Rent Riverside Theatre

Riverside Theatre’s space on 119 E College St is available for rent to organizations, individuals and businesses.

Our space is ideal for performances, presentations, panel discussions, seminars, meetings, weddings, graduations, and other celebrations!

Lobby

  • Capacity: 50 seats arranged in auditorium layout or 100 participant in our regular lobby set up
  • AV package is available upon request
  • Riverside Theatre’s House Manager included in the price
  • Additional Front of House Staff available upon request for $21/hr
  • Additional Tech Staff available upon request for $30/hr
  • Concessions and wine and beer bar available upon request
  • Hourly rental fee: $65/hr
  • Daily rental fee: $600/day (12 hrs max)

Lobby and Auditorium

  • Up to 150 participants (performers not included)
  • Third floor dressing room included
  • Second floor dressing rooms available for additional fee
  • AV package available upon request
  • Riverside Theatre’s House Manager included in the price
  • Additional Front of House Staff available upon request for $21/hr
  • Additional Tech Staff and support available upon request for $30/hr
  • Concessions and wine and beer bar available upon request
  • Hourly rental fee: $125/hr
  • Daily rental fee: $1,000/day (12 hrs max)

For more information, or to schedule a tour or a meeting, please contact Riverside’s Managing Director, Irena Sarić at irena@riversidetheatre.org or 319.887.1360

Common answers and general rules:

  • Riverside Theatre does not offer assistance  with load in and/or set up of renter’s materials and set pieces, strike, and load out assistance. All changes to the space are subject to the approval of Riverside Theatre’s Facility and Production Manager and will be covered under tech support hourly fee charged to the renter.
  • Food is allowed only in the lobby area. Riverside Theatre’s staff is not able to assist with distribution of fresh food. If food is catered the renter must plan for either self service or third party waiting staff.
  • The need for additional Front of House and Tech Staff will be determined mutually between the renter and Riverside Theatre.
  • Riverside Theatre carries a license for beer and wine sales and consumption. No hard liquor is allowed on premises
  • Riverside Theatre reserves the right to review content, topics, subject matter, or points of view of the renter’s event.
  • The poster for the event may be placed in the PedMall window. Otherwise, no other advertising will be provided by Riverside Theatre.
  • Riverside’s ticketing system, Agile, is available upon request for additional fee. Each ticket sold is subject to additional online and facility fee.