McPherson Playhouse

#3 Centennial Square
Victoria, BC
T: (250) 361-0800
F: (250) 361-0805

Mailing Address: PO Box 1000 Victoria, BC V8W 2S6

Venue Email:

Administrative Contact: Lloyd Fitzsimonds
Contact Phone: (250) 361-0800
Contact Email:

Technical Director: Blair Morris
Tech Phone: (250) 361-0800
Tech Email:


Number of Seats: 772
General Description: restored turn of the century Vaudeville
Facility Type: Rental
Theatre Type: Proscenium
No. of Events / Year: 120
Average Rental Fee: $1800
Maximum Rental Fee: $3000
Seating Style: Theatre
Wheelchair Area: 12 spaces available
Sales in Lobby? Percentage: 20%


Stage Type: Proscenium
Stage Width: 31 ft 9 inch
Stage Depth: 27 ft
Stage Height: Pros. 27 ft, 6 in
Thrust / Apron Width: 31 ft
Thrust / Apron Depth: 4 ft 8 in
Wing – Stage Left: 10 ft
Wing – Stage Right: 20 ft
Stage Comments: black floor
Fly System: 18 lines counter weighted
Sprung Floor: yes
Choral Risers: no
Acoustic Shell: no
Orchestra Pit and Seating: 20 instruments max
Cyclorama: yes
Piano (make and size): Yamaha G3


Loading: on the street
Loading: level loading
Parking Details: limited please contact venue
Rehearsal Space: N/A
Dressing Rooms: 2 large 6 small
Green Room: yes


Lighting: modern motorized and fixed focus instruments
Electrical: 250 amp disconect available
Sound: modern PA with monitor system
Comments: Please see web site for complete tech specs

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