Technical Specifications

The Bonita Center for the Arts is a multi-use performing arts venue capable of hosting a wide array of events, including concerts, dance, theater and film.  A complete description of the facility's theatrical and technical systems is outlined below.  For additional information about the theatre's technical capabilities contact Bill Cox, Facility Manager at 909-971-8280 or cox@bonita.k12.ca.us.

 
 
 
Ticket Booth

4 - 2-way speaker stations and exchange windows

computer and printer access

lost and found storage

lockable drawers

fire safe available 

 
Company Room     

28’-0" L x 34’-0" W x 17’-0" H

Lower level, adjacent to stage, near the production office.

Typical table and chair setup for 60

44” flat panel video monitor

Dry-erase whiteboard

A/V panels, isolated ground outlets for audio, intercom

60 A, 3-phase company switch

20A isolated power outlets for audio

High-Speed Wi-Fi, Wired internet

Can be configured as a rehearsal space, black box, dining area, and more.

 
Dressing Rooms     

2 Dressing rooms, Male/Female, identical ammenities.

Each dressing room has 1 toilet, sink, and shower.

Space for costume racks

12 makeup stations per dressing room with power and storage space.

Mirrored walls with modern lighting

Wall-mounted 2-channel Intercom

44” flat panel video monitor

Synchronised LED clocks with Stage Manager

Program feed audio monitors

High-Speed Wi-Fi, Wired internet

 
Art Gallery    

2  - lighted, lockable, glass display cases, 5'-0" W x 1'-8"D x 6'-7" H 

1 - 17'-0" Walker Display picture hanging system

8 - 8'-0" picture hanging rods with spring clips or support brackets

 
Tables     
10 - 1'-6" W x 6'-0" L x 2'-6" H, white folding tables
2 - 2'-6" W x 8'-0" L x 2'-6" H, black folding tables
1 - 2'-6" W x 8'-0" L x 2'-6" H, wood veneer folding table
6 - 2'-6" W x 8'-0" L x 2'-6" H, white folding tables
8 - 4'-0" W, round white folding tables
 
Disability Accomodations     

The BCA is ADA compliant and wheelchair accessible.

Parking spaces for wheelchair vans are located near the loading dock, artist entrance, and the front of the auditorium. 

Assistive Listening Devices are available through the House Manager

Elevators to the balcony and parterre are available.

This building is equipped with an Area of Refuge with a panic button in the balcony in the event of an emergency.

An AED device is located near the lobby for quick access.

If you have any questions or concerns, it would be our pleasure to help you.

 
Concert Arrangement       

Orchestra Shell Plan View

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        Orchestra Shell Section View

CLICK HERE

 

        Conductor Podium and Music Stand

1 - Wenger grey carpeted podium, 3'-7" W x 3'-2" D x 6" H

2 - Wenger Flex Conductor Stand,  2'-3" W x 1'-8" D, Height is adjustable from 2'-6" - 4'-0".

       
Choral Risers

9 - Wenger 3 - Step Signature Choral Risers, 6'-0" w x 4'-6"d

 
        Piano and Bench

1 - Steinway Music Room Grand - Model B, 6'-11" L

1 - Jansen Artist Bench, adjustable from 18” to 21” H

 
        Music Stands / Chairs

 80 - Wenger Music Stands - Product INFO       

151 - Wenger Musicians Chairs - Product INFO

 
        Platforms

15 - 4' x 8' StageTek Platforms

4 - 4' x 4' StageTek Platforms
Fixed height legs available to elevate platforms to 8", 16", or 24"
Product INFO

 
        Lectern

1 - light natural wood lectern w/BUSD logo on the front, 2'-3" W x 2'-2" D x 4'-0" H

 
Lighting / Electrics

 

Stage Power / Distro

1 - 200A Company Switch, Audio Isolated Ground

2 - 400A Company Switch, Lighting

1 - 200A Portable Distro
1 - 100A Portable Distro

 
Dimmers / Circuits

Strand ShowNet protocol from FOH to dimmer racks, N21 ShowNet Nodes output DMX-512 throughout the building.

4 - Strand C21 Dimmer Racks, 2.4 kW per dimmer, 384 dimmers, dimmer per circuit

41 - Non-Dims throughout the building, L5-20 connectors

Socopex dimmer outputs on stage to 20A SPG break-outs, no permanent raceways on battens or alcoves.

