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

Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center Plan 2016

Standard configuration – 310 capacity – standard (274 optional)

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)

Stage width:
Adjustable 38′-0″ with 6′-0″ wing space stage right and left

Stage depth:
45ft – 80ft
Stage height to grid:
Deck to roof:

Masking/Soft goods:
Black legs and borders create 5 wings stage right and left
Upstage is white translucent cyc to be backlit
Bounce Cyc
Black Sharktooth scrim
Full black traveler immediately downstage of cyc

Backstage area (optional):
Option to have a 35’-0” backstage area
Dressing Rooms w/Makeup Tables & Mirrors
Scenery Storage
Props Storage
Temporary Production Offices

See attached instruments and rep plot consisting of 120 instruments

Flown EAW 2 way speakers Right and Left above Proscenium
EAW Subs on the floor with EAW 2 way speakers
Flown EAW 2 way speakers in wings 2 and 4
Clear-Com System throughout
Assortment of Microphones, Microphone Stands
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.
Currently the front of the booth is open to the audience.