We have two traditional performance spaces at Westwood - the Theatre in the Round and the Studio Theatre. Both spaces were previously used as the Stephen Joseph Theatre when it was housed here, and the Studio Theatre hosted the premiere of the famous play The Woman in Black.
The Round Lighting
We have over 100 different lanterns in stock these include; ETC Source 4 juniors; Selecon 650watt Fresnels; Selecon 650watt profile; CCT Minuette Fresnel; Parcans. We also have a mixture of LED disco effects and LED battons. There are 100 patchable lighting circuits conecting to 60 ways of dimming.
The Round Sound
The Sound system comprises of; 4 x EV speakers hung in the centre facing the corners of the room; a soundcraft folio sound desk; Yamaha SPX900 effects unit; 1 iMac with Qlab; Various microphones.
Studio Theatre Lighting
There are 4 internally wired bars one back light bar onstage and 3 above the auditorium. There are 18 ways of dimming. The lantern stock is shared with the Round theatre. there are a selctions of profiles and fresnels. the back light bar is rigged with parcans as most of the performances in the Studio are music gigs. A smoke machine, A green lazer, 2 LED batons, 2 LED DJ flower patter lamps.
Studio Theatre Sound
2 x 650 Watt HK subs, 2 x Mackie RM450 powered speakers. 12 / 4 way multicore. 1 x Yamaha O1V96 digital sound desk. Various microphones including shure PGDMK6 drum mic kit, Shure SM58, Shure beta 58; shure SM57. CD player for playback.
Rehearsal Spaces - Performing Arts
We have a Dance Studio equipped with fully sprung floor, barres and floor to ceiling mirrors for dance rehearsals. We also have a White Room, which is the exact same measurements as the Theatre in the Round, to allow for rehearsal.