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Rackham Auditorium Specifications at a Glance


Mailing Address:
University Productions
911 N. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1265

Venue Address:
915 E. Washington
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1070

Seating Capacity:
· 1040 + 20WC

Stage Specifications:
·Semicircular 34' wide x 20' deep

· General stage and house lighting.

· House board Soundcraft 200SR
· Clear-Com production intercom to all production positions

Audio Visual:
· Permanently hung projection screen on back wall: 16' wide x 12' high
· Distance from projection booth: 90'
· Height from floor to bottom edge of screen: 9'

Dressing Rooms:
· One dressing room for 11 persons with adjoining bathrooms located one flight below stage level

·There is no loading dock for this venue.

Information Systems:
· Ethernet 1000 Base-T located; 2 in projection booth, 4 at rear of auditorium and 2 on the wall at west side of the stage. These circuits can be activated and made available with advance notice.
·Wireless - U-M Wireless on-stage and in the auditorium. Please refer to for information regarding access and setting

-all wired network circuits are protected by the School of Music, Theatre and Dance's firewall. This firewall is part of the University of Michigan's Virtual Firewall. Please verifying in advance that your needed services are available by contacting the SoMTD's firewall manager at 734-936-5565 or


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Photography Credits:

U-M Photo Services

Joe Welsh

Peter Smith

David Smith

Glen Behring

Tom Bower