Baryshnikov Arts Center

About BAC Rentals

Baryshnikov Arts Center is now accepting rental requests through December 2018.


Performances

Performances

BAC is one of New York City’s leading venues for live performance rentals.

BAC’s theaters have housed presentations by local and international dance companies, off-Broadway theater productions, and more.

Rental features:

  • Rental features:
  • Full access to BAC’s technical equipment
  • Technical support by in-house production staff
  • The Jerome Robbins Theater includes an offstage dressing room, a second large dressing room with washer and dryer, and green room amenities
  • Additional space rental options for post-show receptions
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen access
  • ADA compliant with elevator access to all spaces
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Rehearsals

Rehearsals

BAC is a prime location for studio rentals in the heart of New York City.

BAC provides clean, quiet, private workspaces for a variety of art forms including dance, theater, music, and puppetry, among others. Groups requiring ample space are easily accommodated in our spacious venues.

Rental features:

  • Column-free studios with high ceilings
  • Large windows with southern and western exposure to natural light
  • Sunshades and blackout shades
  • Sprung wood floor covered with black marley
  • Sound system
  • Ballet barres and mirrors
  • Access to restrooms, lockers, and showers
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen access
  • ADA compliant with elevator access to all spaces
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Conferences + Meetings

Conferences + Meetings

BAC offers a professional, alternative setting for conferences and meetings.

BAC’s studios and theaters can accommodate events ranging from large seminars to small group workshops and staff retreats. A variety of options are available for breakout sessions and auxiliary spaces.

BAC’s Midtown location is at the center of New York City’s convention activity, within walking distance from the Javits Center, Madison Square Garden, and Times Square. With its close proximity to Penn Station, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and the Lincoln Tunnel, BAC is a convenient destination for conference and meeting attendees.

Rental features:

  • Audio and Video equipment available upon request
  • Technical support administered by in-house production staff
  • Chairs, folding tables (4’ and 6’), linens, and coat racks available upon request
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen access
  • ADA compliant with elevator access to all spaces
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Events

Events

BAC’s attractive architecture and beautiful interior spaces with high ceilings make it a popular venue for a variety of events.

BAC’s studios and theaters can accommodate a range of event configurations. BAC has expansive windows with southern and western exposure to natural light, boasting views of Manhattan, the Hudson River, and gorgeous sunsets.

Rental features:

  • Technical equipment (subject to availability)
  • Event support administered by in-house production staff
  • Limited number of chairs, folding tables (4’ and 6’), linens, and coat racks (subject to availability)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen access
  • ADA compliant with elevator access to all spaces
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Film Screenings

Film Screenings

BAC’s Jerome Robbins Theater, equipped with HD projector, large projection screen, and surround sound system, is optimal for film screenings.

Excellent sightlines allow for an ideal viewing experience. BAC is equipped to implement technical set-up for Q&A sessions, and the Jerome Robbins Theater Lounge provides an intimate setting for pre- or post-screening receptions.

Rental features:

  • Christie 12K HD Projector
  • 24’ h by 32’ w Pro Cyk Projection Surface
  • Technical support administered by in-house production staff
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen access
  • ADA compliant with elevator access to all spaces
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Film + Photo Shoots

Film + Photo Shoots

BAC has served as a location for a wide variety of film, television, and photo shoots.

With a neutral color palette of textured concrete and white walls, BAC’s studios are a flexible canvas. High ceilings and large windows give natural light and stunning cityscape views.

Rental features:

  • Theatrical lighting and sound equipment
  • Technical support administered by in-house production staff
  • Studios equipped with sunshades and blackout shades
  • Access to restrooms, lockers, and showers
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen access
  • ADA compliant with elevator access to all spaces
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