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The Buskirk-Chumley Theater is owned by the City of Bloomington and operated by BCT Management, Inc., a private non-profit organization.  The mission of BCT Management, Inc. is to develop the Buskirk-Chumley Theater as a high quality and widely accessible community resource and performance venue, operated in a fiscally responsible manner.  Support from the City of Bloomington, Indiana University, the Indiana Arts Commission, our many corporate sponsors and community donors  helps maintain this historic community resource and bring a wide diversity of programming to the stage each year.


BCT Box Office

BCT Box Office
114 E. Kirkwood Ave.
812-323-3020

Hours
11am-6pm Monday-Friday
noon-5pm Saturday-Sunday
and at least half an hour into any performance at the BCT

Stage Dimensions:        
             
Proscenium Width:       33'  
  Height:       20'  
             
Depth, Proscenium to back wall:     17' 9"  
Depth, Proscenium:       2'  
Depth, Downstage edge to Proscenium:   6'  
Depth, Downstage edge to Back wall:     25' 9"  
Offstage space from proscenium to stage left wall: 13'  
Offstage space from proscenium to stage right wall: 15' 6"  
Spot position to downstage edge     55'  
Height of stage:       3' 1½"  
           

Orchestra pit

Width:       37'6"  
  Depth:       14'  
             
A stage extension can add 6' to the front of the stage.    
     
     
Rigging (see lineset schedule below)    
             
Softgoods:          
             
2 pair black velour legs on track: 12' * 25'      
3 black velour borders sewn flat: 50' * 8'      
1 main traveller sewn 50% fullness wine      
1 main valence sewn 50% fullness wine      
1 upstage traveller sewn 50% fullness black      
1 cyclorama sky blue          
             
Lighting:          
             
Dimmers: ETC Sensor 20a 2.4kW   192 total  
  Stage circuits     186  
  Architecture lighting     8  
             
Control: ETC Element 40/250        
  ETC Unison Architectural      
             
Fixtures: Lycian Midget Follow Spot   2  
  Colortran 650 10º, 8" ERS   2  
  ETC Source 4 26º   10  
  ETC Source 4 36º  

12

 
  Shakespeare 20º     8  
  Shakespeare 30º     19  
  Shakespeare 40º     10  
  Shakespeare 50º     4  
  Shakespeare 30º Lens Tubes  

5

 
  Altman 360Q 6*9 ERS   9  
  Altman 360Q 6*12 ERS   28  
  Altman 360Q 6*16 ERS   4  
  Altman 65Q 6" Fresnel   10  
  ETC Source 4 Par (Med, Wide and Narrow)

16

 
  Altman Par64(Lamped MFL and WFL) 16  
  Altman Par64 short can(Lamped MFL and WFL) 4  
  Altman single cell cyc wash   3  
  Altman Zip-Strip(Lamped 12V, 75W, FL 36º) 5  
  LE Mini strip     1  
  Cyc Wash Lights w/ Rondel glass colors(R,B,Y,G) 4  
       
  Music Stand Light      

14

 
             
Sound:            
             
House Mix Position          
  Yamaha M7CL48        
  Yamaha SPX 990 multi-effects signal processor    
  Tascam CDR 901SL        
  Program & Cast Call Speaker System
(All dressing rooms, backstage, and lobbies)
             
House Speaker System          
  EAW KF650 speakers, bi-amped 4  
  EAW SB180 speakers   4  
  Crest 8200 & 9200 Pro Series      
  XTA DP226 2*3 System Processor    
             
  EAW JF60 speakers, front fill   3  
  EAW JF60 speakers, under balcony fill 2  
  EAW JF60 speakers, outside balcony fill 2  
  Crown XTI 2002 2  
  EAW JF260 speakers, bi-amped, balcony Fill 2  
  Crown XTI 4000 1  
             
Monitor System(Monitors from front of house)    
  EV 1202       4  
  Crown XTI 4000    

3

 
             
