David Spinks Theatre

circular performance in black box theatre

Location: W425

Hosting Drama Mainstage productions, TheatreXtra, and class-based productions, the David Spinks Theatre is a multi-use configurable black-box theatre equipped with an impressive inventory of lighting and sound materials.

Configurable seating risers allow for a capacity of approximately 150 patrons.

The David Spinks Theatre also functions as a classroom and rehearsal space for Department of Drama class-based work. Operated by the University Theatre Operations staff, the David Spinks Theatre maintains a high level of support and provides resources for academic and community-based theatre productions.

More Info

For more information contact Amanda Berg, Theatre Operations Supervisor
amanda.berg@uleth.ca | 403-329-2656

Who can use the space

Technical Specifications

  • 60’ x 61’ black box theatre
  • Rehearsal furniture collection
  • 120 dimmers controlled by an ETC Ion Lighting Console capable of 4 DMX Universes
  • Configurable computer-driven sound system
  • Extensive conventional and LED lighting inventory
  • Full perimeter catwalk
  • Access to walkable lighting grid
  • Configurable capacity up to 150 patrons
  • Well-equipped rehearsal furniture collection
  • Sprung floor