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SuperHost
Flexible Theater & Lounge Space in SoHo
  • $500/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (4)
  • 4
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Includes two flexible black-box theatres and a cafe/lounge. The entire facility is 9000 sq feet. The Mainstage Theatre is a 2,200 sq ft. flexible black-box theatre with a sprung wood floor that measures 46' x 46'. It can seat up to 150 (depending on the configuration of the seating platforms) and usually seats 99. The theatre has a complete lighting package, including 92 dimmers and an entire sound system. Suitable for theatre, music, dance, performance, multi-media installations, readings, auditions, meetings, symposiums, presentations, conferences, parties, or classes. The Café can accommodate 50 patrons for readings, symposiums, presentations, weddings, parties, or receptions—available daily and hourly. Birthplace of The Vagina Monologues HERE has been a home to artists for over 25 years. Numerous celebrities have performed on HERE's stages, including Mindy Kaling, Courtney Love, Leonardo DiCaprio, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Michael Urie, Camryn Manheim, Dylan McDermott, Jimmy Simpson, Brian Selznick, and Marisa Tomei.
SuperHost
Huge Theater With Stunning Interior
  • $1500/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
This gorgeous theater has murals and intricate wall designs throughout. Very large theater with several different rooms making the shoot possibilities endless.
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Intimate Sexy Speakeasy
  • $200/hr
  • New
  • 4.8 (8)
  • 8
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
The space is a cosy, intimate, sexy Speakeasy. You have to go through a coffee shop, and find the Red Phone Booth to access. 2 blocks from the L train, the space is around 900sq, 12 ft ceiling, 2 Skylights, 7 windows (possible to cover) with a full Bar, separate Kitchen, Wood Stage, Vintage tuned Piano, 2 Skylights. We have also a Pa system, a screen, and a Projector. We have worked with big TV and Music Production, local video shooting, web series, advertising (skype), Burlesque competition, Marie Brizzard Master Bartender, and more...
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Church Street School for Music & Art
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (2)
  • 2
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
We are located in Tribeca, three blocks down from Canal Street, and very close to all the major NYC subway lines. White Street which we are on is full of art galleries. So we definitely is in the mist of vibrant artistic environment. There are a handful of restaurants around us that do take-outs, catering, etc.
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Elegant Speakeasy Bar for shoots and events
  • $250/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Step back in time in this intimate cocktail parlor. Lush booths, exposed brick and sexy wallpaper. Minimum daily rate that is shown is based on a still shoot with a crew/talent size of 15 or less for a 8 hour day ending at 3:30pm. +$300-$500 attendant fee **Evening private events require an open bar and food package provided by the venue. Private event minimums range from $3k-$10k. For event pricing or for larger impact jobs please message us and include and the following details: - Job Name: - Dates Needed: - What The Shoot/Event is for: - Cast & Crew/Attendees Size: - Hours Needed: - Budget: - Miscellaneous Relevant Info :
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Enticing Food and Art Space in NYC
  • $199/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Future fashion for brilliant minds... French Southern comfort food in New York.. ***Note: Please inquire about custom pricing especially for peak business hours and holidays.
SuperHost
Lower Level Bowery Cocktail Lounge Space
  • $250/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Lower Level event lounge. In the past we featured a disco party with a DJ, photoshoots, and catered events. The layout of the space is very cozy and can feature unique furniture. We also feature catering to ease the planning process. About 50 guests would comfortably fit standing - ideal for your next experience. The entrance door with virtual security features in place for privacy. Drop off service is suggested for deliveries. Functioning elevator access and stairs.
SuperHost
Street Level Irish Pub and Restaurant in New York
  • $1800/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
A friendly Irish neighborhood pub located in the heart of Hell's Kitchen and only 3 short blocks from the world-famous Central Park, the Theater District, and Times Square. We are an authentic Irish pub with tons of beer on tap and a wide variety of food on our menu. This triple decor of fun boasts 22 HDTV's, internet jukebox and top of the line sound system for customers' enjoyment. We feature all the local, national and international sporting events here. We can accomodate up to 104 people.
SuperHost
Indoor Family Entertainment Center
  • $2500/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Family Entertainment Center with huge arcade, 4 event rooms, laser tag, indoor bounce houses, Ballocity play structure, virtual reality, highway 66 bowling, lazer frenzy maze, and 3D Rollercoaster Simulator.
SuperHost
Old School Pub
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
This space is located in the center of Bay Ridge. It's an old school pub and pizzeria. A 1940s-style pizza restaurant, bar, rhythm and blues venue, and art space perfect for meetings and film production, among other things.

