Theater / Studio Rental @ GK ARTS CENTER

Rental Details

Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center is located in DUMBO, Brooklyn – we have four performance spaces and one theater space. Their measurements are as follows:

Theater/Studio: 45′ x 50′ (1,983sq ft)
Stage width 48ft (wall to wall) x 45 ft deep ( or can be opened to 80ft deep )
Stage width-38ft (leg to leg – adjustable)

310-seat blackbox theater boasts sprung floors, a rep plot and a stage that is 38’w x 45’d.
Available on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.

Studio 1: 48′ x 34′ (1,632sq ft)
Studio 2: 48′ x 34′ (1,632sq ft)
Studio 3: 52′ x 35′ (1,820sq ft)
Studio 4: 52′ x 35′ (1,820sq ft)

All studios are column free

For Rental Enquiries, or for more information, please contact:
Michael Chernov at, or call the office at: 212-600-0047


GK Arts Center Seating Charts


GKA Rep Plot 2016 updated March 16

GKA Rep Section Updated March 2016

Studio Rental Reservation Form

Theater Rental Reservation Form


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Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center Plan 2016

Standard configuration – 310 capacity

Seating: 310 on tiered risers

Dance: State of the art Harlequin floor covered in black Marley
Theater: Black 1/4″ plywood laid under Harlequin floor
Concerts: Raised stage 1 meter high (optional)

Masking/Soft goods:

Black legs and borders create 5 wings stage right and left (can be increased to 7 wings)
Upstage is white translucent cyc – backlit
Bounce Cyc
Black Sharktooth scrim
Full black traveler immediately downstage of cyc

Optional: white scrims, travelers house curtain and other softgoods

Option to have a 35’-0” backstage area
3 Dressing Rooms w/Makeup Tables & Mirrors-capacity 35-50
Scenery Storage
Props Storage
Temporary Production Offices

See attached instruments and rep plot with an Ion Lighting Console

Flown EAW 2 way speakers Right and Left above Proscenium
EAW Subs on the floor with EAW 2 way speakers
EAW 2 way speakers in wings 2 and 4
Clear-Com System throughout
Yamaha LS-9 Console with F/X rack, playback options in lighting/sound booth

Lighting/Sound/SM booth:
At back of house, top of risers, there is a control booth approximately 8’-6” deep x 12’-0” wide.
This is the location for the lighting and sound consoles, as well as a stage management position.
Front of the booth is open to the audience.