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Seattle Opera.

Don Quichotte


Don Quichotte

Stage Director: Linda Brovsky
Conductor: Carlo Montanaro
Set Designer: Donald Eastman
Costume Designer: Missy West - rented from San Diego Opera
Lighting Designer: Connie Yun
Scenery Period/Style: Timeless with some period elements
Scenery: 2011
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Supertitles: Jonathan Dean


View Don Quichotte in the Performance Archive



Scenery and Services Fee: $53,000.00
Director: First opportunity to provide artist's services. Royalty may apply.
Set Designer Royalty: Included
Set Designer Obligation: Required to offer designer minimum five days employment
Number and size of truck(s): 1 - 53' Logistic post with Air-Ride
Insured set value: $250,000.00
Load-out/in costs: Deposit of $7,000.00 required. Actual costs will be calculated and SO will invoice/refund the difference.
Technical Supervisors:
  • 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.


  Set-Up Running Strike
Stage Carpenters: 14 8 14
Stage Properties Crew: 4 4 4
Stage Electricians*: 14 6* 14
Stage Fly Men: 2 2 2
Audio/Visual Crew: 1 1 1
Approximate time (hours): 12 hours  N/A 8 hours

* Does not include board operators or follow spots

View Scenery Technical Drawings


Minimum width: 60'
Minimum depth: 48' to R/P, 70' to projector
Minimum number of line sets: 16 (does not include masking or electrics)
Furthest upstage flying piece: 49' (BOC)
Height of tallest flying piece: 40' (scrim)


  • Original media content is included in rental.
  • Final projected images produced with front and rear projectors, Green Hippo Critters, Zookeeper software and a GrandMA. 
  • Stock equipment is NOT included in the rental price. Stock equipment includes, but is not limited to, the following:
    • All black masking
    • White R/P
    • Black Scrim
    • Grey Scrim
    • Star drop
    • Star legs

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.


Supertitles are also available to rent for Don Quichotte. Please send all inquiries to

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