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Inspiring Loft in the heart of Logan circle

Downtown, Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon25
NYC Loft Style Studio in the heart of Blagden Alley Historical District. Much effort was given to preserving this 1870’s landmark carriage house and its legacy while remodeling in 2018. The large space features hardwood floors throughout, tons of natural light, a gourmet kitchen, with...
Logan Circle Yoga Studio - Gorgeous and Historic

Downtown, Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon25 for six. We offer high ceilings and original rustic hardwood floors, with no less than 9 huge windows overlooking the studio theater and the heart of mid city. The space is so lovely, you could use it for photography, art, massage, or fundraiser. There...
Downtown Modern Industrial Event Venue

Downtown, Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon800
...give clients additional design and decor options with places to hang anything from production equipment to centerpieces and chandeliers. CAPACITY: - Standing: 800 - Theater Style: 500 - Seated Dinner: 275-300 Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., our event space is steps from Franklin Park and...
Historic Dupont Church Chapel

Northwest Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon60
A Stunning Chapel that holds up to 60 people and offers incredible natural acoustics with high stone walls supported by wooden beams. Description and Amenities: · Accessible through the parlor-side entrance · Winding Spiral Stone Staircase to the Chapel (not handicapped accessible). · 1 single-use...
Large Conference Room A in Downtown, DC - City Center

Northwest Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon40
...features multitude chairs as well as flex tables: to set-up for various configurations (23 max around the conference table, 30 chairs theater style set up) along with a large TV for presentations. Bathrooms are easily found at the corner of the center. -List of...
East Meeting Room in City Center, DC

Northwest Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon6
Only half a block from the Metro Center Station and in the heart of the city, the East Meeting Room sits up to 6 people. The East Meeting Room is the perfect place to host your next important meeting. Impress your clients and guests with...
Newly Renovated Arts Center in the Heart of Adams Morgan

Northwest Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon75
...enclosure. But that's not all – envision the possibilities as you explore the option to include our intimate 41-seat black box theater in your event. This versatile addition, perfect for intimate performances, boasts state-of-the-art lighting and sound equipment, creating an immersive...
Conference Room in a Renovated Historical Capitol Hill Row House

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon45
...with HDMI capability - Podium - Spacious and sunny balcony - Catering prep area and baker’s kitchen - Convenient loading area - 22 conference style, 64 theater, 85 standing *Please read the RULES section before inquiring as this may answer many questions you may have. Our building was listed...
Historic Lodge Building near Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC

Venue capacity icon190
Naval Lodge. ...Masonic building in the District that is still used for Masonic purposes. Pricing: $300/hour Capacity: Standing:190 Seated:70-100 banquet, 150 theater Availability: Friday-Monday Features/Amenities: -WiFi -Public Transportation -Parking after 7pm -Restrooms -Projector -Screens -Audio Equipment -1 Breakout room This is the perfect...

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Discover Washington DC theater rental spaces

From intimate screening rooms to box office venues, movie theaters are a familiar part of the entertainment landscape. While Washington, D.C. is best known for history and politics you'll find activity options on par with any major American city. Most of us go to a movie theater and share space with the general public. But did you know that most theaters can also be reserved for special events?

Movie theater rentals for special events in Washington DC

People reserve movie theaters for many reasons! A bachelor party can be made even more memorable by reserving a private theater for the evening. Company team building events often feature a movie. Wedding receptions, family reunions, and anniversary parties may show short films filled with fond memories. Or you could gather a bunch of friends together for a movie night in an especially spacious venue.
Movie theaters in Washington, D.C. for rent include familiar box office brands like AMC Theatres. They offer party packages for kids birthdays, corporate celebrations, and other events. You can include concession access at a significant discount and the venue will be yours for the entire film. Unfortunately, you can't choose to have custom content displayed but at least your group can make as much noise as they like!
If you're looking to hire a theater for non box-office films, consider an indie movie theater in DC. The Avalon is Washington DC's oldest movie theater at a century old. They specialize in independent and foreign films. It is also an event venue, with two theaters open for reservations. Unlike box office theaters, The Avalon allows guests to screen their own content in a variety of formats. Originally built in 1922, The Avalon's distinctive interior makes it a premiere option for lovers of historic architecture. The theaters seat 130 or 402 guests, making them suitable for both intimate and large-scale gatherings!

Explore private theater rentals in Washington DC

The best way to make an event memorable is to make it a private one! We recommend reserving a private screening room if you have a small group of people and want to keep the event intimate. You can rent intimate theaters and screening rooms inside hotels, museums, art galleries, and community centers. Luxury homes, estates, and mansions may also have a screening room for films. By booking a vacation home, you'll often have the entire venue open to your special event as well, making them some of the most flexible event spaces out there.

Reviews for theaters

Bob B.
Unique Large Offsite Meeting Space in Historic NOHO
events in this space! It has a relaxed vibe. Could be a great space for a reception as well since they can removed the theater seating...
Joanna C.
Offsite Meeting Space North of Tribeca!
and responsive. The space is clean and easily accessible by public transportation. The room was able to accommodate our group size of about 135 (theater style). There are projectors and screens, wireless microphones and whiteboards available for use. Overall, we had a good experience...
Emily L.
Intimate Dance & Music Rehearsal Studio in NoHo
Steph was great and a phenomenal host. He showed me the whole studio and we talked about renting out the theater. He even upgraded me to a better studio at no additional charge because it was free and not rented out...
Rosalyn W.
Spacious and Affordable Rehearsal Studios in Lower East Side, NYC
hosted multiple rehearsals here and the staff was kind and attentive. The space was also wonderful and private, I really appreciate how the theater was quiet and there isn't people always walking around outside of the room. Would definitely consider hosting rehearsals with them again...
Anthony M.
East Village Black Box Theater
had an excellent experience! The theater was a perfect space for my music video shoot. Reed, the host was more than accommodating and very down to Earth. He made sure that everything was situated for my shoot to be successful and indeed it was. I very much appreciate it...
John N M.
Black Box Theatre & Studio Space in heart of Chelsea's Garden District
What a great little Theater. Our host was very gracious and everything worked out as promised. Very accommodating
Ismaelina R.
Black Box Theater with Audience Seating (73-91 seats and ADA Accessible)
Good theater my brand had a great show
Teresa L.
Black Box Theater with Audience Seating (73-91 seats and ADA Accessible)
We had an amazing shoot! Philip the theater manager was knowledgable, kind, and accommodating throughout the whole process. The theater is a great space. We couldn't have asked for a better experience...