Proscenium Stage/Rehearsal Space in Bowery

The Kraine Theatre is one of the most well known downtown venues featuring Off and Off-Off Broadway productions year round.

The raked rows, wide center aisle and 12' ceilings give The Kraine Theater a sense of spaciousness while the 22" x 16" Proscenium Stage, with downstage curtain offers an intimate setting.

The upstage wall features two curtained side entrances and three 4'x8' fully rotating panels in the center, allowing for great versatility. The 99 seats are old school theater seat in fixed rows.

Backstage, there is a full dressing room with lighted mirrors, two bathrooms, direct crossover access and shared Set and Prop storage.

The lighting system has recently been upgraded. The Kraine now features and Ion family operating system, color changing LED rep plot, and three moving lights.

The space is equipped with a sound package that includes a Behringer Eurorack USB2442FX-PRO (an 1/8" jack is provided for your computer or other mp3 device), two 12" JBL house mains, and one stage monitor that can be places anywhere on stage. There is also a booth monitor for the tech booth to hear the stage well.

Additional amenities include air conditioning and projector/screen rental. The KGB Bar is on premises; drinks are permitted in the theater.

Rehearsal rates - $50/hour
Performance rates (tech person included) - $360-$900/performance

Space type:
Rehearsal space
Art studio/Workspace
Recording studio
Photography/Film studio
Photography/Film location
Dance studio
Performance space
Gallery/Exhibition space
Podcast studio
Total capacity: 99
Parking options: Street parking available
Amenities (included):
Private workspace
Natural light
Parking space(s)
Green screen
Video equipment
Outdoor area
Freight elevators
Wheelchair accessible
Accessible by public transportation
Dressing room
White backdrop
Wardrobe rack
Blackout blinds/curtains
Street level access
Printing press
Glass furnace
Drum kit
Other (specified in space details)
Lighting equipment
Space size (sq. ft.): 1000
Additional COVID-19 safety measures:
The space is cleaned and disinfected in accordance with guidelines from the CDC
High touch surfaces and shared amenities have been disinfected
Soft, porous materials have been properly cleaned or removed
A licensed professional cleaner is hired between bookings
Bookings are spaced apart to allow for enhanced cleaning
Additional protective gear provided:
Disinfecting wipes or spray and paper towels
Disposable gloves
Disposable masks
Hand Sanitizer
Cancellation policy: 24 hour cancellation window