Performance Spaces @ Carthage High School

Carthage High School's
Little Theatre (Old Auditorium)


 to view pictures and locations of the auditorium, stage, restroom areas, and entrances to Carthage High School.

This space opened in 1982.
House Seats: 569
Proscenium Opening: 62', Apron 13' stage depth 36'
OUR DRAPES:
The grand drape is red and is on a pulley stage right.
We have a concert drape that is black that is also on a pulley stage right.
We have an act curtain that is black and on a pulley stage right.
We have a black up stage curtain on a pulley stage right and a light sky blue backdrop. The drop is not on a pulley.

LIGHTS:
We have nine acting areas along with a red, green and blue wash.  We also have two follow spots in the booth.  The nine acting areas along with the washes are on individual sliders.  The lights are controlled from the rear of the house in a booth.  The only way to get to the
booth is by way of a steep ladder.

SOUND:
The sound system is also in the booth at the rear of the house.  We have a CD/tape player.  Also, our sound system can connect to a laptop, iPod/iPad, etc. They are connected to our house system.

For more information about the Little Theatre at Carthage High School, please feel free to contact Kim Funderburk, Director of Theatre, kfunderburk@carthageisd.org 

Carthage High School's 
Performing Arts Center (PAC)


Pictures of this space coming soon...

This space opened October 2017.
House Seats: 2,033
Proscenium Opening to Upstage Cyc: 52'8" x 34'9" Apron @ center stage depth 12'7"
The proscenium opening is 26' tall.
Wing Space Both Stage Left & Right: 20'2" x 45'10"
You can pass stage left to stage right without leaving the stage house.
OUR DRAPES:
The Grand drape is Bulldog red - full traveler with pulley on stage right.
The rest of the drapes are black.  All drape pulleys are stage right.
*The PAC has a 1/3 of the way close/open just upstage of the grand on both sides.
*Then 2 full travelers.
*Another 1/3 of the way close/open upstage on both sides.
*An upstage full traveler.
*Far upstage is a white Cyc that flies in/out.


LIGHTS:
The PAC has eleven acting areas along with a red, green and blue wash.  In addition, there is two follow spots in the booth.  The eleven acting areas along with the washes are on individual sliders.  It is best to have a board operator and spot operators for UIL purposes. The lights are controlled from the rear of the house in a booth.
Our board is a Philips Strand Lighting, Neo board


SOUND:
The sound system is also in the booth at the rear of the house.  We have a CD player.  Also, our sound system can connect to a laptop, iPod/iPad, etc. They are connected to our house system.  It is possible to have the same person work lights and sound for UIL,   
but it is not an easy task. 

For more information about the PAC at Carthage High School, please feel free to contact
Kim Funderburk, Director of Theatre, kfunderburk@carthageisd.org