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Theatre Rigging in Houston, TX | Local 51

  • Introduction and familiarization of theatres, 
  • Introduction to key terms and rigging styles
  • Review of knots, reading the floor, and building points
  • Introduction into Mark Out
  • Over-the-stage grid work: spotting lines and tabs, kicking shives, diverting line sets and fleet angles, tools
  • Speed and efficiency of pulling and checking points: Rope management, equipment
  • Introduction into Inverted chain hoists: Tools and equipment, Rope management, Style and Techniques

DATE: August 6, 2017


INSTRUCTORS: Colin J. Peters and Frank Grasso

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 51 for more information.