Rentals – Ellen Stewart Theatre

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.
Whether you are producing a special event like a gala or fundraiser, a workshop, festival, reading, or a full theatrical production and are looking for an intimate black box,cabaret, a 299 seat Main Stage experience or a wide open playing area in which to explore the depths of your script, all of our four theatrical spaces provide you with the versatility to transport your audiences anywhere you wish to take them.



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


ETC Element control board
ETC Sensor Touring Rack 96 X 2.4K
16 - Source 4 Zooms 15-30 degree (575W)
15 - Source 4 Zooms 25-50 degree (575W)
37 - Source 4 36 degree (575W)
14 - shakespeare 15-35 degree
8 - Shakespeare 12 (575W)
6 - Shakespeare 30-55 degree (575W)
27 - 8' Fresnel (1K)
12 -  Star Par (575W) - 12 MFL / 8 WFL
8 - 16" Scoops (1K)


1 Mackie 24 Input 8 Bus Mix Console
2 Apogee RVDT Processors
2 Apogee Artist Series 5000 Sub Woofers
6 Apogee AE 5
4 Apogee 3600 Stage Monitors with Amp and Processor

The Ellen Stewart Theatre at 66 E 4th Street has a wheelchair accessible entry door on E 4th Street with elevator access to the box office on the mezzanine and the theater on the 2nd floor. Talk to a house manager at the performance for accessible seating.
Accessible bathrooms are available on the 2nd floor and 3rd floor.
If you have any questions about your visit, please call 212-254-6468.