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Filming Locations, PHOTO GALLERY

CENTER FOR THE ARTS: Smothers Theatre

Possible availability: any day. (Nearby campus parking often increases on weekends.)
Additional (CFA) rental fee: $1,500/day, plus labor and overtime charges
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Smothers Theatre w/blue 'cyc' (no audience)Smothers Theatre: considered one of the finest theaters of its size in Los Angeles.

Smothers Theatre, filming performance from back cornerSmothers Theatre: host to hundreds of events annually.

Smothers Theatre from stage left looking back at audience panoramaSmothers Theatre: one floor with 449 seats in 15 rows.

Scene Shop, back loading dock door: CFA/SmothersLoad-in access, Center for the Arts: at stage level through scene shop at rear of building.

CFA/Smothers Theatre dressing roomsDressing Room, Center for the Arts: seating for 24, and optional partition to divide the room in half making two dressing rooms.

Backstage Green Room for Smothers & Lindhurst performancesGreen Room, Center for the Arts: large, comfortable, adjacent to Dressing Room.

Smothers Theatre Lobby with audience aisle entries, box office, restrooms
Lobby, Smothers Theatre: glass wall entry floods space with daytime natural light.

Smothers Theatre TECHNICAL DETAILS

Photos of a recent music video filmed in Smothers Theatre:

velvet curtain falling against backdrop

Filming's talent performing on Smothers stage

Set and staging for talent performance

Filming talent with stage right angle

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Smothers Theatre courtyard with water feature, glass wall entry

Entry Courtyard, Smothers Theatre
Possible availability: any day. (Nearby campus parking often increases on weekends.)