Production Name:
La bohème

To download La bohème Set Rental Packet click here

For more information please contact:
Steve Grair, Director of Production
(941) 366-8450 ext. 525
[email protected]

Production Information:
Scenic Designer: David Gordon
Stage Director: Stephanie Sundine
Conductor: Victor DeRenzi
Year Built: 2006

WHITE SPACE
Built By: R.A. Reed Productions
Period: 1830's Traditional
# of set: 3 (Act 1/4, Act 2, Act 3)
Designer packet available upon request

Transportation:
Number of Vans: Two (2) for scenery and props
Size of Vans: 53' air ride trailer(s)
 

Costumes:
Owner: Utah Symphony Opera

Fees:
Scenery Rental Fee: $15,000 for up to four (4) performances
Additional Performances: $2,500 Each
Security Deposit: $3,000 non refundable security deposit due at contract signing
Designer Royalty: $1,500 payable directly to designer
Designer USA Payment: 21% of designer royalty. Payable to USA
Technical Supervisor: $400 per day (travel or working) plus housing and transportation. Load in and out
Load in/out & Damage deposit: $3,500 refundable deposit (minus actual labor cost and damage)
Insurance Required: $135,000

Crew Requirements:
In Sarasota the following crew sizes were used. Crew sizes may vary for the renting company based on its schedule, the size of the theatre, union contract, etc. 

WHITE SPACE
Deck Carpenters
Fly-man
Props
Electricians
Truck-loaders
Approximate time

Load In
9
1
3
n/a
4
16 hours

Running
7
1
3
3
n/a
2 hours, 45 min

Strike
9
1
3
n/a
4
12 hours

The figures above represent union crew persons. The scenery was constructed for repertory presentation.

Original Theatre Information:
The production was presented at the Sarasota Opera House, which is described below:

Width of proscenium: 36'-2"
Depth (PL to back wall): 29'-7"
Wing width SR: 81'-8"
# of line sets: 36
Depth (PL to last line): 29'-1"

Height of Proscenium: 22'-0"
Height of grid: 49'-0"
Depth of apron: 7'-0" @ CL
Wing Width SL: 7'-6"
Size of loading door: 8'W x 9'-8"H

Set Technical Information:
Minimum width: 36'-0"
Minimum depth: 35'-0"
Total # of line sets: 26
Line sets for scenery: 8
Line sets for electrics: 9
Line sets for masking: 9
Height of tallest drop: 24'-0"
Tripping of drops permitted: Yes
Furthest upstage flying piece: 27'-0"
Weight of Heaviest flyer: 500 lbs.
Dimensions of largest hard flying piece: 16'-0"H x 9"D x 14'-0"W x (tree branch)
Dimensions of largest soft piece: 24'-0"H x 56'-0"W
Dimensions of largest standing piece: 18'-3"H x 27'-6"W x 8'-5"D (rolling tree)
Set designed with stock SOA ground cloth included

Properties Information:
Props available with the show: 
Hand Props: Possible, please confirm
Furniture: Possible, please confirm
Set props: Included with scenery
Weapons: N/A

Props not included with show:
Wood Stove
Act I/IV chairs
Act I/IV bed
Painting stool
Canvas paintings
Act II Café chairs

Projection/Special Effects Information:
Surtitle projections available: No
Special projections: N/A

Production History:
Sarasota Opera: 2006, 2011
Opera Birmingham: 2015

Additional Notes:
Chain Hoist recommended to assemble Garret and Momus Walls
Large amount of stage weight required for rolling arbor jack supports
Stocks Units not included with rental (may be available for separate rental)
Four (4) 4' x 10' stress skin platforms for Act II decking