Theater and Stage Curtains in Key West Florida – SET Curtains is the leading manufacturer of stage curtains throughout the southeast.
Theater and Stage Curtains in Key West Florida
Theatrical managers, as well as theater equipment, stage rigging and lighting companies and more know who to call, if it’s big or small, it’s South East Theatrical Curtains (SET).
From our modest beginning as Tampa Florida’s first stage curtain manufacturing company almost 5 decades ago, to one of the largest stage curtain manufacturing plants in the southeast US, serving stages and venues throughout Florida, Georgia and Alabama.
With a focus on exceptional craftsmanship for over 45 years, SET Curtains manufactures the finest quality stage curtains in the southeast.
Stage Curtains in Key West Florida – Curtains of All Shapes and Sizes
Types of Stage Curtains
Front Settings: The furthest downstage, and usually most decorative, of the stage curtains. Usually made up of the Front Curtain and Main Valance.
Front Curtain: Large curtain that hangs farthest downstage (just behind the proscenium arch). Typically a bi-part track system, but sometimes a Lift, Venetian, or Braille system. Also called: Main Curtain, Grand Drape
Main Valance: Horizontal curtain that hangs farthest downstage (usually in front of the Front Curtain) and hides the ceiling and rigging materials from the audience.
Masking Curtains: The curtains behind the Front Settings that are used to hide areas of the stage from the audience. They are usually black and made up of Legs and Borders.
Legs: Tall and narrow curtains used to hide the wings (or sides) of the stage from the audience. Also called: Tormentors, Tabs, Vertical Masking
Borders: Similar to the Main Valance, Borders are used to hide the ceiling and rigging materials from the audience. Also called: Teasers, Valances, Horizontal Masking
Travelers: Similar to the Front Curtain, Travelers move along a track to open and close and allow the stage to be sectioned off. Also called: Act Curtains, Concert Curtains
Cyclorama: A large flat curtain that covers the rear wall of the stage and acts as a panel for lighting effects or painting. Also called: Cyc, Backdrop
Scrim: A large flat curtain with an open weave (similar to a net) that creates the illusion of a solid wall when lit from the front and appears transparent when lit from behind.
Stage Curtains in Key West Florida – Set Curtains
Set Curtains fabricates theater drapery, exhibit and event drapes, and stage curtains for schools, professional theaters, summer stock, performing arts centers, television studios, college auditoriums, houses of worship, trade shows, corporate events, and concert stages.
All our curtains are manufactured in-house here in Tampa and we have the capability to handle any size project from the smallest elementary school to the largest arena.