Several Asian actors are dressed in dark, royal-looking clothing and bowing their heads as if in mourning.


Rehearsal Space

A.R.T./New York has a total of eight studio and meeting spaces available to rent by the hour for rehearsals, meetings, auditions, workshops, and small scale performances. Chairs, tables, rehearsal cubes, and wireless internet are available in each studio. Many studios have a piano (inquire when booking).

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NOTICE ON CLOSURE:

All A.R.T./New York studios, which include South Oxford Space and [email protected], will be closed until further notice.

Tenants and delivery persons will have access to the building during this time, although we do encourage you to stay away as much as possible. 

We will continue to clean and sanitize the building daily.

 

Rental Cancellation Policy Update at [email protected] and South Oxford Space

In reaction to recent cancellations due to the COVID-19 virus, starting March 13, 2020 at 2:00pm, A.R.T./New York is waiving cancellation fees until further notice.

Renters will not be liable for rental fees on cancellations made during this period. Any deposits or pre-payments will be credited to future bookings with A.R.T./New York.

Fees for cancelled space paid by Creative Space Grants through June 30, 2020 will be credited back to grant vouchers. Grantees will not be penalized during the next round’s grant application if all current grant awards are not applied by the April 15, 2020 deadline.

This policy will be revisited as needed.


LuEsther T. Mertz South Oxford Space


138 South Oxford Street
(Between Atlantic Avenue and Fulton Street)
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 398-3078
[email protected]

Rental hours are between 9am and 10pm, seven days a week. The LuEsther T. Mertz South Oxford Space is fully air-conditioned, wheelchair accessible, and convenient to all trains: B, C, D, G, N, R, Q, 2, 3, 4, 5, and the LIRR. Please note that we do not rent for private functions such as birthday parties, weddings, or baby showers.

ADA-compliant accessible facility.The LuEsther T. Mertz South Oxford Space is an ADA-compliant accessible facility.

 

 

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The calendar below shows current availability over the next 3 months, booked times are indicated in blue. Please contact facilities staffing to make your booking.

 

The Great Room

This stunning, wood-paneled room has 14' ceilings, a small raised stage, and hardwood floors. The room measures 35' x 27', and the stage is 15' x 10'.  There are three tall windows with drapes that have blackout capabilities. Capacity is 74 persons.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $24/hr
Class/Small Meeting: $37/hr
Large Meeting: $68/hr
Performance: $85/hr
Member Discount
Rehearsal: $20/hr
Class: $27/hr
Performance/Event: $60/hr

 

Studio G

Located on the first floor, the Studio G rehearsal space measures 28' x 26' with 10' ceilings. This bright, airy studio with windows and a Marley dance floor opens out to a backyard garden. Capacity is 30 persons.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $20/hr
Class/Small Meeting: $30/hr
Reading/Large Meeting: $45/hr
Member Discount  
Rehearsal: $17/hr
Class: $20/hr
Reading: $38/hr

 

Studio B

This clean, well-lit rehearsal space located in the basement has Marley flooring, measures 21' x 16' and has 9' ceilings.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $17/hr
Class/Small Meeting: $24/hr
Member Discount
Rehearsal: $14/hr
Class: $17/hr 

 


[email protected]

520 Eighth Avenue, 3rd Floor
(between 36th and 37th Streets)
New York, NY 10018
(212) 594-0422 
[email protected]

Rental hours are between 9am and 10pm, seven days a week. [email protected] is fully air-conditioned and is wheelchair accessible. The Spaces are located in Manhattan’s Garment District, conveniently close to Penn Station and the Port Authority, as well as all Times Square and 34th Street Subway lines.

ADA-compliant accessible facility.

Spaces @ 520 is an ADA-compliant accessible facility.

 

 

Check Availability

The calendar below shows current availability, booked times are indicated in blue. Please contact facilities staffing to make your booking.

 

The Bruce Mitchell Room

This lovely, colorful room measures 30' x 25' and may be used for rehearsals and small events. It has adjustable track lighting, convenient counter space, and rubberized “Mondo” flooring. Capacity is 40 persons.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $36/hr
Class: $45/hr
Reading: $55/hr
Member Discount
Rehearsal: $28/hr
Class: $35/hr
Reading:  $45/hr

 

Studio A

This rehearsal room measures 22' x 18'. It has sprung floors with rubberized “Mondo” flooring. There is a wall of mirrors that may be covered with drapes provided.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $25/hr
Class: $35/hr
Member Discount  
Rehearsal: $22/hr
Class: $28/hr

 

Studio B

Studio B measures 28' x 22'. It has sprung floors with rubberized “Mondo” flooring.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $28/hr
Class: $44/hr
Reading: $55/hr
Member Discount
Rehearsal: $25/hr
Class: $34/hr
Reading: $45/hr

 

Studio C

This studio measures 22' x 14'. It has wall-to-wall carpet.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $20/hr
Class: $29/hr
Member Discount
Rehearsal: $18/hr
Class: $24/hr

 

Studio D

Especially suited for meetings, classes, and table readings, Studio D measures 25' x 14' and has wall-to-wall carpet.

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Hourly Rates
Rehearsal: $20/hr
Class: $29/hr
Member Discount  
Rehearsal: $18hr
Class: $24/hr

 

A.R.T./New York would like to thank the City of New York for its support of capital improvements to the LuEsther T. Mertz South Oxford Space: the Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council, and the Office of the Brooklyn Borough President. Our sincerest thanks also go to the LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust and The Hyde and Watson Foundation for providing matching funds for this capital project. Generous ongoing support was provided by City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and The Maurer Family Foundation for [email protected]

Header: NAATCO's production of Henry VI. Photo by William P. Steele.