This space is an award winning non-profit theatre located in the heart of the Chelsea Garden district. Our beautiful facility has been home to many successful theatrical events, film productions, fashion shoots and business seminars. You will feel the warmth, comfort and safety that our creative facility provides as soon as you step off the elevator! Our luxurious 74-seat theatre, with its deep stage and gorgeous proscenium arch is the ideal venue for full-scale musical productions, small intimate contemporary plays or intense heart-stopping experimental work. We offer special rates to non-profits, daytime renters and long-term renters. In addition to our Black Box Theatre, we offer 2 additional studios perfect for classes, rehearsals, meetings, staged readings and more. Our 5,000 sq. foot space also includes two rehearsals rooms, a kitchen and an office. We know that you and your guests will feel more than welcome in our wonderful creative home. Added incentive: your rental dollars go directly to the Builders of The New World, ATW’s award-winning after school program for homeless children and youth-at-risk. Space Dimensions: Theatre - 23 x 40 ft Our rates vary based on how you use the space. Adjoining studio available as backstage/holding/green room for additional $35/hr. We offer discounted rates for daytime Classes and Rehearsals in Studio 1 and Studio 2 We offer 50% off our regular rates on same-day rentals for Classes, Rehearsals and Meetings, depending on availability!
No Smoking allowed. Security Deposit and Alcohol Fee apply where applicable. Be mindful of other renters and close doors if there will be excessive noise or activity at loud volumes. We prefer food or food service in the studios and lobby, not in the Theatre. Please leave the space as you found it. For Productions, Staged Readings, Video Shoots and Conferences: - All physical elements used onstage must be flameproof in accordance with FDNY requirements. - General janitorial service and utilities are provided. - Insurance is required.