Prince Alfred St, Grahamstown, Makhanda, 6139

The Hangar is an end-on performance space on the Rhodes University Campus. It has a raked seating stand, and is suited ideally for mid-scale drama productions. The venue is blacked out, has a full black surround and uses black 1.5m x 3m masking flats for wings. There is a narrow passage behind the traverse allowing for crossover. The stage is set on a concrete floor with black plywood laid on top. The venue has two dressing room areas available, please keep these locked at all times.

  • Storage Facility: There is ample storage space to the side of the stage.
  • Flying and Rigging: It is possible to hang set pieces from the grid. However, there are weight restrictions. Please consult the Technical Office to find out what is possible. There are no moving fly bars.
  • Staging: 12.28m x 6.1m x 0m
  • Loading Access: 1.75m x 1.6m
  • Grid Height: 4.5m
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