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Béthanie Theatre


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  • Raked floor, continental seating in one level
  • Seating capacity: 153
  • Wheelchair spaces can be provided


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  • Studio stage; flat floor
  • Floor surface - polished timber

Performing Area

  • Stage depth: 4.5m D
  • Stage width: forestage 11m W, upstage 9m W

Suspension System

  • One fixed octagonal shape lighting bar within stage and auditorium overhead

Get In

  • Through auditorium right, minimum dimension: 1.2m W x 2m H

Stage Equipment

  • 10' step ladder x 1
  • Wenger Musician Chair x 15 nos.
  • Wenger Music Stand x 15 nos.



  • Located in room at rear of auditorium


  • ETC Express 24/48 control with ETC Sensor CEM Dimmers System, 48 channels, 48 x 3kW dimmers
  • Mains patch individually


  • Permanent Concert Lighting above performing area:
    • ETC Source Four 750W 36° x 15
    • ETC Source Four PARNel 750W x 20

Lighting Positions

  • One fixed octagonal shape lighting bar within stage and auditorium for suspension of light objects
  • Lighting bar height: 4.25m H from stage floor



  • Located in room at rear of auditorium

House Console

  • Mackie Onyx 1640 16-channel analogue console with 4 groups, 6 aux sends and main outputs

Signal Processing Equipment

  • Klark Teknik DN410 parametric equalizer
  • Rane ME60 1/3 Oct equalizer
  • dbx 1046 quad compressor / limiter
  • Yamaha SPX2000 multi-effect unit

Playback Equipment

  • Marantz PMD331 CD player
  • Tascam MD350 Mini-Disc player


  • Dynamic: Audix OM6
  • Condenser: AKG C451E; Sennheiser e865

Wireless Microphones

  • Sennheiser ew500 series radio system, with e865 condenser capsule handheld microphones

Fixed House PA System

  • EAW MK2394 2-way full range as main L, R and cluster with Yamaha programmable parametric EQ


  • Colour CCTV monitor viewing stage at control room
  • Colour CCTV monitor in Exhibition Area for latecomers



  • Located in room at rear of auditorium

Projection Screen

  • Front projection screen permanent installed on upstage, screen size: 6.4m(W) x 2.7m(H)
  • With adjustable black masking and motorized curtain

Video Projector

  • Panasonic DLP PT-DW6300 projector(6000 lumens), aspect ratio 16 : 10, HD ready, ceiling mounted in control room
  • With zoom lens x 1, throw ratio (2.4 - 3.8 : 1)

Video Playback Equipment

  • Pioneer DV 989AVi-G DVD player
  • Sony BDP-S1500 Blu-ray Disc Player
  • HTPC Video Playback System

Surround processor

  • Denon DN-A7100 AV Surround Preamplifier

Other Facilities

Dressing Rooms

  • 2 dressing rooms at backstage and equip with access codes locks
  • DR1 for 5 persons and DR2 for 6 persons
  • Shower and toilet in each room


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Bethanie Theatre Seating Plan

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Bethanie Theatre Technical Drawing
(PDF) / (Autocad drawing)

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Bethanie Theatre General Information


The Academy reserves the right to amend or upgrade venue facilities without notice.