Rentals

Rental Information

Whether you’re looking to host a recital, put up a play, or host your company’s town hall, our venues are available for rental: Engelman Recital Hall, Mason Hall, the Rose Nagelberg Theatre, or Rehearsal Studio.

Rentals include:

Renters using our venues must supply the onstage talent, creative team, technical labor (including stage managers, lighting, sound and set designers, board operators, board programmers, lighting electricians, carpenters, running crew, load-in/load-out crew, and liability insurance, as well as any permits or permissions required by state or city law/regulation). Renters are responsible for marketing their own events.

RENTAL FEES

Each of our venues has its own base price, which includes in-house lighting and sound systems, and some general items such as chairs, tables, podiums … Rentals include venue manager, box office manager, house manager, and ushers, but no technical or production staffing.  Additional equipment for rental specific to each venue can be found on the venue tabs below. 

To receive an accurate price estimate for your event, please call the rentals manager at 646-312-4099 or email bpac.rentals@baruch.cuny.edu

For Information on venues not listed on the tabs below, please contact the rentals manager at 646-312-4099 or bpac.rentals@baruch.cuny.edu

55 Lexington Ave., NYC
Audience entrance on E. 25th St. between Lexington & 3rd Aves.
Seats: 175

Ideal for chamber concerts (up to 15 musicians), film screenings, talks, lectures, play readings, conferences, and annual/informational meetings.

A beautiful, intimate concert hall with superb acoustics and raked seating. 3 pianos including a Class D Steinway Concert Grand, are available for rental.

The stage is 21' x 21' downstage (21' x 14' upstage) with a blond hardwood floor. A Strand mini-board offers eight preset cues, and recording within the space is possible (technicians at renter's expense).

With near-perfect acoustics, it is a true gem. The NY Times chief classical music critic Anthony Tommasini called the Engelman Recital Hall "a perfect hall for chamber music."

Additional rental items not included in the base price:

  • Piano (with tuning)
  • Projector with Screen
  • Choral Risers
  • Lobby for Receptions

If you are interested in renting the recital hall, please fill out and return the application linked below to bpac.rentals@baruch.cuny.edu

For more information or an accurate price estimate, please call the rentals manager at 646-312-4099

Engelman Recital Hall Rep Plot
Engelman Recital Hall Seating Chart
Engelman Recital Hall Info Sheet
Engelman Recital Hall Section
Engelman Recital Hall Floor Plan
Engelman Recital Hall Ground Plan

Engelman Recital Hall Application

55 Lexington Ave., NYC
Audience entrance on E. 25th St. between Lexington & 3rd Aves.
Seats: 99 – 200 (approximate)

Ideal for theatrical rehearsals/productions (straight plays or musicals), dance, opera, and film and television shoots.  Weekly rental available only (no one-offs).

The Rose Nagelberg Theatre is a state-of-the-art black box theatre at 48' in width, 27' in length, and 21' in height. Seating configuration is flexible. The floor is oak hardwood, finished in satin black paint. The theatre is equipped with a wire-tension lighting grid that allows for ease of focusing and movement of instruments and an advanced audio system.

Please note: The Nagelberg Theatre is usually booked 6 months to 1 year in advance.

Additional items not included in the base price:

  • Piano (with tuning)
  • Soft Goods (cyc screen, legs, and drapes)
  • Projector with screen
  • Marley Floor (black)
  • Scene Shop
  • Lobby for Receptions
  • Mic package

If you are interested in renting the Nagelberg Theatre, please fill out and return the application linked below to bpac.rentals@baruch.cuny.edu

For more information or an accurate price estimate, please call the rentals manager at 646-312-4099

Nagelberg Theatre Info Sheet
Nagelberg Theatre Rep Sheets

Nagelberg Theatre Application

17 Lexington Ave., NYC
Audience entrance on Lexington Ave. at 23rd Street
Seats: Orchestra: 626/Balcony: 426

Available for concerts, dance, comedy, variety shows, film screenings, school graduations, film and television shorts, talks, lectures, play readings, conferences (no catering  space or breakout rooms available), and annual/informational meetings.

Mason Hall is an auditorium-style theatre, located on the main floor of the landmark 17 Lexington Ave building at 23rd Street. The stage floor area is 44' x 21'.

Additional rental items not included in the base price:

  • Piano
  • Projector with screen
  • Marley Floor
  • Stage extension (apron)
  • Skylight Room (large green room/assembly/dressing room)

If you are interested in renting Mason Hall, please fill out and return the application linked below to bpac.rentals@baruch.cuny.edu

For more information or an accurate price estimate, please call the rentals manager at 646-312-4099

Mason Hall One Sheet
Mason Ground Plan
Mason Orchesta Seating Chart
Mason Balcony Seating Chart
Mason Rep Plot
Mason Hall Sectional

Masson Hall Application