The James L. Meader Little Theater
This intimate venue is ideal for smaller productions and presentations. A jewel-box proscenium stage with 36 foot wide by 27 foot deep playing space in front and teared seating beyond. The floor has wing space left and right, an upstage crossover and can be used as a modified black box. The Meader Little Theatre has two large dressing rooms with separate bathrooms and an independent box office and lobby. Marley Dance Floor not included.
Capacity: 136 Seats
Rental: Week/ $1,500 Day/ $250
The Schacht Fine Arts Center Auditorium
Ideal for big events, this theatre is a 620 seat proscenium house with capacity for an additional 200 in the balcony. The Stage has wing space left and right and load-in access. Proscenium width is 36 feet and depth from fore-stage to Cyc is 30 feet. The Schacht Fine Arts Center Auditorium has six large dressing rooms and an Independent box office and lobby. Marley Dance Floor not included.
Capacity: 620 Seats (200 Balcony for extra fee)
Rental: Week/ $2,500 Day/ $500
Inclusions and Requirements
Included: Light Board, lights as hung; Sound Equipment for Playback and Headset System included.
Required: 1 Student from the Theatre Institute at Sage, or one graduate of the Russell Sage College Creative and Performing Arts program @$15 per hour while in building
Required: Insurance Rider
Required: 2 on-site representatives of renter during performances in the Meader Little Theatre, 3 on-site representatives of renter during performances in The Schacht Fine Arts Center Auditorium.
Contact: Theatre Institute at Sage (518) 244-4504
- Check if your dates available
- Fill out rental inquiry form with a fee of $50, include desired dates, project description and audience projections. (Link to the form?)
If you rent, the fee will be deducted from your final bill.
NB: Events and organizations that conflict with concurrent Theatre Institute at Sage (TIS) programming or the mission statement of TIS or Russell Sage College will not be considered.
7-10 business days response
Directions to the Meader Little Theater and the Schacht Fine Arts Center
Parking at the corner of 1st St. & Division St. in Troy, NY. Entrance across from 92 1st St. through McKinstry Courtyard.
Or parking Lot adjacent to Division Street and across street from gate entrance at 5 Division Street.
5 Division Street
Map and Directions