Each of La Mama’s legendary fully equipped theatrical spaces allow producers to build upon our incomparable history of groundbreaking experimental theatre and guarantees an exclusive and secure environment in which to create the perfect world for your productions.

At La Mama, not only do your shows become fully realized, they become part of the history of cutting edge East Village theatre.

Whether you are producing a special event, a gala or fundraiser, a workshop, festival, reading, or a full theatrical production we can offer a variety of different venues. All of our theatrical spaces provide you with the versatility to transport your audiences anywhere you wish to take them. La MaMa can offer a cabaret, a 299 seat Main Stage experience or a wide open playing area in which to explore the depths of your script. 

Below you will find information about renting rehearsal, event, and performance spaces at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club. The spaces in the East Village available to rent include:

- The Ellen Stewart Theatre
- The Downstairs
- The Great Jones Rehearsal Studios
- La MaMa Galleria

Below you will find:
- images of the spaces
- floor plans
- available technical support
- contact information to request a rental.

Please send any rental requests or questions to

Rehearsal Studios

About our Studios
- La MaMa operates three rehearsal studios at 47 Great Jones St.
- Rehearsal Studios are available throughout the year
- Studio size: 24' x 48'
-Free Wifi

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 10am – 10pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 6pm



Theatre Rentals at La MaMa



Stage: 57' x 36’
Height to Grid: 23' 6"
Capacity: 299


Stage: 45’ x 59’
Height to grid: 11’ 8"
Capacity: 99 - 130


For a .pdf of the La Galleria Floor Plan: CLICK HERE