Duration : 35 minutes + 10 mn of showing puppets if asked
The Company :
Marja Nykanen : Creatror/Director, puppeteer/performer
Sanna Salmenkallio : composer
Jean-Luc Galiné : Light designer (stage manager/light & sound operator)
Jean-Christophe Canivet, Luis Penaherrera : puppeteers
8 metres deep by 6.5 ‘wide by 3.5’ high
Pool height : 0.5 meter
The stage must bear over 500 kg/m² (our pool holds 4900 litres of water)
The stage must have easy access to a water source (less than 25 metres distance) – drain and fill facilities. The company brings its own pumps and pipes.
Blacks all around stage, to have total blackout on stage (no day light visible)
Under 100 seats (adults + children can’t be over 100)
Seating should be front-on/facing the stage, first rank under 7 metres wide and minimum about 40 cm above the water level (wooden platforms etc.). It is important to make sure that audience is able to see (cannot be seated on the floor), because the water level is 50 cm high.
8 hours prior to the first performance (4 hours to strike – set off-)
1 light technician for building up
2 people to help carrying out our scenery from the truck
The company is self-sufficient for a European tour.
For international tours
Sound : 1 amp + sound system (equalization & digital reverb) + soundcraft mixer (or eq.) 2 speaker on stage, behind our set. + 2 cd or md players.
Light : see following list of our equipement. Our technician need to arrive 1 o 2 days before the day of setting up for checking every technical things are provided.
Price : 2200,00€ for 2 performances (same day), + taxes + travel cost + fee and accommodation for
5 persons. If more performances are required, please contact us to discuss prices…
Sound : Fender passport 250 (console amp+ speakers)
Front End :
24 x 2kw digital dimmer (dmx remote control)
Leprecon LP 624 digital console (or eq.)
par 64 12 v (very low tension) 20/50w
par 36 – 12 v(very low tension) 30w
quartz – 220/230v – 500w
torch 12v (very low tension) 100w –
car lamps 6 v (very low tension) 0,1ma
car lamps12 v (9v batteries) 2w
alt 300 stands (for screen & lighting)
2 meters triangle - Truss (diam. 16mm) - scale for screen and lighting)
Curtains and other :
Blacks for front of stage
Polyam (black plastic over 8x8 metres for stage protection)
PVC (8 x 8 for filling pool)
18 pieces of wood construction (pool)