The Marc A. Scorca Hall at the National Opera Center is an acoustically excellent space specifically designed for the operatic voice. In addition to opera auditions and recitals, this space is perfectly suited for a variety of chamber performances, classes, meetings, special events and rehearsals.

The Marc A. Scorca Hall features adjustable seating for up to 72 people and houses a 7-foot grand piano that is maintained and tuned weekly. The Hall is also wired for audio/video recording.

Every rental of the Marc A. Scorca Hall includes the use of the attached Green Room. The Green Room includes a piano and comfortable seating, and is appropriate as an audition and performance staging area or small pre- and post-performance gatherings.

Additional vocal studios are also available for rent.

OPERA America members have priority access to National Opera Center spaces and enjoy the highest discounted rates. For more information, visit www.operaamerica.org/membership.

Space Usage EditEdit Space Usage

Permitted Uses Rehearsal, Performance, Class, Audition, Photo Shoot, Special Event, Audio Recording, Reading, Meeting, Video/Film Shoot, Screening
Disciplines Music, Theatre, Film
Restrictions On Use Food and drink are strictly prohibited in the Marc A. Scorca Hall.

Availability

COLORED BLOCKS = NOT AVAILABLE

Booking Policies EditEdit Booking Policies

How To Book

May be booked by contacting the Opera Center at 212-796-8630 or Reservations@operaamerica.org.

Additional fees apply for recording and/or special services.

Hours Of Operation Available 10AM - 10PM daily.
Rental Policy May be booked by contacting the Opera Center at 212-796-8630 or Reservations@operaamerica.org. Additional fees apply for recording and/or special services.
Cancellation Policy Deposits are 100% refundable if the reservation is canceled at least three months in advance of the date. Otherwise, 50% of the contracted amount for event spaces, equipment and services is due for portions cancelled at least 1 month in advance, and 100% of the contracted amount is due when cancelled less than 1 month in advance.
Open to last minute space requests. -
Booking Requirements Deposit, Proof of liability insurance required
Rental Personnel On site manager, Call for addtl rental personnel, Rates include some or all equipment
Performance Personnel Call for addtl performance personnel
Payment Types Cash, Check, Credit card
Options -
Other Allowed Activities -

Features EditEdit Features

Space Dimensions 1172.36 sqft
Space Features Column-free, Air-conditioned, Heated, Wings/backstage space, Sound-proof, Acoustic panels
Technology Cell service, Internet access, WiFi, Live streaming
Flooring Wood
Stage Configuration Platform stage
Stage Dimensions 16 ft x 15 ft with 16 ft ceiling
Seating capacity 72
Seating Flexible seating

Equipment EditEdit Equipment

Lighting Incandescent, Light board, Lighting instruments
Furniture Chairs, Podium, Tables
Amenities Green room
Instruments and Accessories Performance piano, Music stands
Audio Equipment Sound system, Sound booth, PA system, Microphone, MP3/auxiliary input, CD player, Recording equipment
Video/Film Equipment Digital projector, Projection screen, DVD player, TV/monitor
Studio Arts/Maker Equipment -

Accessibility Accessibility_active EditEdit Accessibility

Parking Street parking
Accessibility ADA or AODA compliant, Accessible without stairs, Elevator, Lobby and house, Patron restrooms, Freight elevator, Backstage
Audience Services Vending machines, Restrooms, Lobby
Miscellaneous -

Rates EditEdit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Rehearsal $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Performance $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Class $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Audition $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Photo Shoot $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Special Event $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Audio Recording $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Reading $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Meeting $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Video/Film Shoot $165 $1,584 $9,504 $38,016
Screening - $1,584 $9,504 $38,016

Non-Profit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Rehearsal $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Performance $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Class $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Audition $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Photo Shoot $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Special Event $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Audio Recording $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Reading $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Meeting $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Video/Film Shoot $130 $1,248 $7,488 $29,952
Screening - $1,248 $7,488 $29,952

Membership Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Rehearsal $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Performance $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Class $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Audition $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Photo Shoot $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Special Event $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Audio Recording $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Reading $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Meeting $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Video/Film Shoot $95 $912 $5,472 $21,888
Screening - $912 $5,472 $21,888

This space was last updated on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 8:09PM