Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts

Contacts

Advancing - Stage
TechKNT@ncbpac.org

Advancing - General
Programming@ncbpac.org

Technical Director
Bill Walter
Office: (704) 379-1215
bwalter@ncbpac.org

Booking Manager
Stephanie Cantrell
Office: (704) 379-1210
scantrell@ncbpac.org

Administration Office
(704) 333-4686

Box Office
(704) 372-1000

Location

Mailing Address (USPS, UPS, Fedex)
Blumenthal PAC - Knight Theater
130 N. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Public Entrance
430 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Loading Dock Entrance (Freight ONLY)
455 S. Church St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Stage Door Entrance
485 S. Church St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Stage Dimensions

Stage 96’ wide by 40’ deep Proscenium Height 27’ 10”
Proscenium Width 54’ 8” Centerline to SL wall 49’ 6”
Centerline to SL bridge 40’ Clearance under SL bridge 28’
Centerline to SR wall 46’ 6” Centerline to SR bridge 41’
Clearance under SR bridge 24’ Wing Space SL 22’ 2”
Wing Space SR 19’ 3” Apron 5’ Center, 2’ SL & SR
  • Orchestra Pit: Moves with a Gala System. Pit is eye shaped. 56’ wide, 8’ deep @ center. Pit can be seated.
  • House Main: Operates stage right on rail at stage level, traveler or guillotine.
  • Line sets: 51 on 8-14” centers. Plaster line to 1st available line set 0’ 9”. Last available line set 38’-9”. Battens are 73’ long (except last two pipes they are 71’3”) with an out trim at 67’4”.
  • Pin Rail: Stage left and right on bridge off deck.
  • Fly Rail: Stage right on deck. Single Purchase arbors rated 2080 lbs.
  • Grid height: 70’ to walking surface, Grid is subway grate.
  • Shell Ceilings: On motorized flat truss, 1-6’4”, 2-17’11”, 3-29’ 2”. They are 1’1” thick, 56’ 5” long and 51’ from bottom edge to stage floor. Storage motorized box truss US 36’3”.
  • Chain Motor: 1 ton chain motor USL to stack and un-stack road cases.

Company Switches

  • (2) 400 amp 3-phase 5 wire - USL wall
  • (1) 200 amp 3-phase 5 wire - USL wall (isolated)
  • (2) 400 amp 3-phase 5 wire - USL mid bridge
  • (1) 100 amp 3-phase 5 wire - USR arbor pit
  • (1) 100 amp 3-phase 5 wire - in grid USL

Lighting Control

  • Light Board: ETC ION 2000 one fader wing and an iPad iRFR on WiFi. System operates on an ETC NET2 DMX over an Ethernet network.
  • Houselights: Controlled through an AMX touch screen interface.
  • Front of House Transfer Panel: Plug into DMX to control all stage lighting. Production lighting circuits, all terminating in grounded stage pin connectors.

Lighting Positions

  • Light Booth: Back of house in the booth 82’ from plaster line.
  • Follow Spot Booth: Located rear balcony. (3) Strong Super Trooper II 2K. Throw to plaster line is 102’.
  • Horizontal Box Boom (High) SL & SR: 11 circuits. (11) 19 deg.
  • Horizontal Box Boom (Low) SL & SR: 4 circuits.
  • Balcony Rail: 7 circuits. 60’ throw to deck. (3) 14 deg. & (7) 26 deg.
  • 1st Catwalk (over acoustic canopy): 21 - circuits. (4) PAR.
  • 2nd Catwalk: 30 circuits. 45’ throw to deck. (25) 14 deg.
  • 3rd Catwalk: 20 circuits. 75’ throw to deck. (25) 10 deg.
  • 4th Catwalk: 10 circuits. 110’ throw to deck. (10) 50 deg.

