Mary Jane

Yale Repertory Theatre

Flying Curtain Track - Rigging

Mary Jane
Mary Jane

Yale Repertory Theatre Photo by Joan Marcus.

Cable Paths
Cable Paths

Yale Repertory Theatre Cable path diagram for installation of a flying oval-shaped curtain track.

Sheave Block Assemblies
Sheave Block Assemblies

Yale Repertory Theatre Mounting structures for sheaves and telescoping poles that aesthetically masked the cables on which the curtain hung. The poles were captured by wooden mounts within the sheave block mounts and the aircraft cable was run inside the poles.

Curtain Track Support
Curtain Track Support

Yale Repertory Theatre Cross-bracing and rigging points for flying curtain track.

Custom Arbor Cage and Locking Rail
Custom Arbor Cage and Locking Rail

Yale Repertory Theatre Custom arbor cage and locking rail. This had to sit on the theatre floor but be comfortably accessible to an operator on a raised deck.