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Set Rental Information
Costume Rental Information


Stage Director: Peter Kazaras
Conductor: Brian Garman
Set Designer: Donald Eastman
Costume Designer: Heidi Ganser
Lighting Designer: Connie Yun
Scenery Period/Style: Modern
Year Set Built: 2009
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: Contemporary English Boarding School
Year Costumes Built: 2009
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop




Scenery and Services Fee: $10,000.00
Director: Required to offer first opportunity to provide artist’s services.
Set Designer Royalty: Included
Number and size of truck(s): 1 - 48' Logistic post with Air-Ride
Insured set value: $50,000.00
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $4,000.00 required. Actual costs will be calculated and SO will invoice/refund the difference.
Technical Supervisor: Provided by Seattle Opera.
Required for the initial load-in, set-up and load-out.
Expect 1 day to load-in this scenery and 1 day to strike and load-out.

NOTE: The quoted costs are subject to change. Final costs will be set when a contract is requested.

Crew Requirements:

  Set-Up         Running         Strike
Stage Carpenters: 13         1         13
Stage Properties Crew: 6         2         6
Stage Electricians: 4         2*         4
Stage Fly Men: 1         1         1
Approximate time (hours): 8 hrs                   8 hrs

* Does not include board operators

Technical Requirements:

Minimum width: 50’
Minimum depth: 30'
Minimum number of line sets: 1 (does not include masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 23' 6"
Height of tallest flying piece: 23'

NOTE: Stock raker boxes are included if available.

NOTE: Stock equipment is NOT included in the rental price. Stock equipment includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • All black masking
  • Black Scrim
  • BOC
  • Split BOC or traveler




  • Total Costume rental: $4,600.00
  • Costume Rental Fee
  • Designer Royalty
  • Packing charges
  • Cleaning
Not Included:
  • Refundable damage deposit
  • Shipping
  • Insurance Certificate

Costume Breakdown:

PRINCIPAL WOMEN (4 costumes)

  • 1) Tytania (x2 – double cast)
  • 1) Helena (x2 – double cast)
  • 1) Hermia
  • 1) Ippolyta (x2 – double cast)

PRINCIPAL MEN (13 costumes)

  • 1) Oberon
  • 1) Puck
  • 1) Demetrius
  • 1) Lysander
  • 1) Theseus
  • 2) Bottom + Ass + Pyramus
  • 1) Quince
  • 1.5) Flute + Thisbee
  • 1.5) Snug + Lion
  • 1) Starveling + Moon
  • 1) Snout + Wall

CHORUS GIRLS (4 costumes—2 bodies)

  • 2) School Uniforms
  • 2) Pajamas

CHORUS BOYS (12 costumes—6 bodies)

  • 6) School Uniforms
  • 6) Pajamas

SUPER BOYS (1 costume)

  • 1) Changeling


All rental information and pricing is subject to change without notice. Material at this site is the property of Seattle Opera and is presented solely for informational and educational purposes. It is not to be reproduced or used for any other purpose without the written consent of Seattle Opera.

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