Conveniently Located In Downtown New Orleans - 1200 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70112 504.528.9569

Venue Specs

Welcome to the Joy Theater, New Orleans! Our staff is ready to help you make your event a success. Please review the specs and other information below and let us know if you have any special requests. Enjoy your time in New Orleans and we are looking forward to working with you to have a great show!

stage layout

Main Floor

Flexible Floor Plan

  • Seating Theater: 405 on Main Floor; 251 on Balcony
  • Reception: 514
  • Banquet: 150

Stage

  • 32'6″W x 22'6″D x 4′H
  • Backstage: 29′W x 4'6″D
  • Dressing Room – private restroom
  • Proscenium Opening 31′W x 23′H
  • Stage Floor: Black Linoleum

Balcony

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Stage Size

Capacity:
656 (Theater Seating) 1200 (Standing Room) Varied Capacity (Special Events)
Proscenium Opening:
32'6" W x 22'6" D x 4' H
Back Stage:
29'W x 4'6" D
Stage Left Wing:
9' W x 6'D
Case Storage:
Limited
Stage Floor:
Black Linoleum

 

Sound System

Front of House:

Console:
Avid Venue SC48. 48 Analog MIC/line inputs, 16 analog line outputs, 16 aux sends, Pro Tools le firewire interface for audio recording and playback
DSP:
BSS London BLU
Snake:
48 CH., (24x18x6)
Speakers-main:
JBL Pro Vertec-Line Array
JBL VT 4887-DP Mid-Hi's (16)
JBL VT4881-DP Flown Subs (4)
JBL SRX728SDUAL 18' Subs (4)
Speakers-delay:
JBL AM7212/95 (4)
AMPS
Crown XTi6000, IT5000HD for Subs and Delay Speakers
Communication:
2 CH. Clear-com, w/ 8 beltpacks

Surround Sound System:

Dolby Digital Decoder
D&M Pro DN-A7100 (1)
Center Channel Array
JBL VRX932LAP (3)
Subwoofer
JBL VRX918SP 18" High Power Powered Subwoofer (1)
Cinema Surround System
JBL 8340A High Power Cinema Surround System (12)
Amplifiers
Crown XTi2002 80 Amplifier 475W (per channel) (6)

Monitor System:

Console:
Avid Venue SC48
Wedges
JBL VP7212MDP x 12
Drum Sub
JBL VPSB7118DP x 1
Sidefills
JBL VP7215/95-DP x 2

MICS & Direct Boxes:

Shure SM58 x 8
Shure ULX2/58 wireless x 6
Shure SM57 x 8
Shure Beta 87A x 4
Shure Beta 91A x 1
Shure Beta 52A x 2
Shure Beta 98A x 4
Shure SM81 x 4
Sennheiser e609 x 2
AKG D 112 x 2
AKG C 518 M x 4
AKG 451 B x 3
Whirlwind Hot Box Active Reference DI x 8

Backline Equipment:

Fender '65 Twin Reverb Amplifier
Fender Hot Rod Deville 212 III Amplifier
Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amplifier
Gallien Krueger 800RB Amplifier
Ampeg SVT 610-HLF Cabinet
Roland RD-700NX Keyboard
DW Collector's Series Drum Kit
22" kick, 10", 12", 14" toms
6" x 14" snare
All DW hardware
K Zildjian cymbals

