Participating Spotlight schools are invited to send their technicians to our Technicians Masterclass led by our Union department heads at The Orpheum Theatre.
Date: January 20, 2018
Session 1: 9:00A-noon; Session 2: 1:00-4:00P
Location: Orpheum Theatre
Location: $5 cash at the theatre*
Tour of The Orpheum – Explore the Orpheum and discuss what management goes into making a touring show operate in a theatre like ours.
Electrician- A hands on experiences hanging and focusing lights on the Orpheum stage, see what it takes to light up a stage of this size.
Spot Operator – Head on up to the Spot booth and learn about the equipment and test your steady hand at focusing and following.
Sound Designer – Learn what it takes to build and design a professional show. Take your turn at the board and test your ear.
Fly Systems/Lead Carpenter – Understand what it takes to be a part of a much larger team and band together for a hands on experience of hanging legs, and take the climb to learn about the inner workings of the gulley and to master and handle the rail, from below, or above.
*Scholarships are available, please contact Ari.Koehnen@hennepintheatretrust.org for more information.