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Rent the BCT

Professional Staff, State-of-the-Art Equipment, and Historic Grandeur

Located in the heart of downtown Bloomington, the theater is an ideal space to present music, theater, dance, community events, and private parties.

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Rates

Rates for theater rental and labor costs

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Technical Specifications

Stage dimensions and equipment lists

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BCT Movie Partner Program

Your films at the BCT!

A program to encourage film presentations at Bloomington's original downtown movie theater

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Technical Specifications

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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

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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"
 

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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