Performance Venue and Bar

Tobacco Road

Versatile 1500sqft space which includes a 150sqft raised stage with a brand new PA system. Special daytime rates for the whole month of April: $50 per hour (12pm till 7pm without sound engineer), $100 (12pm till 4am, including sound engineer). All rates published here are for 2014.

Space Usage

Permitted Uses Audio Recording, Meeting, Reading, Screening, Video/Film Shoot, Photo Shoot, Audition, Class, Special Event, Rehearsal, Performance
Disciplines Dance, Music, Theatre, Film
Restrictions On Use Alcohol sold on premises (in the adjacent bar). The room itself does not have a bar.


(Availability has not been published)

Booking Policies

How To Book

Contact the Events Manager, Patrizia Mazzuoccolo on 646 725 7311 for availability and special quotes for the whole of January 2014 (see hourly and long-term rates here for special January rates) and the rest of the year.

Hours Of Operation 12pm to 4am.
Rental Policy Contract signing with non-refundable $100 deposit (goes towards the full rental amount).
Cancellation Policy Up to 31 days prior to day of rental / event.
Allows Last Minute Reservations true
Booking Requirements Deposit, Proof of liability insurance required, Lease agreement
Personnel Available at Time of Rental On site manager, Rates include some or all personnel, Rates include some or all equipment
Personnel Available at Time of Performance Box office staff, Sound technician, Light technician, Technical director
Payment Types Cash, Credit card
Options Cross-promotion opportunities, NYSCA subsidized rates available
Other Allowed Activities Percussive footwear, Street shoes, Live percussion, Amplified music


Space Dimensions 1500.0 sqft
Space Features Column-free, Air-conditioned, Heated, Wings/backstage space, Sound-proof, Raw, Privacy, AC, stage area, green room
Technology Cell service, Internet access, WiFi, Live streaming, Details to be discussed with the Events Manager.
Flooring Wood, Stone, Wooden stage
Stage Configuration Platform stage
Stage Dimensions 150 ft x 4 ft with 12 ft ceiling
Seating Capacity 120
Seating Arrangement Flexible seating, Mainly standing (200) although seating events can be catered for.


Lighting Light board, Lighting instruments
Furniture Chairs, Risers, Tables, Ladder
Artist Amenities Dressing rooms, Secure storage, Green room
Instruments And Accessories Electronic keyboard, Percussion equipment, Drum set, Music stands
Audio Sound system, Sound booth, PA system, Microphone, MP3/auxiliary input, Total list available on request. 30-channel soundboard.
Video Film Digital projector, Projection screen, TV/monitor, Cameras, Total list on request.
Studio Arts Photography


Parking Street parking, Paid garage/lot parking, Loading dock
Accessibility Patron restrooms, Backstage restroom, Backstage, Stage
Audience Services Vending machines, Restrooms, Box office, Lobby
Miscellaneous For details, contact the Events Manager directly., Free space available


Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Audio Recording - - - -
Meetings $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Reading $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Screenings $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Video/Film Shoots $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Photo Shoots $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Auditions $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Class $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Special Events $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Rehearsals $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000
Performances $40-$80 $500 $3,000 $12,000

NYSCA subsidized rate available

This space was last updated on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 4:31PM