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Joria Productions Now at Theatre Row: Home of West Side Dance Project & City Music Schools

Theater Rental

The Place For Affordable Space

The Joria Productions Mainstage Theater is a 900 square foot, 65 seat full time theater. It is equipped with lighting and grid, sound system, curtains, dressing rooms, piano, separate rest room for performers. Ceiling/Grid height is 11’. Seating is on risers in movable sections, the stage is floor level. The floor is a sprung parquet surface.

The Red Door Cabaret and Stand-Up Theater is a 650 square foot showcase theater, Cabaret Style, with seating for 35 to 50. The stage is raised and audience can be at tables. The ceilings are 11' feet high. It is equipped with lighting, sound, and curtains; there is also a piano in the space.

The following equipment and services are supplied directly by Joria Productions.



  • 1 - 8 x 600 Watt Programmable Portable NSI Dimmer Pack.
  • 35 – 150 watt par cans.
  • 5 – 500 watt 6" fresnels


Red Door Cabaret

·         1 – 8 x 600 Watt Programmable NSI Dimmer Pack (4 dimmers avalable)

·         2 – 125 Watt 3” fresnels

·         3 – 120 Watt Par cans

(gel frames are available for all instruments, you are expected to provide your own gels)


  • 1 - AM/FM amplifier/receiver.
  • House speaker system.
  • CD Player
  • Reel to Reel tape deck
  • 4 channel PA  amplifier and 2 wireless mics


  • There are enough "Blacks" to surround the space. (Mainstage)

Dressing Rooms

  • There are 2 dressing rooms on the upstage wall of the Mainstage with access to a rest room separate of the audience rest rooms.


  • The use of one of our "house" pianos, (These are a Baldwin’s).

Support Staff


One staff member from Joria Productions will be on duty during your performance rental to as a liason to facilitate your activities. It is the producers responsibility to provide Directors, Choreographers, Musical Directors/Accompanists, Lighting designers, Set designers, Stage Managers, Tech Directors, Electricians, Box Office, House Managers, Etc. Joria Productions maintains a list of support staff candidates which we will share with producers on request. Fees for Production, Creative and Technical support services must be negotiated with candidates on a case by case basis.


Additional Features

  • The space is air conditioned

For A Nominal Fee

  • Storage space can be reserved.
  • Low cost, musical instrument rental can be arranged.


Joria Productions’ maintains 2 million dollars of venue insurance on its complex.  This is Premises/General Public Liability Insurance  Any other insurance such as "Workers Comp" etc. is the responsibility of the producer.

Prices for the Theater

Joria Productions Mainstage Theater can be rented on a weekly, daily, or per-performance basis.

Weekly 'move-in' rate is $3000.00

Daily ‘move-in’ rate is $500.00

Per performance rate is $250.00

This would be a four, (4) hour booking (generally 6:00 to 10:00 or 7:00 to 11:00.). Overtime will be charged at $75.00 per hour for each hour or part of an hour after your booking time.

A 50% deposit is required to hold your booking, deposits are non-refundable

The Red Door Cabaret
can be rented on a per performance basis, as above this would be a 4 hour block (6 to 10, 7 to 11, or with special application8 to 12). The rate for this space is $175.00 for the 4-hour block. Overtime will be charged at $75.00 per hour for each hour or part of an hour after your booking time.

All rates include the use of all lighting equipment assigned to the room, curtains, sound systems, and pianos.

Prices for Staged Readings or ‘Table Reads’ with invited audiences




These rates are for invited audience only, if admission is charged performance rates apply:

Up to 10 people invited - Charged at rehearsal rate of $29.00 per hour

10 – 30 people invited - $165.00 for a 4 hour block

Over 30 people invited – performance rates apply


Red Door Cabaret


Up to 10 people invited – Charged at rehearsal rate of $29.00 per hour

Above 10 people – Performance rates apply


The above Rates for Staged Readings/Table Reads DO NOT include use of lighting or sound equipment.


Pricing for other Events in The Mainstage, or Red Door Cabaret is available on request


Phone: 212.563.6781

Email: info@joriaproductions.com

412 W 42nd Street, 4th Floor

New York, NY 10036