Arches (back of circle)

Dimensions of Arches (back of circle)

Dimensions of Pillars (SL of slab)

Dimensions of Pillars (SL of slab)

Dimensions of Arch below Juliet balcony

Dimensions of Arch below Juliet balcony