Lyric Opera of Chicago

Tosca Production Rental

TOSCA

Tosca ImageGiacomo Puccini
Director: John Cox
Set Designer: Renzo Mongiardina
Costume Designer: Marcel Escoffier
Lighting Designer: Christine Binder
Year Built:  1964
Year Last Performed at LOC: 2005

Running Time:
Total:  2:50:00 
3 Acts, 2 Intermissions

Directorial and Music Staff:
DIRECTOR:  John Cox
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR:  Amy Hutchison
CONDUCTOR:  Donald Bartoletti
PROJECTED ENGLISH TITLES BY:  Francis Rizzo
Scenery:
SET DESIGNER:  Renzo Mongiardino
YEAR BUILT: 1964
SET OWNED BY: Lyric Opera of Chicago
NUMBER AND SIZE OF CONTAINERS:  N/A
NUMBER OF LINES USED:  13
TEASER HEIGHT: 26’-6"
TORMENTOR OPENING: 45’-10”
MIN. DEPTH OF SET:  63’-8”
TRAPS USED:  2
GROUNDCLOTH OR DECKING: 2 Groundcloths (first one pulled up after Act I)
SCRIM:  No
PIT SCRIM/SAFETY NET: Yes
CYCLORAMA:  Wraparound cyc 196
STOCK:  No
OTHER:  The Steel and Wagnerian Drape were used; the House Curtain was not used

Costumes:
COSTUME DESIGNER:  Marcel Escoffier
YEAR BUILT: 1962
NUMBER OF HAMPERS:  21 Large Containers

Wigs/Makeup:
WIG/MAKEUP DESIGNER:  Richard Jarvie

Lighting:
LIGHTING DESIGNER: Christine Binder
NUMBER OF FOLLOW SPOTS:  4

Stage Crew Requirements:

SET UP:          
  Carps: 22  Props: 13  Elecs: 12 (2) Ward: 14  Wigs/Makeup: 5 / 12
RUN:          
  Carps: 22  Props: 13 Elecs: 9 (4) (2) Ward: 12  Wigs/Makeup: 5 / 12
STRIKE:          
  Carps: 22 Props: 13  Elecs: 12 (2) Ward: 12  Wigs/Makeup: 2 / 4


Tech Summary:
HOURS NEEDED FOR SET UP:  4 Hours
HOURS NEEDED FOR STRIKE:  2 Hours
TOTAL HOURS TO SET AND FOCUS:  5 Hours

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