Abingdon Theatre Company
Abingdon Theatre Company
Abingdon Theatre Company
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Rental FAQ

For availability, rates, and viewings contact:
Jerry Bradley
212-868-2055 x231        

What performance spaces do you have?
We have two theatres, the 98-seat proscenium June Havoc Theatre and the 56-seat flexible blackbox 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 hourly/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, awards, presentations, screenings, corporate meetings, etc.

Do weekly renters get 24 hour, exclusive access?
No. Weekly renter access hours are listed on the individual theatres' information page. Other hours can be negotiated. Call 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.

How can I see your theatres?
Please call us to make an appointment. Our offices are open 10AM-6PM,
Monday through Friday.

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, West Side buses, Penn Station and Port Authority.

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

Do I have to hire your staff when I rent your theatre?
No. Each renter is responsible for securing their own staff.  We may be able to provide a list of qualified individuals.

What are your rates?
Our rates are tailored to meet your needs.

Do you offer a discount for non-profit 501(c)3 organizations?
Yes. Non-profit organizations that rent our theatres by the week do receive a discount.

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

Is your theatre handicap-accessible?
Yes. Abingdon's theatres have full elevator access and handicap-accessible restrooms.

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?
Renters who charge admission must have Liability Insurance.

Do you have a lighting and/or sound system in your theatre, or do I have to bring them in?
Yes. Our theatres come equipped with complete lighting and sound systems.

Can I have a reception before or after my performances?

Yes. Our June Havoc Theatre comes with a 500 sq. ft. lobby complete with a concessions bar.

For availability, rates, and viewings contact:
Jerry Bradley
212-868-2055 x231       

Glory Girls
by Jan Buttram
Peter Brouwer, Peter Herrick, Kate Bushman, Pamela Paul, Carole Monferdini (l. to r.)
(Photo by Kim T. Sharp)

Abingdon Theatre Company