This stage is now used predominantly for private parties and events.

It houses two of the original chandaliers from The Phantom of the Opera (1925) and is the shortest stage on the lot.

Studio Specifications


Stage 06

  • Area (sq.ft.):8757
  • Length (feet):139
  • Width (feet):63
  • Height (feet-inches):19-10
  • Floor Material:Wood over concrete sub floor
  • Pits/Tanks (LxWxH):W18-2×9-7×5-9
  • Door Openings (WxH):E23-2×17-5, W16-4×19-11

Seen on Screen: Universal Studios Hollywood [Stage_06]

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein [Feature Film]1948Charles BartonIMDB Database page about Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
Stage 06 [Lon Chaney Jr's transformation to the Wolfman, Staircase to basement], Stage 15 [Hotel Room set], Stage 17 [Lab set], Stage 19 [House of Horrors set], Stage 22 [Insurance Office set] at Universal.
Spartacus [Feature Film]1960Stanley KubrickIMDB Database page about Spartacus
The Square of Warriors (formerly known as Spartacus Square) was designed and built for this movie. Laurence Olivier addresses the Roman soldiers from the Roman Senate steps. The backlot road leading to the Flash Flood was used as the Appian Way. The senate interiors were shot on Stage 06. Stage 12 was also used.
McHale's Navy / McHales Navy [TV Series]1962-1966IMDB Database page about McHale
Stage 06, Park Lake doubled as the Pacific Ocean, with a number of scale model ships on it.
The Six Million Dollar Man [TV Series]1974-1978IMDB Database page about The Six Million Dollar Man
New York Street, Stage 06, Stage 30, Ice Tunnel (Studio Tour)
Big Brother episode shot on Brownstone Street (1976)
Season 5, Episode 10 (1977) Target Steve Austin. While the Collapsing Bridge remains level, some of the boards break loose causing an RV to get stuck. Steve Austin has to climb down to the base of the bridge to shore it up and free the RV.
Ghost Whisperer [TV Series]2005-2010John GrayIMDB Database page about Ghost Whisperer
Based on Courthouse Square, this series also filmed in the Chicken Ranch, on Colonial Street, on Elm Street, in the Underwater Tank and on Stage 05, Stage 06, Stage 18, Stage 19, Stage 20 at Universal.
Miami Vice [Feature Film]2006Michael MannIMDB Database page about Miami Vice
Stage 06
The Biggest Loser [TV Series]2006 - IMDB Database page about The Biggest Loser
Stage 06