Friday, July 19, 2019

Pines Dinner Theatre Week #9

Sunday, July 7th
1 - 4 Rock Around the Clock last performance
4 - 6 tear down for Rock Around the Clock
5 hours

Pump Boys and Dinettes
Monday, July 8th
12:30 - 2 set painting
2 - 5 setting up piano/instruments and sound system
- MG24/14FX mixing console assigning tracks (piano, bass, acoustic guitar, electric guitar)
- Backstage piano connected to onstage piano through MIDI
- set up monitors, mains, and subs
- set up DI bass
- wireless mics (handhelds)
- organize and test mic packs and heads
- assigning vocal mics/tracks
6 - 9 run of show
- shadowing sound
8.5 hours

Tuesday, July 9th
12 - 5 set design/building and painting
- white trim on walls
- building diner counter and painting
- black walls
5 - 9 lighting
- MagicQ software
- learning how to run DMX lights
- creating cue stack
- creating map of show during run, creating marker cues/rough idea to program lights the next day
- thinking out appropriate choices with colors and moods for each song/adding notes to the marker cues
9 hours

Wednesday, July 10th
2 - 5
- run through of show with stopping
- hand and assign wireless mics
- running lights/cues manually
- acoustic guitar issue (troubleshooting)
- Problem/solution: acoustic guitar assigned to wrong wireless receiver (frequency scans)
6 - 9
- run through of show with no stopping
- running lights
6 hours

Thursday, July 11th
5 - 9
- running through show
- running lights
4 hours

Friday, July 12th
6 - 9
- running show for staff (preview night)
- running lights
3 hours

Saturday, July 13th
7 - 10
- OPENING NIGHT!
- running lights
- turning off lights of theater after show
- shutting down sound
3 hours

TOTAL: 38.5 hours