• theater

    The facility is a uniquely designed, flexible space with state-of-the-art technology. The bi-level structure accommodates seating for up to 130 people with a maximum occupancy of 150 people.

    Floor space dimensions: 36 feet x 36 feet
    Stage dimensions: 36 feet x 20 feet (dependent on seating arrangement)
    Floor-to-Grid dimensions: 15.5 feet

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    Space

    • Full lighting and audio package (download our rep lighting plot and sound equipment inventory)
    • Large private dressing room with bathroom and shower (accommodates approximately 12 persons)
    • Ceiling beams in theater support significant weight (capable of flying for  up to 5)
    • Adjacent (22’ x 15’) studio space (usable as a holding room, warm-up space, catering prep area, coat check)
    • Four restrooms plus two handicapped accessible restroom
    • Three-sided mezzanine

    Additional

    • High speed Internet access via Wi-Fi (password-protected)
    • Projector available
    • Medium grand piano
    • Movable and adjustable risers
    • Box office and full service bar at street level
    • Elevator lift for handicapped access
    • Adjustable silent HVAC

    The Theater may be rented for weddings, birthdays, corporate events, rehearsals, auditions, performances, and other events at a reasonable cost. Rates and availability are based on desired date(s), length of rental, staffing and technical requirements. For inquires or site visits, please email Colleen at rentals@dixonplace.org (preferred) or call 212-219-0736, extension #6.

  • lounge

    The space, with full liquor license, has flexible seating (seats approximately 40; legal occupancy 94) with portable small raised stage. The space provides an intimate setting for a party, performance or other special occasions.

    Floor space dimensions: the seating area is 21 feet 9 inches x 6 feet plus seating and standing room at the bar; the performance area is 15 feet x 6 feet

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    Space

    • Lighting and audio package (download our LoungeTechSpecs.PDF for specific equipment information)
    • Bar stools, chairs and 4 cocktail tables
    • Semi-circular raised portable stage (dimension:
    • 4 restrooms plus handicapped accessible restroom
    • Street level for easy access

    Additional

    • Fully staffed and stocked licensed bar (A-rated) with ice machine, mixers, non-alcoholic beverages, glassware and some service ware (bowls, platters, etc.)
    • May be possible to provide own liquor for a corkage fee
    • High speed Internet access via Wi-Fi (password-protected)
    • Projector available
    • Upright piano
    • Adjustable HVAC

    For rentals of private parties, performances or special events the lounge will be closed to the public, based on your desired time frame. Regular hours are: Monday through Thursday, 6pm – midnight; Friday and Saturday, 6pm – 1am, sometimes featuring performances. During these hours you may celebrate any occasion without a charge (bring 10 or more people, and you will receive free drinks for yourself all night, but please call ahead). For inquires or site visits, please email Colleen at rentals@dixonplace.org (preferred) or call 212-219-0736, extension #6.

  • rehearsal space

    The studio is available for rehearsals, auditions, readings with invited audience, classes, workshops, etc., Monday through Friday, 10:00am – 6:00pm.  Rental after 6:00pm may be available depending on the nature of usage.  Please note that the entrance door of Dixon Place is ALWAYS locked during the day. For large groups and auditions, a door person must be provided to receive all members of the group.

    Floor Space Dimensions: : 22 feet x 15 feet
    Floor to Ceiling 8 feet

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    Space

    • Marmoleum floor (sprung)
    • Fluorescent lights
    • Adjacent restroom

    Additional

    • High speed Internet access via Wi-Fi (password-protected)
    • Chairs and table
    • Boombox
    • Upright piano
    • HVAC

    Rates

    Less than 10 people: $10 / hour
    Auditions/10 or more people: $20 / hour

    Discounts are available for bookings of 25 hours and over, but requires pre-payment. Payment plans are possible, but percentage of discount is dependent on the number and frequency of installments.

    For classes and workshops please inquire about rates.

    PAYMENT: Payments shall be made in cash or by check payable to Dixon Place. Credit Card information is required at the time of and to ensure the reservation of space.

    CANCELLATIONS: If a booking is cancelled less than 48 hours in advance, a full charge of the reserved space and time frame will be imposed.

     

    TO REQUEST SPACE: email rentals@dixonplace.org with the following information:

    • Name
    • How you heard about us
    • Contact info: email and phone number
    • Date and times you would like to book
    • How many people in your group
    • Type of use (rehearsals, auditions, readings with invited audience, classes, workshops, etc.)

    PLEASE NOTE: We CANNOT accommodate loud music, drums or tap dancing!

    IMPORTANT: With the exception of water, beverages and food are not allowed in the studio. (And yes, that includes chewing gum!)