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Wheelchair accessible

Not wheelchair accessible

Toilets available

No toilets available

Parking available

No parking available

Dressing rooms available

No dressing rooms available

Storage available

No storage available

Download tech spec

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Un/loading area available

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Technical staff available

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 LOCAL VENUE DIRECTORY 

Talawa Studios

Park Lane, Croydon CR9 1DG

Contact

Sheila Poku-Dabanka: sheila@talawa.com

Capacity

150

Suitability

Theatre, Dance, Gigs, Comedy, Screenings, Events, Workshops, Rehearsals

Stage/ seating

Seating, Stage as: 10x 8x4; 4x 6x4; 4x 4x4, NOTE: STAGE IS NOT KEPT ON SITE

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Power

None specified

Lighting

Good Lighting rig, NOTE Requires use of MEWPS, £100/day, DOES NOT REACH BARS!!, NEEDS IPAF CREW

Technical notes

None specified

Notable dimensions

None specified

Sound

Full sound rig

Video

Dell 4310WX Projector

Technical drawing

See Tech spec

Playing area

The studio is 14m x 18m with a height of 5.5m and is laid out in an end on/thrust configuration in landscape rotation.

Car park next door; technical staff not supplied with hire – MEWPS users MUST BE IPAF Holders; storage limited

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Fairfield Halls REC

Park Lane, Croydon CR9 1DG

Contact

Capacity

750 (standing) - emailed Ed for seated capacity on 14 July

Suitability

Dance, Theatre, Comedy, Music, Events, Workshops, Dinners

Stage/ seating

Stage deck available; loose seats form seating

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Power

None specified

Lighting

Fixed rig

Technical notes

None specified

Notable dimensions

None specified

Sound

PA system available

Video

Projector can be hired

Technical drawing

On request

Playing area

The space is 25.5m (L) x 15.5m (W) with a height of 5.3m, it can be configured as required.

Additional technical equipment is available on request, subject to availability; Car park next door;technical staff provided as part of contract

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Fairfield Halls Ashcroft

Park Lane, Croydon CR9 1DG

Contact

Capacity

798

Suitability

Dance, Theatre, Comedy, Music, Events

Stage/ seating

Formal Auditorium seats 798

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Power

None specified

Lighting

Lighting rig available

Technical notes

None specified

Notable dimensions

None specified

Sound

PA system available

Video

Projector can be hired

Technical drawing

On request

Playing area

None specified

Additional technical equipment is available on request, subject to availability; parking – stage door limited spaces, blue badge parking at front; storage is scene dock at rear of stage; technical staff provided as part of contract

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Braithwaite Hall

Katherine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET

Contact

Capacity

125

Suitability

Theatre, Dance, Gigs, Comedy, Screenings, Events, Workshops, Rehearsals

Stage/ seating

loose seating only

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Power

None specified

Lighting

none

Technical notes

None specified

Notable dimensions

None specified

Sound

none

Video

none

Technical drawing

No

Playing area

None specified

Often unavailable during the day time.

Other notes

The Front Room

37-39 St. Georges Walk, Croydon CR0 1YL

Contact

Capacity

80

Suitability

Theatre, Gigs, Comedy, Screenings, Events, Rehearsals

Stage/ seating

Yes

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Power

None specified

Lighting

Small, music focused lighting rig ready focused. Some moving heads.

Technical notes

None specified

Notable dimensions

None specified

Sound

Full PA system ready rigged

Video

Small data projector and drop-down screen

Technical drawing

No

Playing area

None specified

Bar onsite; storage is limited; technical staff on request

Other notes

Croydon College

College Road, Croydon CR9 1DX

Contact

Capacity

40

Suitability

Theatre, [SMALL] Dance, Comedy

Stage/ seating

Loose seating only

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Power

2x DBL 13A sockets On stage back wall, 3x on opposite wall

Lighting

2 x Goalpost truss, no lights, no dimmers, no control

Technical notes

Windows not covered; no blackout in daytime

Notable dimensions

Stage width 7160, Stage depth 3552, U/S truss 2759, U/S ceiling 3139, Full width 9997, Full depth 8852, NOTE: PILLAR!

Sound

None

Video

None

Technical drawing

No

Playing area

None specified

Main theatre to be refurbed over the summer; dressing rooms are other classrooms

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The Spreadeagle

39-41 Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX

Contact

Capacity

65-70 (Depending on layout)

Suitability

Comedy, Solo theatre show, Gig

Stage/ seating

Chairs, 6x Loose stage blocks circa 6'x4' @200mm

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Power

13A

Lighting

None

Technical notes

windows with curtains, semi-light-tight

Notable dimensions

Max length 8491, Max width 5869, long wall minus bar 5796, short wall to bar 3391, ceiling height min 2894, max 3144

Sound

4 wall mount speakers with tie-line

Video

no projector but has a screen on wall.

Technical drawing

No

Playing area

None specified

N/A

Other notes

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