             
Microphones            
  Shure Beta 58     7  
  Shure SM 58     7  
  Shrue SM 58S     1  
  Shure SM 57     9  
  Shure Beta 52     1  
  Shure Beta 98 d/s     3  
  Audio Technica 4041 condensor   4  
  Audio Technica PRO 37R condenser 3  
  Audio Technica AT 857L lectern 1  
  Heil Pro 30 2  
  Sennheisser MD421 II 2  
  Radial J48 DI 2  
  Whirlwind Director Passive DI   4  
  Whirlwind Hotbox Active DI   2  
  Audio Technica wireless Recievers 2  
 

Audio Technica Beltpack Transmitters

2  
  Countrman E6 Headset Mic 1  
  Countryman B3 Lavelier Mic 2  
  Audio Technica Wireless Hand Held Microphone 2  
             
Intercom and Hearing Assisst System      
  Telex Intercom System      
  BP1002 Beltpacks     8  
  Headsets       10  
  Telephones     4  
  Sennheiser SZI infared hearing assist system    
  Sennheiser hearing assist headsets 6  
             
Yamaha C7 Baby Grand Piano        
             
Video:            
             
Projectors            
  Panasonic PT-DW830U  
     
Screens

16' * 9" Da-Lite Fast Fold

         
  28' * 21' Da-Lite motorized roller screen    
         
Players            
  JVC SV-NP10 DVD Player      
  LG BP-530 Blu Ray Player    
Swticher            
  Extron ISS 506          
             
Line Schedule:        
             
Line Set Distance to Plaster Line Description    
             
  -8' - 6"     Motorized Pipe DS of proscenium
FC 0' - 5"     Fire Curtain    
1 1' - 5"     Valence    
2 2' - 0"     Main Traveler    
3 2' - 7"     Movie Screen    
4 3' - 2"          
5 4' - 4"          
6 4' - 11"          
7 6' - 1"     Leg Double Pipe  
8 7' - 3"          
9 7' - 10"          
10 8' - 5"          
11 9' - 0"          
12 9' - 7"    
Border
   
13 10' - 2"     Leg    
14 11' - 4"          
15 12' - 6"       Double Pipe  
16 13' - 6"          
17 14' - 8"     Rear Traveler    
18 15' - 0"     CYC    
             
RED = Permanent          
All batons operated stage left          
Batons are 50' in length          
High Trim = 27' 6"          

COMING SOON

02.07.2016 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

02.13.2016 | 07:30 PM
Poetic License

02.14.2016 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

02.14.2016 | 05:00 PM
Love Songs for a Lasting World

02.16.2016 | 07:00 PM
State of the City Address

02.17.2016 | 08:00 PM
Bonnie " Prince" Billy

02.20.2016 | 07:30 PM
Mozart Requiem

02.21.2016 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

02.21.2016 | 02:15 PM
Oscar Short Film Festival - Animated Shorts

02.21.2016 | 04:00 PM
Oscar Short Film Festival - Live Action Shorts

02.24.2016 | 08:00 PM
IU Latin Jazz Concert

02.28.2016 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

02.28.2016 | 06:30 PM
A Red Carpet Affair

03.05.2016 | 10:00 AM
Arts Start Up Seminar

03.06.2016 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

03.06.2016 | 07:00 PM
12th Annual Indiana Campus Superstar Semi-final Competition

03.13.2016 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

03.18.2016 | 08:00 PM
Kathy Mattea: The Acoustic Living Room

03.21.2016 | 07:00 PM
IU Media School Speaker Series Presents "Gut Churn" with Jad Abumrad

03.24.2016 | 06:00 PM
Tap into Art

03.26.2016 - 03.27.2016
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

03.29.2016 | 07:00 PM
Be More Awards

03.31.2016 | 08:00 PM
Un viaje con Alfonsina - A Journey with Alfonsina

04.02.2016 | 08:00 PM
Another Round's 20th Anniversary Concert

04.09.2016 | 08:00 PM
African American Dance Company Spring Concert