The Brown Grand Theatre is a tourist attraction and community performing arts center for North Central Kansas.

The theatre is host to a variety of rentals, community theater goups, dance recitals, piano recitals, the Community Concert Association, Cloud County Community College, the Concordia school district, county 4-H style revue,  quilt shows, Girl Scout programs, local churches, the Chamber of Commerce, businesses and by individuals hosting privately catered suppers or parties.

For rental rates and accomidations contact the office, or 785-243-2553


Theatre Specs

Seating 618 Seats/2 Balconies

Handicap Accessible

Dressing Rooms: 2 main floor, 3 upstairs

Piano: Mason-Hamlin Grand

Orchestra pit: 8-12 pieces


Stage Size

32 ft. wide x 24 ft. deep

Wing Space SR. 8ft Wide SL 12 ft wide


Nepolian Grand Drape Counter Balanced

Rose Traveler front stage behind Nepolian

Black midstage traveler

Black Back stage traveler


Loading Docs: First located on the West side of the buildling with a double door entrance 7" wide and 6'8 tall.

Second located on the back/South side of the buildling down 5 steps leading to a 7'.5x 7'5 double door


50' tall fly space

Line Sets

25 lines

Sandbag counter weighted



Soundcraft Impact

32 channel mixer with 6 channel monitor sends, 4 effect processors and 31 band EQ on every output

Powered by QSC amplifiers

Mains – SSE 26 by Peavey in a left-right configuration

Subs- PV 118’s

Monitors - 4 in house Peavey 12M’s

Small collection of Sure SM 57’s and 58’s

2 sure Wireless LAV systems

Shure PGX4 with PG58 hand held

Peavey PCX U1002 with included handheld and bodypack

DI boxes- 2 DB 100 Rapco Horizon Passive Boxes

Microphone Stands

10 assorted stands both with and without boom arms



2 InFocus Projectors

First Balcony Mount and above Stage Mount on Baton (easily moved)



Lighting Control:

ETC 48/96


10 Source 4 Ellipsoidal

25 Source 4 Pars

7 Scoops

4 4-channel Strip Lights(Red, Orange, Blue Green)

1 spotlight

3 Electrics-stationary:

1st Electric- 6' from front of Stage, 9 Circuts/Channels

2nd Electric- 12' from front of stage 8 Circuts/Channels

3rd Electric- 21' from front of stage 6 Circuts/Channels