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Berglund Coliseum

Documents

Coliseum Technical Information (PDF)

Coliseum Rigging Layout (PDF)

Booking Information
To book an event or for additional booking information, please contact:
  • Robyn Schon for Sports and Live Entertainment at 540-853-6861 or email
  • Cathy Ring for Convention Sales - Meetings / Banquets / Tradeshows at 540-853-6860 or email

Coliseum

Backstage Dining
Multi-purpose area located backstage can be used for dining for road shows. Available food service for up to 110 people.

Dressing Rooms
5 dressing rooms and 1 officials room, each equipped with bath and shower facilities, are located in the immediate backstage area. Additional rooms available with advanced request.

Electrical
1800 amps power located in 3 backstage areas:
  • 3 400 amp, 208 vac. 3 phase / 60 hertz, west / stage end
  • 2 200 amp, 3 phase / 60 cycle, west / stage end
  • 1 200 amp, 3 phase/ 60 cycle, northeast corner
HVAC
  • Forced air steam heating
  • 800 tons of air-conditioning
  • Chilled water in air handlers.

Loading Area
Loading area located at the west end of the building. 2 doors at the loading area measure 22-by-15 feet and offer access to the arena floor.

Production Office

1 office located in immediate backstage area equipped with 3 telephone lines and 1 cable TV outlet.

Rigging
Steel beams are located 60 feet from floor with access above steel for riggers. All rigging plans, including desired hanging points, must be submitted to the Roanoke Civic Center Event Services department prior to tickets going on sale.

Seating Capacity
10,600 In The Round (general admission); 10,500 Proscenium Stage; 8,672 Hockey; 5,626 Basketball. The Eclipse is a half-house set-up using a house reduction curtain system. Eclipse capacity is 4,276.

Sound
Public address system located in the high steel supported with 9 sound delay speakers.

Spotlights
  • 6 Carbon Arc Super Troupers
  • 2 Xenon Super Troupers 2k
  • 2 strong Xenon Gladiator 3k
Located on north, south, and east light bridges.

Sporting Equipment

Hockey
  • Dashers
  • Glass
  • Net
  • Olympia ice resurfacing machine
Basketball
  • Horner portable basketball floor
  • 2 BPI backstops with Porter backboards and goals
Staging
  • One 60' x 80' StageRight stage, black techstage 4-by-6-1/2 foot variable height and 2 12-by-24 foot sound wings.
  • 4 foot StageRight free-standing mesh barricades.
  • Wenger portable riser platforms: 12 pieces. - 4' x 8' x 8"; 12 pieces. 4' x 8' x 16"; 12 pieces. 4' x 8' x 24".
Tables & Chairs
Adequate inventory of tables and chairs to host most types of trade shows, concerts, and banquets.

Ticket Office
Full-service ticket office providing computerized ticketing (HometownBankTix.com). Ticket office with 8 windows located at the east entrance. WILL CALL / satellite Ticket Office ticket windows located at Gate 3.

Ticket office hours are:
  • Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. ,
  • Saturday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Office hours may vary on days of events, initial on-sale days, or holidays.
For detailed event information, view the specific event in the calendar.

The Eclipse

The Eclipse is a half-house set-up using a house reduction curtain system. The Eclipse capacity is 4,276.

Technical Information
Detailed technical information(PDF) is available online.

Rigging Layout

A detailed explanation of the rigging layout (PDF) is available online.