Upcoming Classes


  • June 24, 2019 - June 25, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class is now full. This is a comprehensive 2 day classroom introduction to entertainment industry rigging presented by master rigger Dick Delay. Students will be introduced to the concepts of bridle length calculations, bridle tensions and load distribution. The course will also cover knots, hitch strength factors, rigging tools, temporary rigging components, rigging hardware, (more…)


  • July 13, 2019
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Beth Baker worked at theatres from all over the country before settling in Washington. During her career, she has been responsible for all aspects of costume production including patterning, fitting, cutting and sewing. Beth will teach two methods of making suit jacket sleeve alterations as well as how to make easy to measure trouser cuff (more…)


  • July 22, 2019 - July 25, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Master Riggers Dick Delay, John Lincoln and Maynard Smith will instruct students in the proper use of rigging hardware and equipment. Hands on techniques will be practiced in an arena work setting and in-class time will be spent on calculating bridle lengths. Students will perform the work of a ground rigger, demonstrate the ability to (more…)