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Dance Studio


Outlook of Dance Studio 1

  • Raked floor, continental seating on padded benches. Full seating capacity: 100
  • Wheelchair spaces at studio floor


  • Studio stage; flat floor
  • Floor surface - permanent lay black Harlequin Cascade dance floor over sprung timber floor

Performing Area

  • 10mW x 10.5mD x 5.25mH to overhead grid

Suspension System

  • Overhead pipe grid for masking and lighting

Stock Masking

  • 4 pairs of black legs and 4 sets of borders (wool serge)
  • 1 white filled gauze cyclorama
  • 1 set of black tabs drawn across cyclorama as black backcloth

Get In

  • Through rear-stage door, minimum dimensions 1.6m W x 2m H
  • Goods lift access to all floors

** Stage Equipment

  • Various rigging hardware and hoist units available
  • Cougar XLT 1600 hydraulic lift (max 4.9m H)
  • Ballet barres / mirrors



  • Located on working platform built above seating area


  • ETC Express 48/96 control with ETC HSR24+ Sensor+ 48 way dimmer rack


  • Profiles:
    • CCT Mini Profile 650W x 28
  • Fresnels:
    • CCT Mini Fresnel 650W x 36
    • CCT Starlette Fresnel 1kW x 16
  • Others:
    • Cyclorama CODA4 300W x 5

Lighting Positions

  • FOH / Overhead pipe grid



  • Located on working platform built above seating area

House console

  • Yamaha M-3000A 24/8/16 24-channel analogue mixing console with 8 groups, 8 aux sends, 16 x 8 matrix outputs

** Signal processing equipment

  • Lexicon PCM70 reverb unit, Yamaha SPX990 multi-effect processor

** Playback equipment

  • Marantz PMD331/ 340 CD players, Tascam MD-801R Mini-Disc recorders

** Microphones

  • Dynamic:
    • AUDIX D4, OM6
    • Electro-Voice RE20
    • Sennheiser BF531, e 835-S, MD421, MD422, MD738FE
    • Shure Beta58, SM57, SM58
  • Condenser:
    • AKG CK1, GN30, GN50
    • AUDIX M1250;
    • Neumann KM140, KM184
    • Sennheiser BF5032
    • Shure SM85, SM87

** Wireless Microphones

  • Mipro VHF MR series with Lavalier or Hand-held Microphone

Fixed House PA system

  • EAW FW-253e 3-way full range main Left and Right
  • EAW FL-103 2-way full range centre cluster located at down stage centre overhead
  • Fixed House EQs and system delay line unit system
  • Foldback Speaker EAW JF-80 2-way full range located at main stage overhead as general coverage


  • Mobile Stage Manager's intercom master station on control platform or auditorium
  • Intercom system available at all control points
  • Cast paging system


** Projection Screens

  • Da-Lite Tripod Screen 50" x 50"
  • Cinefold Portable (Front or Rear) 10.5' W x 7' H

Other Facilities

** Dressing Rooms

  • 2 dressing rooms at rear stage accommodating 6 persons each can be arranged

Artists' facilities

  • Show relay / cast paging
  • CCTV by arrangement


Dance Studio 1 Technical Drawing

Dance Studio 1 Technical Drawing
(PDF) / (Autocad drawing)

Dance Studio 1 Lighting Plan

Dance Studio 1 Lighting Plan

Dance Studio 1 General Information

Dance Studio 1 General Information


The Academy reserves the right to amend or upgrade venue facilities without notice.
* Optional equipment for which an additional daily hire charge will apply.
** These items are shared amongst several venues. Their availability for a particular hiring is at the management's sole discretion.