This page contains information for theatre companies bringing a production to Minack
Download any of the listed items by clicking on the heading.
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 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.
Here’s a link to Cornwall Council’s latest information regarding ‘Children In Entertainment’.
Director’s please note – this plan shows useful info for blocking.
Stage plan and measurements
Useful for stage designers.
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
…for Stage Managers