The Annex

Orpheum Annex set up with projector and podium

823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor

Located next to The Orpheum on Seymour Street, The Annex is a great place for cabarets, dance and music performances, receptions and rehearsals. The Annex can be quickly converted from a flat-floor to a standard theatre space with 193 seats and is fully equipped with theatrical sound and lights.

Upcoming events

The Mirror Test

Fri, Dec 9, 8:00pm–10:00pm

The Mirror Test

Sat, Dec 10, 2:00pm–4:00pm

The Mirror Test

Sat, Dec 10, 8:00pm–10:00pm

Winterlude: Jean-Guihen Queyras

Sat, Jan 21, 3:00pm–5:00pm

Find more events at The Annexhttp://vancouver.ca/news-calendar/calendar-of-events.aspx?evq=Annex&mode=list&evn=

Seating

Capacity

  Standard seats  Wheelchair spaces 
Main level  146  
Gallery level  47 
Total  193 

Seating plan

Accessibility

  • Seats can be removed to accommodate up to 6 wheelchair spaces
  • Elevator access is from the Seymour Street entrance to the lobby on the main level and gallery level

Rental fees

Rates effective September 1, 2016 – August 31, 2017

Rates effective September 1, 2017 – August 31, 2018

The Annex is fully equipped with theatrical sound and light for theatrical and dance productions and is available for use by all users. Basic technical support is included in performance rental. Expanded lighting plots may possibly increase labour charges. 

For additional technical information, email the Annex Technican Levi Pease at levi.pease@vancouver.ca.

Dimensions and seating

  • 146-seat retractable automatic seating system on the Main Level
  • 47-seats in the Gallery
  • 50' wide x 70' long x 34' high

Audio

  • Two (2) Meyer UPQ-1P portable loudspeakers with stands
  • Two (2) Meyer UM-100P portable stage monitors
  • One (1) Soundcraft MXFi 12 channel analog audio mixer
  • One (1) Meyer Galileo 408 loudspeaker processor
  • One (1) Marantz CDR633 CD recorder
  • One (1) 25' 12-channel microphone snake
  • One (1) 25' 4-channel output snake
  • Portable rolling rack
  • Small inventory of assorted microphones

Video

  • One (1) Draper Premier 220" diagonal (108" x 192" viewing area) motorized front projection screen
  • One (1) Christie Digital HD6K high definition projector, 3-chip DLP, 6500 lumens
  • One (1) Kramer VP-437xl video signal processor
  • One (1) 25' 5-conductor video snake
  • One (1) Sony BRC-Z700 high definition PTZ camera

Hearing assistance

  • One (1) Listen LT-82 transmitter
  • Four (4) Listen LR-42 receivers with stethoscope headphones
  • Four (4) Listen LR-44 receivers with inductive neck loop
  • One (1) Shure MX202B/C hanging microphone for above

Intercom

  • One (1) Clear-Com RS-702 master station, 2 channel
  • Four (4) Clear-Com RS-602 beltpacks, 2 channel
  • Four (4) Clear-Com CC-95 headsets for beltpacks

Lighting

  • One (1) ETC ION Lighting Control Console – 1000 channels / 1024 Outputs
  • One (1) ETC ION Universal Playback Wing – 2 x 20 faders
  • One (1) LG Flatron 19" LCD flatscreen monitor
  • Twelve (12) ETC Source Four Ellipsoidal Luminaires – 19 degree – 575w
  • Twelve (12) ETC Source Four Ellipsoidal Luminaires – 26 degree – 575w
  • Eight (8) ETC Source Four Ellipsoidal Luminaires – 36 degree – 575w
  • Four (4) ETC Source Four Ellipsoidal Luminaires – 50 degree – 575w
  • Twelve (12) ETC Source Four 6" fresnel with barndoor – 750w
  • Two (2) MAC 250 moving head fixtures
  • Eight (8) ETC Gobo Holder – size B
  • Small assortment of colour and gobos
  • Assorted Extension Cables, Two-fers, Adapters, etc.

Infrastructure

  • Plug in panels exist throughout facility for both lighting and sound systems – allowing control from a variety of positions

Tour system power

  • Additional power is available for touring systems.

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Contact The Annex

Location
823 Seymour Street
2nd floor
Vancouver BC, V6B 3L4

Phone
604-665-3050

Email
vctbooking@vancouver.ca