AMV/Unitel Studio 53
West 53rd Street in midtown Manhattan
Located in the Hell’s Kitchen area of Manhattan, Studio 53 is a 2 story self-contained facility that houses a 5,000 square-foot studio and approximately 10,000 square feet of support space.
Studio 53 is approximately 48’ W x 98’L x 19’ H to the Lighting Grid. Load-in is as easy as it gets, with direct street level access into the Studio via a double-door loading dock.
Located in the dedicated technical corridor, adjacent to the studio floor, the facility boasts an HD control room with Sony MVS-8000 HD switcher, Miranda Kaleido X multiviewer monitor wall, a new 62 Fader Studer Vista 8 Digital Audio Console with Vista Mix Auto Mixing and MADI I/O, Miranda Conversion gear, Sony OLED monitors and a Sony HD/AES Digital router. Your choice of tape, file based encoding and HD playback can be incorporated as required. HD Graphics using Avid Deko or Ross Xpression are available. We are well connected allowing for transmission of your live signal via fiber to wherever you need it, including the ability to hit our international uplink or streaming facilities.
Rounding out the ground floor - a large support space – also adjacent to the Studio floor – is able to accommodate an audience, catering or any other need your production may have.
The 2nd floor offers ample space for talent, VIP guests, Wardrobe, Hair/Makeup, Art & production staff. A large conference room overlooking the studio, a fully functioning kitchen, 2 Hair/Makeup Stations, 5 Green Rooms and 6 Support/Swing Rooms can be utilized in any way that suits your Production’s needs.