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In addition to the main Auditorium the KMT has several spaces available for hire at competitive prices for events;
from private functions to conferences; exercise classes to cabarets.

For all fees, availability and viewing please contact the Office on 020 8553 4464.


TECHNICAL INFORMATION FOR HIRERS


MAIN AUDITORIUM:

358 seats, raked

3 Wheelchair spaces.

Proscenium-arch stage with an apron covering the orchestra pit

No rake

Sprung wood floor, suitable for all dance

Backstage crossover

Stage heated


STAGE MEASUREMENTS:

Proscenium Opening: 9.14m x 4.42m (30’ x 15’)

Stage depth from Curtain Line: 6.7m (22’)

Apron Stage: 12.1m x 2.7m (40’ x 9’) (with two proscenium entrances)

Prompt Side wing: 2.44m (7’6")

O.P Wing : 2.44m (7’6") with direct access to scene dock

Height of Grid: 12m (36’)

Counterweights: 28 sets, single purchase, 0.23m (8") apart

Maximum permitted weight 250kg

Maximum flying height: 10.97m (34’)

Safety curtain

Orchestra Pit: 12,2m x 3m (40’ x 9’6"); accommodates 26 maximum


GET IN:

Get-In via street level into scene dock adjacent to stage

Dock doors 1.52m x4.88m

(Limited parking for trucks alongside building)


STAGE EQUIPMENT:

Red house tabs

Various hard and soft black masking

Tab tracks & runners in various colours

Starcloth/firework cloth

Selection of painted backcloths (mainly pantomime style)

2 single-phase 32amp independent circuits


PIANOS:

Bluthner Grand Piano (fully renovated 2000) on stage use only

Knight Upright (1980 – but regularly renovated) for stage use only

Roland electric piano with midi facilities


LIGHTING:

Ion Desk with 112 channels of dimming 3 phase operated from control room or rear of auditorium

No supply available for temporary board

22 x Parcans

12 x scrollers on parcans

6 x Strand SLs

6 Seleco 800w profiles

12 x Patt 743s

10 x Cantatas

6 x Starlits

4 x T84s

4 x ABDs

12 floods

2x 263/4

2 x Joliet followspots operated from control room

Snow, smoke and haze machines


SOUND:

Yamaha LS9 Digital Mixing Console, operated from control room or rear of auditorium

Behringer Ultra-Curve; 4 x Bose 802 with controller

2 x JF100 EAW, 2 Community wedges

Microphones:

5 x SM58; 2x AKG SE300B; 5 x shotgun; 4x PCC160; 2 x Shure 4.1

2 CD players

2x Mini-Disc

Midi-player

Facilities for recording and editing


Stage Management:

Prompt corner (Stage Left) 2 cue-lights (pit and flys)

Metro audio-can system to 8 outstations

Show relay Tannoy backstage and front-of-house

CCTV system available for pit and backstage use


BACKSTAGE:

5 dressing rooms (accommodating 6 persons each) and 1 chorus room (accommodating 15) on first floor

Quick change room on ground floor

Green Room with microwave, fridge, dishwasher, hot water boiler, show video relay

Stage Doorkeeper’s Office


WARDROBE (LOCATED FOH):

1 Electrolux industrial washing machine,

2 Electrolux industrial driers, steamers, etc.

 

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