Video System

IMAG Live Video
 
Projectors:
Digital Projection Titan QUAD 3D HD1080P 16K Lum (3)
Center Screen:
Draper Paragon – Center Motorized Screen with LV Control Kit 23.6 ft wide x 13.3 ft high – 27 ft diagonal 16:9 (1)
Side Screens:
Draper Premier – Left & Right Motorized Screen with LV Control Kit 11.66 ft wide x 6.6 ft high 13.41 diagonal 16:9 (2)
Distributed Screens:
42"TV LCD 1080P Display (1) (Green Room)
55" TV LCD 1080P Display (4) (Bars)
70" TV LCD 1080P Display (1) (Lobby)
Cameras:
Panasonic AW-HE505 PTZ HD Dome Camera HDSD1 (2)
Panasonic – AGHPX370PJ Mobile Shoulder Camera (1)
Panasonic AIP2E032XG 32 Gig P2 Card E Series
Charger Pack: AntonBauer AD-Dionic Package
Tripod: Libec LS-38M (2A) N (1)
Case: Pearstone HDC-1010W (1)
Camera Controller:
Panasonic AW-RP50N Camera Controller (1)
Production Switcher:
Panasonic AW-HS-50 (1)
Blackburst Generator:
Extron BBG6A (1)
Distribution Amplifier:
Extron DA12V-6V (1)
AV Recorder:
AJA Video K1-Pro (1)
Duplicator:
EZDupe EZDUSB55T – 55 Unit USB Duplicator (1)
Video Distribution:
Crestron Digital Media Network Throughout
DVD:
Blu Ray Player (1)
Digital Signage:
Scala with 2 Channels
Recording:
Laptop: Macbook Pro 17"
Apple Final Cut X (video)
Pro Tools LE (audio)

Lighting:

The lighting in this theatre has been design for LED and Moving lighting fixtures as the house rig. A 400 amp disconnect is available to power additional lighting equipment.

FOH TRUSS (APPROXIMATELY -13' INFRONT OF PROSCENIUM)
1
32' Applied Truss – 20.5" x 20'5" installed on three CM Chain Hoists 1 Ton
includes Life Line Set
12
Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
6
Circuits 208v 20A Relay Power for Movers
1
Dual Node for DMX output
VALANCE CURTAIN (APPROXIMATELY 6" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
FRONT CURTAIN (APPROXIMATELY 1'6" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Dead Hung pipe
1
Curtain motor
1
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BORDER CURTAIN (APPROXIMATELY 4'4" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
OPEN PIPE (APPROXIMATELY 5'10" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
12
Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
6
Circuits 208v 20A Relay Power for Movers
1
Dual Node for DMX output
BORDER CURTAIN (APPROXIMATELY 8'11" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
OPEN PIPE (APPROXIMATELY 11'10" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
6
Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
1
Dual Node for DMX output
BORDER CURTAIN (APPROXIMATELY 13'6" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
STAGE LIGHTING TRUSS (APPROXIMATELY 16'6" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
29' Applied Truss – 20.5" x 20'5" installed on three CM Chain Hoists 1 Ton
includes Life Line Set
12
Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
6
Circuits 208v 20A Relay Power for Movers
1
Dual Node for DMX output
REAR CURTAIN (APPROXIMATELY 20'0" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
Dead Hung pipe
CYC TRUSS (APPROXIMATELY 16'6" UPSTAGE OF PROSCENIUM)
1
29' Applied Truss – 12"x12"x10'
1
Prodigy Motorized Pipe
6
Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
1
Dual Node for DMX output
1
Rosco Twin White Cyclorama
DISTRIBUTION
1
Performance 400 Amp Company Switch with Cam-Lock outputs
2
Performance 100 Amp Company Switch with Cam-Lock outputs
4
Stage Floor Outlet Boxes with: 4 Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison, 2 Circuits 208v 20A Relay Power for Movers
3
Balcony Rail Outlet Boxes with: 4 Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
2
Torm Outlet Boxes with: 4 Circuits 120v 20A Constant Power Edison
CONTROL SYSTEM
1
High End Systems Hedge Hog 4 control console with monitors
LIGHTING FIXTURES
12
ETC Source Four 19 degree ellipsoidals with Light Pack dimmer mounted to yoke
8
ETC Source Four 19 degree ellipsoidals with Light Pack dimmer mounted to yoke
7
ETC Selador Vivid R LED Fixtures 21" for Cyclorama
36
ETC Desire 60 Vivid R LED fixtures for area coverage
12
Elation ELAR108 PAR LED fixtures for special coverage
2
Inner Circle Krypton Blinder fixtures
4
Elation Flat LED Truss Warmers
6
Martin MAC301 LED Moving Wash lights
6
Martin MAC 450 Entour Moving Spot fixtures
2
Strong Canto 2000FF followspots with stands and boomerangs
MISC
1
Base Hazers, haze machine
1
Drum Riser set 8'x8'x24"
1
Keyboard Riser set 8'x8'x12"