Abingdon Theatre Company
Abingdon Theatre Company
Abingdon Theatre Company
Abingdon Theatre Company
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For Your Information

What performance spaces do you have?
We have two theatres, the 98-seat proscenium June Havoc Theatre and the 56-seat flexible black box Dorothy Strelsin Theatre.

How big are your stages?
June Havoc Theatre stage is 21'X17' with proscenium opening of 12'-8" and a grid 13'-8" high. Dorothy Strelsin Theatre stage is 15'X13' and a grid height of 11'-9".

Do you rent daily/weekly?

Yes. Our theatres are available for performances, readings, rehearsals, auditions, classes as well as non-theatre activities such as film/video/photo shoots, seminars, benefits, award presentations, screenings, corporate meetings, etc.

Do you rent by the hour?
No. We only rent by the week or for daily events.

Do weekly renters get 24/7 exclusive access?
No. Hours of access can be negotiated. Contact us to discuss your particular event's needs.

Do you have rehearsal space?
We rent both theatres for rehearsal. We also have a 20'X18' rehearsal studio.

Where are you located?
We are located in midtown Manhattan (in the Fashion District) at 312 West 36th Street, First Floor, between 8th and 9th Avenues. Convenient to all subways, Penn Station and Port Authority.

Do you have a piano for rent?
Yes. We have a black Yamaha upright.

Can I hire your staff when I rent your theatre?
No. Each renter is responsible for securing their own staff. 

Do you offer a discount for non-profit 501(c)3 organizations?
Yes. Discounts are negotiated based upon availability and specific dates.

What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept cash or checks. There is a 5% processing fee for credit cards.

Is your theatre handicap-accessible?
Yes. Both theatres have elevator access and our restrooms are handicap-accessible.

Do you have furniture, costumes or properties available?

We have chairs, music stands, tables and rehearsal cubes. We do not have costumes or props available.

Do I have to have Liability Insurance to use your space?

Do you have lighting and sound systems in your theatres?
Yes. Our theatres come fully equipped with lighting and sound.

Can I have a reception before or after my performance?


How can I see your spaces?
Call or email to make an appointment.

For availability, rates and to schedule a visit, contact:

Nancy Hurvitz
(212) 924-2817, ext. 211

Abingdon Theatre Company