School of the Arts: Allen Main Stage Theatre

The Allen Main Stage Theatre at School of the Arts is a traditional proscenium arch-style theatre, ideal for large scale productions, music, and dance presentations. There is ample wing space to accommodate temporary set storage or quick costume changes. The theatre has a fly system, backstage crossover, orchestra pit, projection capabilities, as well as sound and lighting systems which may be accessed upon request. Dressing rooms are located below the stage and performer restrooms are within close proximity to the space. The Allen Main Stage is handicapped accessible and includes an Induction Loop hearing device system. Maximum seating capacity is 480. The Allen Main Stage includes a 200-seat balcony with elevator access; the first floor seats 280. Despite its size, the Allen Main Stage still maintains an intimate feel and the artists can easily engage the audience.

Location

45 Prince Street
Rochester, NY 14607

Manager

Adele M. Fico

Genres Accepted

  • Comedy
  • Kids Fringe
  • Theatre
  • Music
  • Dance
  • Visual Arts & Film
  • Spoken Word
  • Multidisciplinary

Seating

480 seats arranged as Proscenium theatre with 280 seats downstairs and 200 upstairs.

Stage Size

40 wide x 20 deep

Website

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Lighting

Areas and color washes; down light and side light; many possibilities.

Sound

24 channel digital board, 15 body mics, 4 hand mics, hanging mics and floor mics available; speakers throughout theatre.

Storage

None

Dressing Room

Two dressing rooms downstairs with ample space.

Parking

Street Parking

Facility Services

  • Bar: No
  • Cafe: Yes
  • Front Staff: Yes
  • Technical Staff: Yes
  • Stage Management No
  • WiFi: Yes
  • Tuned Piano: Yes
  • Sprung Floor: Yes

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