Catwalks and Balcony raceway circuits are 20A SPG

 
Lighting Control Desk
ETC EOS Titanium,  4 DMX Universes
 
        Instrument Inventory        

  6 - ETC Source Four, 5°, 750W

  6 - ETC Source Four, 10°, 750W

12 - ETC Source Four, 19°, 750W

36 - ETC Source Four, 26°, 750W

36 - ETC Source Four, 36°, 750W
  6 - ETC Source Four jr., 36°, 575W
  6 - ETC Source Four jr., 36°, 575W

  6 - ETC  Source Four 15°/30° Zoom, 750W

  6 - ETC  Source Four 25°/50° Zoom, 750W
48 - ETC Source Four PARNel, 575W

38 - ETC Source Four PAR, 575W (permanently mounted in orchestra shell clouds)

18 - VARI*LITE VL2500 Spot

  8 - VARI*LITE VL550 Wash

12 - Selecon PL1 LED Cyc Lights

20 - Selador Vivid-R LED, Ground Row

 
        Pipe and Base

10 - 50#, 1 1/2", threaded pipe base, black

6 - 1 1/2" x 6'-0", threaded black pipe

6 - 1 1/2" x 14'-0" black pipe

12 - 1 1/2" x 3'-0" black pipe

1 1/2" pipe clamps available

 
        House Lighting Plot
CLICK HERE
 
Hookup List
CLICK HERE
 
        Spotlights

2 - Lycian M2

 
Audio / Sound
 Amplifiers

7 - Crown CTs 3000

2 - Crown CTs 8200

1 - Crown CTs 600

1 - Crown CTs 1200

 
        House Speakers

House Right: 3 - JBL VRX932LA1, 1 - JBL VRX900

House Center: 4 - JBL VRX932LA1, 1 - JBL VRX900

House Left: 3 - JBL VRX932LA1, 1 - JBL VRX900

Balcony Delays: 2 - JBL AC28/95

 
        Monitor Speakers

6 - QSC K12

4 - JBL PRX715

 
        Microphones

Wired:

2 - AKG C214

3 - Beyerdynamic TG D58c

4 - Crown PZM30D

7 - DPA 4011

1 - Earthworks Piano Mic PM40

2 - Earthworks FM500HDM

1 - Electro-Voice RE20

10 - Sennheiser MD421

1 - Shure Beta 91A

6 - Shure SM57

6 - Shure SM58

1 - Shure KSM137


Wireless: [ G1 470-530 MHz, H50 534-598 MHz ]

12 - Shure UR1, bodypack 

10 - Shure UR2, handheld 

2 - Shure UR3, transmitter

8 - Shure ULXD1, bodypack
22 - Shure E6

12 - Shure E6I

10 - Shure E6X
6 - Shure B3W4FF05L-SL

 

Snakes:

6 - Whirlwind 6 channel

2 - Whirlwind 8 channel

1 - Whirlwind 16x8

2 - Whirlwind 12x4

2 - Whirlwind Powerlink, 2 XLR, 2 outlets

2 - Whirlwind Powerlink, 2 XLR, 4 outlets

 

Cable:

3-pin XLR, 5', 10', 25', 50'

4 - Shure WA304
 

Mic Stands:

6 - Atlas straight stands

6 - Atlas long boom arms

6 - Atlas short boom arms

10 - Ultimate straight stands

 

        Mixer

Yamaha CL5

 
        Processing / Playback

3 - Yamaha Rio 1608-D

2 - Symetrix Radius 12x8

1 - Crestron AV3

2 - Radial USB Pro

2 - Radial Twin Iso

2 - Radial J48

2 - Radial Pro DI

1 - Radial JDI

4 - Whirlwind Imp2 DI

2 - Radial StageBug

 

Intercom

Clear Com Tempest 900 2-channel wireless system

Clear Com Encore 2-channel speaker stations

 
Video / Projection

1 - Projection Screen

DaLite, H 16’-0” x W 25’-0”

Front Projection Screen with Fast Fold Truss

Lineset: 15

Viewable height: 15'
Distance to projector: ~80'

Aspect ratio: 16:9

 

1 - Christie M Series 3DLP Projector
     Model:  WU14K-M WUXGA 
     Resolution:     1920 x 1200 WUXGA
                              Video or images that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,920 x 1200 pixels.
                              Undersized video or images should be no less than 960 x 600 pixels.
     Brightness:     14,000 center lumens
                              12,500 ANSI lumens
                              14,062 ISO lumens
     Contrast:  Up to 2,500:1
     Illumination:  Dual 450W NSH

 
A/V Panels

Stage:

AV3-1
AV3-2
AV3-3
AV3-4

Company Room:

AV4-1
AV4-2
AV4-3

 
Fly System

Type of fly system:

Single purchase counterweight.

System operates stage left at deck level.

 

Total Arbor Capacity (LBS.): 2,000

 

Arbor Live Load Capacity (LBS.): 1,680

 

Counterweight:

Full brick: 22#

Half brick: 11#

 

Available counterweight: 15,000 lbs.

