theatr soar, Merthyr Tydfil


Theatr Soar – Technical Overview. Theatr Soar is fitted with state of the art equipment ready to match all your technical needs whatever the event.

Theatr Soar is fitted with a JBL VRX line array loudspeaker system configured to LRC providing full coverage of the space (including speaker fills for the area behind the speaker system). The desk is a Soundcraft Vi1, with 32 channels and built in effects and EQs. Currently there is a 2 way monitor mix provided with 4 x JBL 712M wedge monitors, but this can be increased to a 4 way monitor mix with prior arrangement.

Wall boxes are provided in several places in the building (including dance studio, theatre space and studio space). All wall boxes are connected, providing you with inputs to the desk and direct outs.

Throughout the building several communication points have been provided (XLR) as well as auxiliary points. Communication points are available but additional communication equipment needs to be hired separately


Provided in the theatre is a projector (Christie LX700) and a screen which can be used in any number of means (connected to a laptop, video playback etc.). There are several points around the theatre where it would be possible to connect such a devices.

The theatre is fitted with 36 channels via 6 lighting bars positioned around the theatre (each with a combination of 15 and 16 amp supplies). This coupled with a Zero 88 beta pack dimmer system provides you with 12 dimmer channels (if more dimmer channels are required there is a three phase 32 amp power supply for as visiting dimmer pack). There are DMX points again all around the space. The desk is an ETC Smarfade Ml. There is a general stock or lamps available, please contact us for a current list.

For a full technical specification document please contact the theatre manager

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Theatr Soar, Canolfan Soar, Pontmorlais, Merthyr Tudful, CF47 8UB

Lisbeth McLean, Prif Swyddog,
Gus Payne, Swyddog Datblygu,