Stage Backdrop Australia

Painted, Printed & Scenic Stage Backdrops Australia


About Our Stage Backdrop

 In this competitive marketplace, where first impressions matter, creating visually stunning environment is essential. From corporate stage sets, award nights, theme events, trade shows, theatres, school formals, concert halls, television studios, special events to school functions, the need of durable and captivating backdrop is undeniable.  

Wondering where to get printed backdrops with portable design that sets up in minutes? Imported Theatre Fabrics is your ultimate destination for top-quality printed backdrops in Australia.  We help you transform your venue into a fully immersive event theming environment. We have been manufacturing and supplying digitally printed and painted theatre backdrops in Australia for many years. 

Different Fabrics Used for Printing Scenic Backdrops

  • Scenic Nessel  Scenic Nessel is a type of painted backdrop fabric. It’s a medium-weight cotton fabric this is smooth and has a density of 200 grams per square meter (gsm). It is a flexible option for painted backdrops, offering the right weight to hang well and highlight brilliant colours. You can easily handle this fabric while painting or creating a set. 
  • Muslin  Muslin backdrop fabric is a versatile material that can be used for many purposes, especially when it comes to hiding the background and establishing the tone or feel for specific scenarios. Muslin, a kind of cotton fabric, is popular in creative applications due to its seamless and absorbent characteristics.
  • Canvas  This fabric is frequently utilised in a variety of artistic forms, including home décor, theatre, cinema, photography, and events. A visually pleasing background may be created by printing detailed, high-quality pictures onto the cloth. 

Imported Theatre Fabrics can create backdrops of any size with above-mentioned high-quality materials. This procedure is carried out effectively inside our production department, all under one roof. With the recent completion of our purpose-built sewing room and the installation of our new fully automatic eyelet machine, we are now well-equipped to handle even the largest tasks easily. 

Give us a call at (03) 4328 3101 or send us an email – we would love to work with you on your next project. 

Our Different Techniques of Creating Backdrops in Australia

We use a range of methods to create unique backdrops in Australia. Our diversified approach offers a wide choice of solutions to fit various preferences and events, from new digital printing technologies to classic hand-painted patterns.  

1. Painted Backdrops 

Could a custom-made, hand-painted backdrop be what your event requires to give it that wow factor? Imported Theatre Fabrics has a team of highly creative and skilful artists who provide personalised concepts with painted backdrops for various venues and events.  

The quality of the paints used greatly impacts the finished product. With this in mind, we are continually striving to find the ultimate paint for our scenic artists to use on your future projects. We aim to provide you with the most stunning results possible. A hand-painted backdrop can add a unique texture and create the specific type of atmosphere you have in mind. 

2. Printed Backdrops 

Imported Theatre Fabrics provides seamless printed backdrops up to 50m wide x 12m drop. We work with top printing experts locally and overseas with years of experience in digital printing for theatre, film, and entertainment purposes.  

Our team utilise the latest developments in digital printing techniques to work with your design or to create a design for you. Our prints are not restricted to backdrops. They can be used for many different purposes and glued on the scenery according to your requirements. The possibilities are practically endless. 

Reasons Our Clients Trust Us for Printed Backdrops in Australia  

Over 30 Years Of Experience

We have worked in the entertainment industry for more than 30 years. This has given us the expertise and precision that is required to produce the product your venue needs. We use our keen eye for detail and extensive knowledge of theatre techniques to match your ideas and theme.

We also offer acoustic & blackout curtains, cinema curtains, portable drape supports, scenic artstring curtains, acoustic curtains and more. To know in detail, browse website or call us at 03 9583 9559

Precise Workmanship

Our main objective is to turn your ideas into reality and exceed your expectations. We have a team of highly qualified and creative scenic artists who create elegance with personalised stage backdrops as per your specifications and requirements. Our customised services can produce any image you want.

We take pride in the high professionalism, quality products, superior customer service, collaboration and professional engagement we give to each of our customers, irrespective of the project size and budget.

Size Flexibility

Backdrops play a crucial role in setting the scene in theme events or other types of functions. We offer a variety of sizes without compromising on design and theme. The flexibility of sizes caters to your various needs and applications.

