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Sistema: Stage Machinery for a New Theatre in Zugdidi, Georgia

Apr 27, 2021

Russian leading manufacturer of theatre equipment SISTEMA Company – regular exhibitor of Prolight + Sound NAMM - has shipped the final batch of stage machinery to Zugdidi State Drama Theatre named after Shalva Dadiani.

Georgian theatre

Counterbalanced vertical winches for stage hoists, counterbalanced horizontal soffit winches, individual winches for point hoists, 10.5-meter diameter cut-in turntable and three skids – the newest machinery has been installed in the new building of the theatre.

In 2018, one of the oldest theatres in Georgia - Zugdidi State Drama Theatre - celebrated its 150th anniversary. The theater building was in a state of despair but despite this, performances had still been given. The greatest damage to the theatre building came during the civil war of the early 1990s. The construction of the new building begun with the financial support of the charitable foundation. It will have two halls: a large one, with a capacity for 570 spectators, and Small - for 140 seats, as well as a theater museum and a hotel for visiting touring groups.

Details can be found at SISTEMA web-site