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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

09.06.2015 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

09.11.2015 - 09.21.2015
Of Mice and Men

09.13.2015 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

09.20.2015 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

09.24.2015 - 09.27.2015
2015 Lotus World Music & Arts Festival

09.27.2015 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

10.02.2015 | 08:00 PM
Gentleman's Rule

10.03.2015 | 07:00 PM
Monty Python and the Holy Grail

10.04.2015 | 11:15 AM
The Open Door

10.04.2015 | 07:00 PM
The 9th Annual Bloomington Chefs' Challenge

10.07.2015 - 10.11.2015
Wounded Galaxies

10.08.2015 | 08:00 PM
Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

10.12.2015 | 08:00 PM
Rhiannon Giddens

10.15.2015 | 08:00 PM
Loudon Wainwright III

10.17.2015 | 08:00 PM
Black Violin

10.21.2015 | 08:00 PM
MarchFourth!

10.23.2015 | 05:30 PM
The Mix-Off: Bloomington's Ultimate Bartender Showdown

10.24.2015 | 08:00 PM
The Mersey Beatles - USA Debut Tour

10.31.2015 - 11.01.2015
Rocky Horror Picture Show

11.03.2015 | 08:00 PM
Colin Hay

11.12.2015 | 08:00 PM
Dailey & Vincent