Spring Sectional Meeting and Workshops

Join us for a exciting day of workshops about rigging safety, fabric, playing with new lighting fixtures and consoles, and a tour of Syracuse Scenery's facility!

Event Schedule

10am - 10:30   Meet & Greet - Enjoy coffee and pastries!


10:30 - 11:00   Session 1: Explore Syracuse Scenery's facility


11:00 - 12:00    Workshops:

                                    Session 2A: Fabric 101

                                                Various types and weights of stage curtain and scenic fabrics will be identified


Session 2B: Lighitng Show and Tell Part 1

               See and play with new lighting fixtures


12:00 – 1:00   USITT Upstate NY Regional Sectional Meeting - Everyone!

Enjoy lunch as we have our annual meeting!  

Presided by: Trish

Sandwiches/chips/drinks provided by Syracuse Scenery


1:00 - 2:00    Workshops:

                                    Session 3A: Rigging Safety & Stump the Rigger

                                                Ike Shippers from Syracuse Scenery & Pete Svitavsky from J.R. Clancy will lead this session


Session 3B: Lighting Show and Tell Part 2

            See and play with new lighting fixtures



2:00 - 3:00   Garage Sale                   

                      Remnant fabrics, scrim pieces, curtain odds & ends, misc lighting and rigging

                      items will be available at highly discounted prices

Event Location

Directions & Parking

Main Parking Lot

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The Upstate New York Regional Section of United States Institute for Theatre Technology is the professional & educators regional resource for Education, Standards & Best working practices, Advocacy, Aesthetics, Recognition, Support, and Opportunities in design, production, and technology in the performing arts and entertainment industry.

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