|"Meet Me At The Arts Stage"|
The Dorene Rose Arts Stage, now in its fifth year at Alive After Five, is a traveling outdoor performance venue that features original music and spoken word, surrounded by visual artists creating their craft in real time. Dorene Rose is the stage director. Staging, sound, and lighting provided by the Lantern Sound Recording Rig. Jackie Guma of Equilibrium Bookings does a lot of heavy lifting with regards to booking artists. PLEASE NOTE our new location for 2019: Capital One Plaza, 116 East Main Street, Patchogue, NY 11772.
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TECH INFO FOR ARTISTS & PERFORMERS
Backline and Soundsystem Info - Lantern Sound Recording Rig
Overview & Staging @ Capital One Plaza - Lantern Sound Recording Rig
The Lantern Sound Recording Rig is providing staging and sound for the Arts Stage. A full list of backline and sound system gear can be found at this link. We are encouraging artists to use the Fender Rumble 150 bass amp provided, and the provided Ludwig drum kit. A table area for merchandise sales will be provided to all performers, who keep 100 percent of revenue. Staffing at the merch table is the artist's responsibility.
Visual Artist Info
Visual Artists can arrive as early as 3:00 pm to set up tables and displays. Main Street in Patchogue gets shut down at 4pm sharp for this street festival. That means ALL vehicles must be off the street. Be sure to bring chairs, blanket, tables, easels and everything you need to create your art live. Spots on the lawn will be first come and there is plenty of space! We will provide a sketch model each evening for drawing and/or painting. Sketch models will arrive at 6pm and stay until 8pm. There is NO FEE or application involved to attend and participate. All artists are welcome to show up and participate.
The Dorene Rose Arts Stage @ Alive After Five is located at the Capital One Plaza, 116 East Main Street, Patchogue, NY 11772.
Arrival / Performance Times
Performance times are FOR REAL. We advise getting to the stage area an hour before your performance will start. All equipment should be loaded in and placed BEHIND the stage area. If an artist's set begins late, it will still end on time so that subsequent acts won't be delayed in performing.
Getting There / Load-In / Parking
Main Street in Patchogue gets shut down at 4pm sharp for this street festival. That means ALL vehicles must be off the street. If you arrive before 4pm, you can pull right up curbside at the stage, load your gear into the stage area, then park your vehicle in the lot. Stay tuned for more detailed parking information as get set in our AA5 new location for 2019.
The Alive After Five Shuttle
The 2019 Alive After Five® FREE SHUTTLE! It picks up and drops off at the St. Joseph's College NY and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel parking lots continuously from 5 to 11 p.m. on all AA5 dates.
CONTACTS / LINKS
Alive After Five Official Site
Lantern Sound Recording Rig
Greater Patchogue Chamber of Commerce
League of Women Voters Brookhaven LI
Stage Director - Dorene Rose
Technical Director / Stage Manager - Mick Hargreaves
Art Assistant - Jackie Guma
Stage Assistant - Jody Gambino