Rental Pricing

Empress Theatre & Empress Lounge for 2020-2021

Rental rates include same day set-up and rehearsal, but do not include labor, equipment, insurance, box office services, lobby event space or additional rehearsal time or set up days. Merchandise sales, commercial displays and audio/video recording require separate agreements and fees.

Standard Rate $2,000 – one performance and same day rehearsal (8-hour period on one day)
Second performance on same day $1,500 ($150 per hour thereafter)

Non-profit rate $1500 – one performance and same day rehearsal (8-hour period on one day)
Second performance on same day $1,000 ($150 per hour thereafter)

Rental rates do not include labor, equipment, insurance, box office services.

Lighting Technician – $40 per hour

Sound Technician – $40 per hour

Stage Hands – $25 per hour

Grand Piano Rental – $150

One Advertising Space in Poster Display Window – Design and materials $50

Marque Billing – $50 one week

Marquee Billing two sides – $100 one week (based on availability)

Box Office Service – Basic fee is $200 plus 3.5% credit card sales, which includes set-up, ticket printing, advance sale and night-of-show ticket seller.

Lounge – in conjunction with performance $400

Custodial and Damage Fee – $300 for Theatre and Lounge

  • $100 damage fee is refundable

Front of House and Ushering Corp – $150 per performance

  • $75 Two performances on the same day

Security – $150 per performance

Merchandise Sales – must be approved in advance. Table in lobby $100

Video Projection Package (projector and screen use) – $200

Video – archival recording $150

Audio – archival recording $50

Portable PA system – $150 per day

Deposit – non-refundable deposit required of all users to reserve date(s).

Tech Sheets

Audio Production

LED Lighting

Video Production

Gallery

360° Walkthrough