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About New York

Being the most populated city in the United States, New York is one of the most famous cities in all the world. Known for its rich history in the arts and vibrant culture, New York is, indeed, a city that never sleeps. A hub to many of the world’s leading businesses and financial institutions, Manhattan is dense and diverse with people from all walks of life.

New York’s classic touch of communal culture and many large spaces also make the city a perfect place for unique performance. With many options when it comes to venue and transportation, performances of all kinds can be easily scheduled and accessible to all.

Whether you’re looking for an unforgettable rooftop view or an intimate venue for a small performance space, New York will provide you with the best of options for your performance space. And with more than a few top service providers in the city, you’ll find everything you need to put on a spectacular New York City show.

Performance Venue Options in New York City

  • Studios
    Whether you want an intimate 800 square foot studio with a few props or a 3,000 square foot loft with a built-in showroom and tons of natural light, New York has just the studio that’s right for your performance event. Many of them come prepackaged with sound/video product equipment, dressing rooms and furniture for all your performance guests.

  • Warehouses
    Want to stage your performance in an industrial setting? New York has dozens of unique warehouses that double as performance venues, offering plenty of space for your band and friends, as well as room for stages, seating, and other custom props.

  • Rooftops
    Whether you want a luxury apartment complex or a bohemian sky-rise, New York offers a diverse selection of rooftops that can be utilized for any kind of performance event. Many offer both indoor and outdoor settings, and plenty of rooms for entertaining, practicing, or stage prep.

  • Theaters & Concert Halls
    New York is home to many eclectic, old-timey, and modern theaters and concert halls. Many of which are fully equipped with their own seating arrangements, lighting, speakers, and multi-purpose stage, meaning you won’t have to worry about renting additional equipment.

Event and Performance Companies in New York, NY

  • Eventique
    With a passion for original and memorable work, Eventique is known for interweaving technology and art into all its productions, creating unconventional events in the process. They’ve worked with many large companies including Spotify, Nike, Twitter, HBO, and NBCUniversal to create stunning New York experiences for performance events of all kinds.

  • Beige
    This world-renowned production company develops, produces and edits a variety of content for clients across many industries. Headquartered in NYC and Tokyo, they can help with concept creation, direction, location scouting, management, and overall execution for all kinds of New York events and performances. Their past clients encompass an astonishing list of fashion and technology leaders including Conde Nast, Adidas, and Sony.

  • Braund Studios
    Specializing in concert films, Braund Studio utilizes top-tier video and audio equipment (and many talented experts) to create stunning images and videos from performances large and small. With a reputable portfolio featuring work for popular artists like Jennifer Hudson, Sting, and Courtney Love, Braund Studios is a leader in both audio and visual production.

Pros and Cons of Hosting A Performance in New York, New York

Pros:

  • Like-minded creatives
    Being around others with similar passions and interests creates an engaging experience for both clients and customers.

  • Rich in culture
    With a vast history in the arts and business scene, New York is a solid foundation for many who wish to explore, discover, and out-of-the-box thinkers.

  • Diversity
    People from all over the world are drawn to New York because of its history, creating the perfect space to share knowledge and develop new skills.

  • Many opportunities
    With over 8.4 million residents, there is always someone new to meet, and an opportunity around every corner.

  • Reliable public transportation
    New York’s transportation system has been proven to work time after time, so it’s pretty easy to get to any venue or performance space.

Cons:

  • Expensive venues
    New York’s rent is one of the highest in the nation so naturally, many of its venues can be on the higher end of the scale.

  • Hot summers and cold winters
    The temperature in New York is on both ends of the spectrum: scorching summers and frigid winters. Be mindful of the season and place that you’re booking your performance space.

  • Striking noise level
    With more people, comes more conversations, other social events, emergency services, and more. Pay attention to your event’s location - if it’s outdoors, be sure that it’s later in the night and away from popular meeting spots.

  • Too many options
    The more isn’t always the merrier––it’s easy to get overwhelmed with the number of services, venues, and vendors to choose from in New York.

Famous Performance Locations in New York

  • Times Square
    For easy filming access and an entertainment-esque aesthetic, set up your performance nearby this iconic NYC entertainment hub. You can find many unique ticket booth performance venues, as well as nightclubs and rooftop lofts nearby.

  • Central Park
    This world-famous 840-acre public park in the heart of New York City is home to more than just cycling paths and sidewalks. There’s an array of open spaces nearby to host your performance event.

  • Radio City Music Hall
    In Midtown Manhattan, this music hall has hosted numerous concerts and film premieres, and is home to NYC’s famous Rockette’s. It’s a must-see spot in the center of the city, and a perfect place to get inspired before your big-city performance.