Scrim

Scrim Curtain

Sew What? Scrim Sharkstooth, stage curtains, stage drapes, theatrical drapery, theatrical curtains, stage backdrops

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A scrim curtain is a commonly used piece of stage curtain magic. Due to the scrim fabric’s unique capabilities, when lit correctly from the front, a scrim appears opaque. When the front light is turned off, however, and objects behind the scrim are lit, the fabric appears transparent.

Sharkstooth scrim fabric, with its rectangular weave is dense enough to provide a dye-painting surface and still become transparent when back-lit, therefore making it an extremely versatile piece of stage scenery.

View our selection of sharkstooth scrims fabrics in a variety of widths and base colors.

See a video with details of the Sam Smith Tour custom digitally printed sharkstooth scrim here as it was created.

Grand Drape | Backdrop | Traveler | Tableau | Contour | Austrian Braille | Teaser/Tormentors | Legs-Border | Sharkstooth Scrim | Cyclorama
See our Guide to Stage Drapery Styles and Finishes with Scrim


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Sew What? Inc. has created theatre curtains and stage drapes for some of the largest public and private theatres, television stages, and traveling shows in the world. We’ve also provided fabric treatments for smaller intimate venues with special drapery requirements.
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