Kenney Drapery Associates provides a wide range of services in many areas and industries, but the heart of our operation has always been rooted in the theater. When it comes to theatrical curtains and rigging, our decades of experience and commitment to quality are unmatched in the industry.
Curtains Our custom theatrical curtains are made to the highest industry standards. Anything, from simple "Black masking" to the most elaborate "Main" curtain systems, if it's theatrical, we can do it.
Beauty & Functionality Kenney Drapery has the expertise to bring to reality the most beautiful curtains your designers can imagine. Whether it is for a main curtain or small decorative accents, we can fabricate our creations using the finest fringe, tassels, embroidery and intricate stitching available to achieve the elegance your theater deserves and to do so with both durability and practicality.
Austrian, Venetian and Contour Curtains The main curtain is an essential part of every theater's personality. The stunning look of these curtains as they operate has made them a favorite of theater designers for over a century. The range of looks that can achieved by various rigging techniques, and in combination with other curtain elements can be specifically tailored for your theaters unique requirements. Nothing does more to enhance the impression an audience gets from a theater than a grand curtain. With our decades of experience, Kenney Drapery has mastered the complex rigging systems that motorized Austrian, Venetian and Contour curtain systems require.
Motorized Curtains Kenney Drapery is a leader in the installation of motorized curtains. When curtains need to be opened and closed from a control booth, or run on cue by computer control, or in situations where there is little or no designated stage crew, motorized curtains might be the optimum solution. Houses of worship, school auditoriums, theme parks, cruise ships & museums are just a few of the venues that can benefit from the advantages of motorized curtain systems.
Fiber Optic & LED Curtains Curtains with internally incorporated lighting are some of the most difficult to manufacture and install. When you need a custom fiber optic or LED curtain, Kenney Drapery has the knowledge and experience to do it right. We can create these curtains in any size or configuration and with a wide range of lighting and control options to precisely suit your specific needs.
Theatrical Fire Safety Curtains The "Fire Curtain' is one of the most critical pieces of equipment in any theater. Lives depend on it. Over the years, Kenney Drapery has installed, repaired & renovated hundreds of theatrical fire curtains. Be it new construction, renovation or simply bringing your theater up to code, you can trust Kenney Drapery to do the job right.
Rigging Theatrical rigging covers a wide variety of requirements. It encompasses everything from complete turnkey motorized or manual counterweight systems, to hanging single large artifacts for display. If it involves theatrical rigging, Kenney Drapery does it. Period.
Counterweight Rigging We install the finest manual counterweight systems available for any size theater. One line set to hundreds. We've installed counterweight rigging in schools, performing arts centers, theme parks and on stages for everything from city auditoriums to museums to hotels. Counterweight rigging must be to the highest tolerances to be both safe and usable. you can count on Kenney Drapery to do your counterweight rigging right.
Motorized Rigging Motorized rigging systems are used for many applications. Theatrical fly systems for lighting and scenery, Cruise ship & theme park theaters and rides, proscenium lifts, concert sound shells, speaker hoists, both for permanent installations and touring systems. Anywhere counterweight rigging is impractical, or where repetition, precision and reliability are essential. When you require motorized rigging, Kenney Drapery is the one to call.
Acoustical Control We are specialists in helping create the acoustical enviroment that brings out the best in any performance. Acoustical curtains, upholstered wall coverings and movable wall and ceiling partitions that can tune your venue to perfection.
Historical Restorations Kenney Drapery has worked on historical theater restorations in many of the worlds great venues. Our vast experience in all types of theatrical rigging, curtains, fire safety systems, wall coverings and public space treatments means that we can assist you in all aspects of your restoration and, when required, modernization. We will work with your architects and designers from the start to make sure your facility is as functional as it is beautiful.
Theatrical Specialties When you need something truly unique, Kenney Drapery is the one to call. For instance, When there was need for dual 20' high by 55 foot wide Kabuki Drops for an art unveiling at Miami International Airport, and the customer was concerned with the reliability of available systems, we designed and manufactured a custom dual drop system that didn't rely on the standard magnetic releases commonly used. The results exceeded the customer's expectations for both reliability and effect. We have installed huge artistic banners in the atrium of a large hotel in Denver, Created speaker lift systems for a well know theme park in Orlando, Large scale embroidered banners, Complete Large Chandelier lift system, including steel support engineering, for the Fillmore Miami Beach, Full scale mock-up trolley car rigging for a major theme park, etc. etc. If it can be imagined, it can be created. and Kenney Drapery is the one to do it.
Since 1927, Kenney Drapery Associates has provided the highest quality theatrical curtains & rigging systems, public space drapery & design elements, high end residential treatments, and a wide range of additional services that can bring your projects to life.
• Curtains and Rigging • Fiber Optic & LED Curtains • Motorized Rigging Systems • Computerized Control Systems • Acoustical Canopies, Panels & Curtains • Counterweight Rigging Systems • Theaters and Public Spaces • Arena & Ballroom Rigging Systems • Pipe Grids & Cyclorama • Film, TV & Recording Studio Systems • Theatrical Fire Safety Curtains • Chandelier and Artifact Lift Systems • Metal Mesh, Bead & Chain Mail • Sun Control & Blackout Curtains & Displays Manual & Motorized Shade Systems • Austrian & Contour Curtains • Upholstered Walls & Ceilings
• Theme Parks • Cruise Ship Theaters & Public Spaces • Corporate Conference Rooms & Lobbies • Churches & Temples • High End Commercial Interiors • High End Residential • Schools, Colleges, & Universities • Hotels & Resorts, & Casinos • Auditoriums, Lecture rooms • Trade Show Displays • Museum Exhibits & Displays • Government Projects • Night Clubs & Restaurants • Touring Shows & Concerts • Retail Display and Security • Concert Halls & Opera Houses • Television & Film Studios • Recording Studio Acoustic Control • Yachts, Aircraft etc. • Home Theaters • Art & Artifact Unveilings • Corporate Presentation Rooms • Projection Screens • Kabuki Drops, Roll/Olio Drops • Historical Restorations • Chroma key Screens
We provide all the resources for design, fabrication, and installation of the entire project. And with over 90 years in the business, you can count on Kenney Drapery Associates to deliver on all aspects of our work. Whatever your design requires, we have a complete solution for you.
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Kenney Drapery is an industry leader with the experience to properly apply the latest technological innovations in the industry, and do so in a way that is the most effective for your situation.
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