Seattle Opera Rentals


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Set Rental Information
Costume Rental Information


Stage Director: Lori Larsen (1993)
Set Designer: Ercole Sormani
Costumes: Malabar Ltd.
Year Built: sets circa 1970
Shop: Sormani
Period/Style: Traditional
Tech Director: Noel Uzemack
Stage Manager: Marc Rush




Scenery and Services Fee: $15,500.00 (Including some props)
Director: No obligations
Set Designer royalty: N/A
Set Designer employment: N/A
Number and size of truck(s): 1 - 48' logistic post with air ride
Insured set value: $100,000.00
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:

In Seattle, the following crew sizes were used. These may vary for the renting company according to its own theater.

Set-Up Running Strike
Stage Carpenters 8 6 8
Stage Properties Crew 4 3 4
Stage Electricians 6* 5* 6*
Stage Fly Men 2 2 2
Approximate time (hours) 8 hours   5 hours

* Does not include board operators

Technical Requirements:

Minimum width: 50'
Minimum depth: 40'
Minimum number of line sets: 10 (not including masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 52'6"
Height of tallest flying piece: 42' Drop
Minimum pipe length required: 60'

Note:  The Scenery includes only the basic set.




(No costumes available)


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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