Theatrical Design Consultation

Associated Controls + Design offers design consultation services to end users, architects, and engineers. With over fifty years of entertainment facilty and equipment experience to draw on, our staff brings significant resources to your next project. Our planning services include:
 

  • Assisting with program development, including budgeting, space requirements, and equipment needs

  • Schematic design guidance including adjacencies, material flow, audience pathways, and performer and technician movement.

  • Further design development, including refinements to budgeting, preliminary equipment selection, and initial technical systems design.

  • Final contract documents including full drawings and complete performance specifications.

  • Site visits during the course of construction to ensure corect installation.

  • Final installation review of installed systems.
     

Our technical expertise includes:

 

  • Lighting control systems (commercial & entertainment

  • Rigging systems (motorized, manual, & static)

  • Orchestra pit equipment (lifts & fillers)

  • Woven tension wire grids

 

We are able to partner with other experts to create a complete team, including acoustical and audio-visual design and even professional engineering services.

 

(Please note that while we are very good at what we do, we are not architects or professional engineers.)