Lyric Opera of Chicago

Billy Budd Production Rental

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Billy Budd

Benjamin Britten
Director: David McVicar
Set Designer: Charles Edwards
Costume Designer: Brigitte Reifenstuel
Lighting Designer: Duane Schuler
Year Built: 2001
Year Last Performed at LOC: 2001/2002

Running Time:
Total:  3:08:00
2 Acts, 1 Intermission

Directorial and Music Staff:
DIRECTOR:  David McVicar
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR:  Amy Hutchison
CONDUCTOR: Sir Andrew Davis
PROJECTED ENGLISH TITLES BY: Francis Rizzo

Scenery:
SET DESIGNER:  Charles Edwards
YEAR BUILT: 2001
SET OWNED BY: Lyric Opera of Chicago
NUMBER AND SIZE OF CONTAINERS: .3 – 40’0” high cube containers
NUMBER OF LINES USED:  17
NUMBER OF SPOT MOTORS:  20
TEASER HEIGHT: 26’-0"
TORMENTOR OPENING: 49’-0"
MIN. DEPTH OF SET:  70’0”
TRAPS USED: 2
GROUNDCLOTH OR DECKING: Deck
SCRIMS:  2
PIT SCRIM/SAFETY NET: Yes
CYCLORAMA: Yes
STOCK: Rake
OTHER: The Steel was used, the House Curtain was not.

Costumes:
COSTUME DESIGNER:  Brigitte Reifenstuel
YEAR BUILT: 2001
NUMBER OF HAMPERS:  23 (7 of them contain extra pieces and fabric)

Wigs/Makeup:
WIG/MAKEUP DESIGNER:  Richard Jarvie

Lighting:
LIGHTING DESIGNER: Duane Schuler
NUMBER OF FOLLOW SPOTS:  3

Stage Crew Requirements:

SET UP:

         
 

Carps: 22 

Props: 14 

Elecs: 13 

Ward: 13 

Wigs/Makeup: 14

RUN:

         
 

Carps: 18 

Props: 14 

Elecs: 6 

Ward: 13 

Wigs/Makeup: 14

STRIKE:

         
 

Carps: 22 

Props: 14 

Elecs: 13 

Ward: 13 

Wigs/Makeup: 14


Tech Summary:
HOURS NEEDED FOR SET UP:  24 Hours
HOURS NEEDED FOR STRIKE:  12 Hours
TOTAL HOURS TO SET AND FOCUS:  4.5 Hours

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