Royal Theatre

805 Broughton Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1E5
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: 1434
General Description: Restored turn of the century opera house
Facility Type: Rental
Theatre Type: Proscenium
No. of Events / Year: 240
Average Rental Fee: $3000
Maximum Rental Fee: $7500
Seating Style: theatre
Wheelchair Area: 10 spaces
Sales in Lobby? Percentage: 20%


Stage Type: Proscenium
Stage Width: 38 ft
Stage Depth: 38 ft
Stage Height: Pros. 32 feet / grid 74 ft
Thrust / Apron Width: 38 ft
Thrust / Apron Depth: 2 ft
Wing – Stage Left: 25 ft
Wing – Stage Right: 25 ft
Fly System: 58 lines hemp system
Sprung Floor: yes
Choral Risers: no
Acoustic Shell: yes
Orchestra Pit and Seating: 38 players max.
Cyclorama: yes
Piano (make and size): Baldwin SD 10


Loading: on the street
Parking Details: limited please contact venue
Rehearsal Space: N/A
Dressing Rooms: 2 large 8 small
Green Room: yes


Lighting: modern motorized and fixed focus instruments
Electrical: 400 amp disconect available
Sound: modern digital Yamaha PM1D console
Comments: Please see web site for complete tech specs

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