Monticello Opera House
General & Technical Information 

Banquet Hall & Rental  Information
Square Footage: 2912
Dimension of Main Hall: 52' X 56'

See layout of banquet hall below:
Available Tables:
48" Round: 12
60" Round: 10
Eight-Foot Banquet: 5
Stand up Cocktail Tables: 4
*Please see diagram below if you plan to supply your own tablecloths.

*Please see diagram above if you plan to supply your own tablecloths.

Available Chairs:
Upholstered Banquet-style: 140
Metal Folding: 40

Microphone and PA System Available (additional cost -- see Sound System above)
Piano: McPhail Baby Grand
Stage Available: 8' X 8' (additional cost)
Movie Screen -Pedestal Stand 4' X 4'
Podium: Two; 1-Table Top 1- Floor Model


112-HAMPSTER-Complete Up Lighting Package- 10 Low Profile bases and 10 114-HAMPSTER LED PAR 38 Cans - LED lights can produce many different effects and colors without using a controller. Just use the dip switches on the rear of the light to mix the colors to produce brilliant shades of purple, pink, magenta and more. Each light has multiple dip switches for each color that can produce multiple different color combinations. Additional LEDs may be added to the array as needed. 

Kitchen Facilities (Warming Kitchen Only):
Commercial Gas Range (6 Burner) and Oven
Electric Range (4 Burner) and Oven
Three Compartment Pot Washing Sink (soap not provided)
Small Commercial Hobart Dish Washer (soap not provided)
Ample Preparation Counter Space
Commercial Refrigerator (no freezer)
Garbage Cans (liners not provided)
NOTE - All garbage must be REMOVED from the building at the end of your rental. 

Restroom Facilities - Men's and Women's, Handicap Accessible

Garden Information
Overall Area: 5364 Sq. Ft.
Paved Area: 4994 Sq. Ft.
Gazebo with 4 Duplex Electric Power Receptacles (120 Amp circuit)
8 - Period Style Four Lamp Light Posts


Theatre Information

On Second Floor (elevator and stair access)
Non-Union House
Seating Capacity
Main Floor: 300
Balcony: Not for public use

See theater layout below

Dressing Rooms:
Two Located Stage Right
Lighted Makeup Tables with mirrors and stools
Hand Washing Sink
Wardrobe Racks
Shared Unisex commode & shower

Proscenium: 26'
Center Line to Back Wall: 29'
Wings: 17' X 31'
Stage Floor to Grid: 21'
Stage Floor to Fly: 10' 6"
Stage Entrances from backstage both right and left
Stage Entrances from house left and right 
Stage Trap Door: 30" x 78"

Orchestra Pit: 5' x 26'
Fly System: Static Type
Two Permanent Lines

Draperies and Soft Goods:
Main Curtain, Draw, Color Red
Back Drops - Two
One Black
One Painted Gazebo; white/lavenders

Dimmer and Control from Balcony or Back Stage with Elation, Stage Setter 8 DMX Controller
19 Leco Fixtures with 500 W Bottles
3 Leco Fixtures with 1000 W Bottles
3 Fresnel Fixtures with 500 W Bottles
One Follow Spot
Foot Lights Available

Equipment in Theatre:
Piano: Baldwin Grand
Electronic Organ/Piano: "Kurzwell Mark 10 Ensemble Grand" with fixed monotone speaker.
Amp and PA System: One Mike Connection Stage Right, Three Down Stage, Right, Left, & Center
Music Stands: 6


The Monticello Opera House is available for rental for any of your event needs! Please call us at 850-997-4242 for more information. 

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