Bookings and Production

Contacts

Curtis Productions Live

Brad Curtis
Productions Director

Laurie Lietz

Executive Director

Shane Cooney

Productions Director

Loading Facilites

Loading Facilities

When travelling on Interstate 35, use Exit 194 (Hwy 18/122) to enter Clear Lake. Head west from the exit. Take Hwy 18 W until you reach Buddy Holly Place. Turn left (south). The Surf Ballroom is to your right after one stop sign.

Load-in Entrance located on west side of the building.
Load-in Door Size: 6’ 3⁄4” wide x 8’ 8” high.

Stage Dimensions

Stage Dimensions

  • Front of Stage Width: 39’
  • Mid-Stage Width: 31’
  • Back of Stage Width: 20’
  • Stage Depth (before permanent riser): 26’
  • Stage Height: 38”
  • Space from Back of Stage to Ceiling: 12’

Props

  • 10 Risers: 4’x8’
  • Riser legs: 6”, 12” & 18”
Electrical/Lighting

Electrical/Lighting

  • Dimmers- Colortran I Series Quad Module. 48 channels on 12 rack mounts w/ 4 channels of 2.4KW each.
  • 400 Amps Service (3 phase power)
  • 2 Spots
Dressing Rooms/Productions Offices

Dressing Rooms/Productions Offices

  • 2 Dressing room in house with 1 full length mirror each
    1. 1 - 14’4”x10’ 9” with stage access
    2. 400 Amps Service (3 phase power)
    3. 2 Spots
  • Additional space may be available. Speak with Brad for details.
  • No on-site laundry. Laundry services available within 10 miles.

Sound

12 JBL Vertec VT4888 3-way line array loudspeaker
(v.5 tunings)
(L/R cinfiguration - 6 flown per side)
6 JBL VTX G28 dual 18” subwoofer
(3 ground stack per side)
6 Crown IT4x3500HD 4 channel power amplifier w/DSP
(v.5 tunings for VT 4888’s)
3 Crown IT12000HD 2 channel power amplifier w/DSP
(G28 subwoofers)
1 DBX 4800 4 in, 8 out digital signal processor
(located at FOH, system control & matrix routing)
1 System Control JBL HiQnet Performance Manager w/ Laptop
(located at FOH, system control, monitoring, performance)
  • Console: Avid Venue SC48
  • DBX 4800 Loudspeaker Management System
Speakers, Amplifiers & Processing:
  • 15 SM72 Stage Monitor 12” x 2”
  • 12 Crown XTI 6002 Amp
  • 1 SA 155-2 Drum Monitor Dual 15” x 2”
  • 1 EV Dual 18” Drum Sub
Console: Avid Venue SC48
Microphones: Assortment of professional microphones

Additional backline equipment is available if needed and cleared through Surf Ballroom management. Please ask for a separate list of backline equipment if it is required.

Various microphone stands and cabling and radial DI’s sufficient for normal production requirements.

Ballroom Seating Layout - General

Dressing Rooms/Productions Offices