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The gold medal directors chairs of classic hit movies from Hollywood's heyday are back and brought to you by Tools for Stagecraft. Operating in the same state where legends are born, Tools for Stagecraft is offering directors in the classic Hollywood style. They are the same design and quality and integrity of the directors chairs used in filming the most iconic films. Tools for Stagecraft offers beautiful directors chairs designed with optimal comfort in mind which includes contoured arm rests for exceptional comfort and sleek legs with sculptured curvatures. The design is classic and durable and covered in canvas that is suitable for indoor or outdoor use. These directors chairs bring comfort, style, and history to any room. The chairs can be used for many of occasions including outdoor events, tradeshows, and home seating with the option of permanent or temporary seating by folding the directors chairs to make more compact storage and easy transportation.

The chairs are covered in durable canvas in a multitude of colors that include royal blue, khaki, black, hunter green, white, and more. Customers are given the option to order replacement or additional canvas seats and backs for the chairs giving the benefit of changing the color for improved versatility. Customers may also select from four wood finishes to suit their specific preferences. The wood choices include a varnish finish that is a clear coating exposing the natural coloring and wood grain. The second choice is a walnut stain that offers a dark naturally colored wood and finally the choices of painted wood in black or white. The height of the chairs is another option that offers three selections starting with a tall directors chair at 30 inchesť and shhorter directors chair at either 24 or 18 inchesť high. You can even further customize your selection by electing to add embroidery creating a personalized directors chair. Tools for Stagecraft has a selection of 17 vibrant thread colors including yellow, gray, silver, maroon, gold, orange, pink and more.. Embroidery choices include the option to add a name to one side or to both the front and the backside of the directors chair canvas with a personal preference selection for the text alignment. There is the option of up to two lines of text depending on your font specifications. Logos or additional lines can be chosen by request.

Tools for Stagecraft is readily available to assist customers by offering the most specialized and personable service. From start to finish, the ordering process is custom tailored to the needs of the individual, allowing for specific product options and shipping. Shipping of chairs is free to 48 states with shipping offered to international customers as well.

Tools for Stagecraft appreciates any opportunity to improve and assist in the process of purchasing your customized directors chair for your venue or event and looks forward to accommodating your needs.


Classic 30" Tall
Directors Chair
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Classic 18" Short
Directors Chair
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Commercial 30"
Directors Chair

Commercial 18"
Directors Chair

Contemporary 30"
Director Chair

Contemporary 18"
Directors Chair

Directors Chairs
The "Gold Medal" chair is back!

Gone from the scene for many years, the Gold Medal Directors Chair has returned. It was the industry standard throughout the heyday of Hollywood.
Now we can enjoy it again.

Pictured above are the three styles of Gold Medal Chair. The Classic is just what it's name implies. This is the chair that was used on every Hollywood set from the 1930's to the 1980's. It's well made and beautifully designed. Notice the rounded / sculpured legs and the gentle slope at the front of the arm for exceptional wrist and hand comfort.

The Classic Directors Chairs come in two sizes: Tall (30"--bar stool height) and Short (18"--regular chair height). 
The Commercial and Contemporary Directors Chairs come in three sizes: Tall (30"--bar stool height), Medium (24"--counter height), and Short (18"--regular chair height).

There are Four wood choices: varnish (clear over wood), walnut (stained), black (painted) or white (painted). 
Canvas color choices are: black, royal blue, red, burgundy, navy blue, hunter green, white, sailor blue, and khaki (tan).

Canvas Colors:
Wood Colors

Notice how the Commercial and Contemporary Chairs look alike? They are alike ... with one exception. The Commerical Directors Chairs are built to a higher standard of durabilty especially for everyday extreme use. The Commercial Directors Chairs have reinforced joints and heavier seat rails. Other than that, they are the same. However whichever chair you choose, the are Gold Medal Directors Chairs and they will not fail you. We guarantee it.


Quantity: Finish:
Model / Size: Canvas:

Customize your directors chair with an embroidered back. Use block or script lettering in any of our 17 stock thread colors. When you check out, you will see a "special instructions" box. In the box, tell us:

1. what you want your embroidery to say
2. block or script lettering
3. whether the lettering should be on the frontside or backside of the chair. (we can even do both sides on the same chair if you like.)

About 15 letters will fit on one line More will fit if necessary, but the font will become smaller. The space available is 12" long and 4" high. If your embroidery will need more than one line, enter "2" in the quantity box times the number of chairs being embroidered and type your text exactly as you want it to appear. If you use all capital letters, your embroidery will be all capital letters. If you need 2 lines, type your text on two lines exactly as you want it to appear.

Text will be centered unless otherwise requested.

Allow 5-7 days for embroidery to ship unless special request is made for faster service which will incur rush charges. Please call if rush is necessary.
Embroidery is $20.00 per line.
Enter the number of lines needed in quantity box.
Quantity: Color of thread:

Thread Colors:
Black Light Blue Navy Blue Royal Blue Brown Gold Gray Dark Green Light Green Maroon Orange Pink Red Silver Tan Yellow White

Font Choices:
Block font Script font



Replacement Canvas Seats and Backs (also known as directors chair covers)

Extra seats and backs for your directors chairs are also available. They come in either in the new round stick style which is standard on all current directors chairs or the flat stick style which was used on the old Gold Medal directors chairs.

Canvas dimensions:
New round stick style: back = 6 5/8" high x 21 1/2" wide, seat = 15 1/4" deep x 19 1/2 " wide
Old flat stick style: back = 6 5/8" high x 21 1/2" wide, seat = 15 1/4" deep x 22 1/2 " wide

Embroidery is available on replacement seats and backs.

New Round Stick Style (#37500, $25.00) fits current chairs
Old Flat Stick Style (black #37610 or navy blue #37620 $30.00) fits old model Gold Medal chairs
New Sticks come with each set of seats and backs.

#37500/610/620 Replacement Canvas
Quantity: Style/Color:

add embroidery

See the rectangular stick and the notch on the outside of the chair? If your chair looks like this, then you need the old flat stick style canvas.

Canvas Script Bag
Directors Chair Script bag quickly attaches over the chair arm with Velcro. Black. Made in the USA.

#30027  Canvas Script Bag  $39.95


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