Backdrops: NONE. Typical rental backdrop dimensions are 22'H x 50'W

 

Battens:

Quantity: 33

Length: 56’-0”

ID: 1  5/8” 

OD:  1  7/8" 

Distance Marks: every 1'-0"

Number of pick points per batten: 5
Distance between pick points: ~12'-0"
Distance from last pick point to end of batten on both sides: 4'-0"
Distance of batten to the deck: 4'-0"

Working height of battens:

Pipe in trim: 4’-0”

Pipe out trim: 42’-2”

Electrics trim: 24’-0”

 

I-Beam Grid:

Underhung I-Beam
Orientation: Upstage/Downsatge

Deck to underside of I-Beam: 48’-2”
Height of I-Beam: 2'-0"

Width of I-Beam: 9"

Thickness of bottom flange: 3/4"

Number of I-Beams: 7

Number of I-Beams used to support battens: 5

Distance between I-Beams: 8', 12', 12', 12', 12', 8'
Space above I-Beam for chain: No. Flush with ceiling. 
Access to grid: Genie AWP-40S + Genie Super-Straddle

Loading Bridge:

Stage Left: 34’ above stage floor

 

Mid Bridge:

Stage Left: 25’ above stage floor

 

Chain motors:

2 CM 1-ton

 

Pin Rail:

Stage Right: 33’-6” above stage floor

Stage Left: 28’-6” above stage floor

 
        House Draperies

House Teaser

Dimensions: 12’-0” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: Plum Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

Lineset: 3

 

House Curtain (Main)

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 51’-0” wide

Type: Black Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

Lineset: 4 Permanent hang, Traveler, no Guillotine

 

Midstage Traveller

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 51’-0” wide

Type: Black Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

Lineset: 19 Permanent hang

 

Upstage Traveller

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 51’-0” wide

Type: Black Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

Lineset: 32 Permanent hang

 

Borders

Quantity: 5

Dimensions: 8’-0” high x 84’-0” wide no fullness

Type: Black Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

Linesets: 7, 11, 16, 21, 26

 

Legs

Quantity: 3 pairs

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 12’-0” wide

Type: Black Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

Linesets: 8, 13, 25

 

Projection Screen

DaLite, H 16’-0” x W 25’-0”

Front Projection Screen with Fast Fold Truss

Lineset: 15

 

Scrim

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: Black FR Sharkstooth

 

Scrim

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: White FR Sharkstooth

 

Scrim

Dimensions: 22’-6” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: White FR Sharkstooth

 

Cyclorama

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: White Leno Filled

Lineset: 33

 

Cyclorama

Dimensions: 22’-6” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: White Leno Filled

 

Tabs

Quantity: 10

Dimensions: 29’-6” high x 6’-0” wide

Type: Black Encore 64 in IFR 22oz

 

Heat Stop Borders

Quantity: 4

Dimensions: 8’-0” high x 56’-0” wide

Type: Black painted fiberglass, safety border

Linesets: 7, 11, 16, 21

 
        Line Set Schedule (as of 7/2017)

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        Line Set Plan View (as of 10/2014)

CLICK HERE

 

        Line Set Section View (as of 10/2014)

CLICK HERE

 

        Line Set Centerline View (as of 10/2014)

CLICK HERE

 

 

Stage Dimensions

Proscenium:

Height 28’-0”

Width 49’-2”

 

Hard Torms onstage full: Proscenium 40’-2” Wide

 

Grid height:

Deck to underside of I-Beam: 48’-2”

 

Stage height:

Auditorium floor to stage: 3’-1”

 

Stage:

Plaster to back wall: 43’-4”

Plaster to 1st line set: 5”

Plaster to last line set: 36’-5”
Stage lip to plaster line: 7' - 8 1/2"

Stage lip to back wall: 47’-3”

Stage lip to curtain line: 10’-0”

Stage lip to line set #1: 8’-1”

Stage floor: 88’-0” wide x 52’-0” deep

SL wing (proscenium to locking rail): 12’-0”

SR wing (proscenium to loading dock): 14’-0”

Stage lip to FOH mix position/show control: 65’-0”

Stage lip to spot booth windows: 73’-0”

 

Sprung floor, Masonite cover: 88’-0” wide x 52’-0” deep

 

Color: Black

 

Crossover: Dedicated

 

Orchestra pit: None

Stage Extension:

Dimensions 11’-6” x 53’-6½” at CL

Removable seat sections with 56 seats.
Seating in stage extension area - House Right: 13, House Center: 30, House Left: 13

Manual scaffold setup required to elevate or lower stage extension.

 
Stage Floor Plan

CLICK HERE

 
Stage and Auditorium Floor Plan

CLICK HERE

 
Stage and Auditorium Section

CLICK HERE

 
Stage Extension Floor Plan

CLICK HERE

 

Loading Dock / Scene Shop

Loading doors:  

1 - 23’-9½” high x 11’-11” wide (to outside)

1 - 23’-9½” high x 11’-11” wide (level and across scene shop from outside loading door)

1 - 23’-9½” high x 11’-11” wide (to stage)

 

Push to stage: 35’

 

Dock deck: none (lift gate or forklift may be required)

 

Ramps: none

 

No freight elevators, loading dock/stage level to dressing room level.

 

Accommodations:

Designated parking space for one wheelchair accessible van.

Three parking spaces and additional space for oversized vehicles available in unused loading dock space.

 

Shore Power:

1 - 200A Company Switch, 3P, 120/240V, CS-200F-C5DB1-BLK

3 - 20A, 1P, 120V w/5-20R GFI

 

Elevated Assistance:

1 - Genie AWP-40S + Genie Super-Straddle

© 2019 Bonita Unified School District
Bonita Center for the Arts

822 W. Covina Blvd. , San Dimas, CA 91773
Webmaster: Justin Wardell

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