What can an IoTC member offer you?

Theatre construction and reconstruction can be a minefield. An IoTC member can guide you through it by providing:

  • overall project organisation and implementation
  • feasibility, planning and management studies
  • business plans
  • funding plans and leads to sponsorship
  • equipment specifications and budgets
  • bid documents
  • market and needs assessments
  • briefs and schedules for architects

and advising you and the building team on:

  • technical standards and practice for places of entertainment
  • sustainable construction and operation
  • layout, including design of auditoria and stages, seating and sightlines, lighting and sound systems
  • crowd management and movement, including entrances and exits, lobbies, catering, toilets and emergency procedures
  • effective ways of meeting the requirements of the Equality Act 2010
  • audiovisual equipment planning, design, specification and commissioning
  • power requirements
  • heating loads
  • structural loads
  • integration of technical installations with building structures and services
  • artistic policy and event programming
  • theatre management, finance and operations
  • box-office procedures and systems, including internet presence
  • catering and corporate hospitality
  • lecture and conference facilities, planning and management

Services for architects
Services for theatre owners and managers