Sound System

  • Mix Position: Sound can run from control booth or in house. Seats are removed and platforms set up to mix in house. 6’8” deep x 10’ wide - large. 6’8” deep x 6’8” wide - small.
  • Mixing Console: Avid Venue Profile, 1x 48x16 stage rack, 1x 48x24 stage rack, IOx insert card, 3x DSP engines.
  • System Processing: BSS Soundweb London BLU handles all distribution and processing. d&b B2 subs processed by D12 amp.
  • Main PA: (12) Renkus Heinz PNX-102LA Hang left and right of proscenium.
  • Subs: (2) d&b B2, 1/side at proscenium.
  • Center Cluster: (2) Renkus Heinz STX4/44 hung two wide over the stage lip. (1) Renkus Heinz TRX62H downshot. Hangs on flat truss on chain motors. Removable.
  • Delay Cluster: (2) Renkus Heinz STX4/44 hung two wide over first row balcony.
  • Lip Fills: (8) Meyer MM4 speakers recessed into lip of stage.
  • Under Balcony Fills: (8) Meyer MM4 speakers recessed underside of balcony.
  • Portable Speakers: (6) EV T221m monitor wedges. Additional available.
  • Paging: Backstage paging stations located, DSL, DSR, and FOH Mix. Priority override.
  • Show Relay: Backstage relay available in all backstage areas. Volume has page priority override.
  • Listening Assist: Williams Sound FM ALS System. Distribution station located in lobby Orchestra Coat Check.
  • Intercom: Clear-Com 2 channel system with connections throughout stage area.

Loading Dock

Two truck docks (one leveler, second needs dock plate). Dock spaces face South Church Street. Each dock door - 8’ Wide 10’ High. The distance from the inner doors to outer doors is 65’.

SM Calling Desk

There is a rolling cabinet for stage managers downstage left or right. It contains a hard wired paging station.

Union Information

The Knight Theatre is a union house. All Stagehands are provided by IATSE Local 322. Local 322 is a mixed local representing all crafts and truck loaders. Venue has no other union contracts (AFM, Equity, etc.).

Dressing Rooms

Room Size Cap. # Shower # Toilet # Sink Internet Phone
#1 8’ 11” x 13’ 1-2 1 1 1
#2 (Star) 8’ 11” x 12’ 1-2 1 1 1
#3 8’ 11” x 12’ 1-2 1 1 1
#4 8’ 7” x 11’ 5” 2-3 1 1 1
Prod. Office 9’ x 13’ 1 x 2432
Green Room 17’ x 32’ 1
Wardrobe 20’ x 18’
Laundry 9’ x 15’ 2 washer/dryer 1
Hair & Makeup 10’ 10” x 19’ 8” 4 Stations 1
#5 31’ x 18’ 19 2 3 2
#6 28’ x 13’ & 14’ x 14’ 18 2 3 2
#7 20’ x 11’ & 5’ x 11’ 11 2 3 2
Rehearsal Room 46’ x 23’ 49
  • Dressing Room 1-4, Production Office and Green Room are on 1st Floor. All others on 2nd floor. Stairs & elevator.
  • Production Office is inside Green Room.
  • All dressing rooms remain locked. Access codes are required for entry. All phone line extensions are 704-247-xxxx, have DID and LD.
  • Public WiFi is available in all areas. SSID is BPAGUEST. There is no password.

Inventory - Soft Goods

Qty. Type Color Size (h x w)
1 Main Curtain
1 Main Teaser
5 Border Black 12’ x 72’
5 pr. Legs Black 30’ x 16’
2 Full Stage Black 30’ x 72’
2 Scrim Black 30’ x 72’
1 Cyc Leno White 30’ x 71’
1 Bounce White 35’ x 60’

Inventory - Lighting (stage)

Qty. Description
4 Source Four ERS - 14 degree
5 Source Four ERS - 19 degree
33 Source Four ERS - 26 degree
42 Source Four ERS - 36 degree
12 Source Four ERS - 50 degree
90 Source Four PAR w/ WFL, MFL, N, VN lens
20 Altman Spectra Cyc 100 (LED)
  • All ETC Fixtures use HPL-750 lamps

360 Degree Interior

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