Clean, cozy theater space on the corner of Elston, Ashland and Armitage in Bucktown for rent. Great for live theatre, performances, auditions, rehearsals, seminars, workshops, screenings and film/television productions.

Audio/Video system. Sound & light board use included in the cost. 2-disc CD player, karaoke system available as well. The 24.5 feet by 12 feet space has 50 available plush seats, a kitchen area, and a prop room. Guests can purchase fresh popcorn and beverages in the concessions area. vending machines.

This space comes with all the accommodations, and is very affordable!

Space Usage EditEdit Space Usage

Permitted Uses Rehearsal, Performance, Class, Audition, Photo Shoot, Special Event, Audio Recording, Reading, Meeting, Video/Film Shoot, Studio Art, Exhibition, Screening
Disciplines Dance, Music, Theatre, Film, Visual Art
Restrictions On Use flamable or combustable material equipment


(Availability has not been published)

Booking Policies EditEdit Booking Policies

How To Book

For booking, simply call Patricia at 773-645-0222 and I will be happy to assist you with all your needs. After hours and emergencies dial 773-824-6998 or 773-909-6255. Email: and

Hours Of Operation Office: 11am - 9pm Space: 6am-1am daily
Rental Policy Payment plans allowed taylored as a situation may required and mutually agreed upon prior to the rental usage of the space.. At the conclusion of the rental period, the space must be cleaned and returned to the condition it was in prior to the rental period. Please contact the studio for any questions
Cancellation Policy Cancellations policies are negotiable on a case by case basis at time a mutual agreement is put in place.
Allows Last Minute Reservations None specified
Booking Requirements Deposit, Full payment, Lease agreement
Personnel Available at Time of Rental On site manager, Security, Building engineer, Call for addtl rental personnel, Rates include some or all personnel, Rates include some or all equipment
Personnel Available at Time of Performance Stage hands, Box office staff, Sound technician, Light technician, Technical director, Ushers, Call for addtl performance personnel
Payment Types Cash, Check, Credit card, Payment plan, Work-study, Barter
Options Cross-promotion opportunities
Other Allowed Activities Percussive footwear, Street shoes, Rosin use, Live percussion, Amplified music, Alcohol permitted

Features EditEdit Features

Space Dimensions 246.0 sqft
Space Features Air-conditioned, Heated, Ceiling fans, Wings/backstage space, Acoustic panels, Stage curtains, Privacy, Uninterrupted wall space, 7ft X 12ft motorized fideo/film screem
Technology Internet access, WiFi, Live streaming
Flooring Wood, Carpet, Marley available
Stage Configuration Proscenium, Thrust, Flexible stage, Black box, Seating in front and on stage left.
Stage Dimensions 26.5 ft x 14 ft with 14 ft ceiling
Seating Capacity 50
Seating Arrangement Fixed, Raked, Multi level, Seating risers, Flexible seating, Additional seating available

Equipment EditEdit Equipment

Lighting Fluorescent, Incandescent, Natural lighting/windows, Light board, Lighting instruments
Furniture Chairs, Podium, Floor mats, Tables, Ladder
Artist Amenities Dressing rooms, Shower, Kitchen/pantry, Green room, Private restroom, Telephone in space
Instruments And Accessories Rehearsal piano, Performance piano, Electronic keyboard, Percussion equipment, Organ, Music stands, guitars and supporting amps. Karaoke equipmentamps
Audio Sound system, Sound booth, PA system, Microphone, MP3/auxiliary input, CD player, Recording equipment, Amplifier, Karaoke equipment and software, Frequency Analyzer. Lav mics, shotgun mics.
Video Film Digital projector, Projection screen, Green screen, DVD player, TV/monitor, Editing stations, Cameras, Video mixers 4 camera operation, wireless mics and shotgun mics and booms. Movable video lightins and stands, softboxes
Studio Arts Printing, Photography, video cameras screen confectionary area and machines

Accessibility Accessibility_active EditEdit Accessibility

Parking Street parking, Free garage/lot parking, Valet parking, Paid garage/lot parking
Accessibility Patron restrooms, Backstage restroom, Backstage, Stage
Audience Services Staffed concession, Vending machines, Restrooms, Box office, Lobby
Miscellaneous free audition space available for approved student class projects of students studying at The Chicago Actors Studio and also studying at other institutions., Free space available

Rates EditEdit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Rehearsals $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Performances $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Class $35 $100 $400 $1,600
Auditions $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Photo Shoots $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Special Events $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Audio Recording $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Reading $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Meetings $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Video/Film Shoots $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Studio Arts $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600
Exhibitions - $100 $400 $1,600
Screenings $25-$35 $100 $400 $1,600

Non-Profit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Rehearsals $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Performances $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Class $20 $65 $350 $700
Auditions $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Photo Shoots $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Special Events $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Audio Recording $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Reading $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Meetings $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Video/Film Shoots $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Studio Arts $15-$20 $65 $350 $700
Exhibitions - $65 $350 $700
Screenings $15-$20 $65 $350 $700

This space was last updated on Thursday, August 06, 2015 at 2:37PM