Metro Theatre

1370 SW Marine Dr.
Vancouver, BC V6P 5Z9
T: 604-266-7191

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Administrative Contact: Les Erskine
Contact Phone: 604-644-6499
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Technical Director: Les Erskine
Tech Phone: 604-644-6499
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Number of Seats: 310
General Description: Located in the Marpole area near Richmond and the airport. Metro has mounted 500 productions in its 53 seasons. Available for rent and joint productions.
Facility Type: Rentals / Producer / Presenter
Theatre Type: Proscenium
No. of Events / Year: 8
Average Rental Fee: $750/day
Maximum Rental Fee: $950/day
Seating Style: 260 seat Main floor 45 seat Balcony
Wheelchair Area: for 2
Sales in Lobby? Percentage: Negotiable


Stage Type: Proscenium
Stage Width: 28′
Stage Depth: 22′
Stage Height: 14′
Thrust / Apron Width: 28′
Thrust / Apron Depth: 4′ possible additional 2′
Wing – Stage Left: 6′
Wing – Stage Right: 4′
Fly System: 15 Counterweighted Linesets 350lb Max
Sprung Floor: No
Choral Risers: No
Acoustic Shell: No
Orchestra Pit and Seating: Small pit area in front of audience with short wall surrond
Cyclorama: yes
Piano (make and size): No


Loading: Double Loading Doors and Dock US R
Parking Details: Some street and lot to rear of theatre
Rehearsal Space: available at another location
Dressing Rooms: 2 upstairs backstage
Green Room: Not Backstage
Lighting: Express 250 72 2.4K Dimmers, 2 FOH Lighting Positions, 4 LX CW Line sets on stage extensive Lx inventory
Electrical: No additional Touring Power
Sound: 24 Channel Mixer to FOH and Monitor/Backstage Speakers. Computer Sound playback system.
Clear-com Intercom to Backstage, Booth, and Followspot positions

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