Class Finishing

Our professionalism and creativity are reflected in all types of stage backdrops. Our high-quality print and clean finishing create a real wow factor. They add a touch of style and class to the theme of your production. Our attention to detail for our projects ensures an amazing job every time.

Assistance From Our Printing & Painted backdrop Experts

We are developing expertise in the emerging field of printing scenic design, constantly monitoring overseas developments and keeping abreast of new technologies. We would welcome the opportunity to assist you with your requirements and share with you what we have learned.

Our Custom Backdrops for Every Occasion in Australia

With personalised fabric printing, you can make your significant events special. Custom backdrops are available for occasions such as birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, sporting events, Black Friday, business events, or photoshoots. Take advantage of our design services for your unique backgrounds. 

With carefully created Christmas tree backgrounds incorporating Halloween decorations, Snowmen, Santa Claus, and Thanksgiving buffet table scenarios, you can take your Christmas celebration to the next level. Explore our online range of painted or printed backdrops, featuring shipping and 24-hour customer service.  

Our Drama backdrops are used to create a specific setting or mood for a play or musical. They can be painted with a scene or have a neutral color to be used with lighting effects. School play backdrops are used to create a sense of place and time for school plays and other performances. They are often made of lightweight materials such as muslin or canvas.

Stage backdrop material can vary depending on the needs of the production. Digital projection stage backdrops are becoming increasingly popular in the theater industry. These backdrops can be projected with a variety of images, creating a more dynamic and versatile background for a performance.

Contact Us for Free Quote on Printed Backdrops in Australia  

Please contact us at (03) 4328 3101 for a free estimate on printed backdrops in Australia. Our team is here to address any inquiries you may have and to give information on custom backdrop approaches. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the backdrop on a stage called?

The wide curtain at the rear of the stage is called a cyclorama. Generally concave in shape, the backdrop can be designed to resemble various types of backgrounds and surroundings for the theatre.

What can I use for a stage backdrop?

Cotton, canvas, or muslin are the most common materials used for the cyclorama backdrops in studios and on stage. These materials are highly durable and reliable since they distribute light uniformly on the scene. This makes them an ideal material for projecting images and lighting effects or creating sky backgrounds.

How much does a stage backdrop cost?

The size and complexity of the backdrop's design generally determine the price of a stage backdrop. The cost of the backdrop may range between $1500 and $8000 or more, per the requirements.

Why is it that a stage backdrop is essential?

Backdrops are meant to add the final touch to the theatrical show. They give a visual impact to the stage, which is essential to create the scene and to improve the settings. One of the most practical uses of a backdrop is that you can use multiple backdrops for multiple sets per the particular theme.

where can i get a backdrop printed

You can get a backdrop printed at a variety of places such as printing companies, photography studios, online printing services, and some craft or art supply stores. You can also check with us, We have the capability to print backdrops too. You will likely be able to choose from different materials, sizes, and custom designs.

how to paint a stage backdrop

The backdrop of a stage is called a cyclorama, cyc for short, or simply a "backdrop." A cyclorama is a large curtain or wall at the back of a stage that is used to create a background for a performance. It can be painted with a scene, or it can be a neutral white or gray color to be used with lighting effects. Some are made of muslin, canvas or even fabric, and others are made from hard materials like wood or metal.  raised or lowered to change the background on stage.

what is a backdrop in theatre

A backdrop in theatre is a large curtain or wall at the back of a stage that is used to create a background for a performance. It is also known as a cyclorama (cyc for short), or simply a "backdrop." Backdrops can be painted with a scene, or they can be a neutral color (like white or gray) to be used with lighting effects. They are often large and can be raised or lowered to change the background on stage. They can be made of different materials such as muslin, canvas, or even fabric, and others are made from hard materials like wood or metal.

how much does it cost to print a backdrop

The cost to print a backdrop can vary depending on a number of factors such as size, material, and design. Some popular online printing services offer prices starting at around $50 for a standard size backdrop, but prices can go up significantly depending on the size and complexity of the design. For example, a custom-designed, large-scale backdrop printed on high-quality fabric can cost more.

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