Calderwood Pavilion

Stanford Calderwood Pavilion at Boston Center for the Arts

The Stanford Calderwood Pavilion at Boston Center for the Arts, a joint venture between BCA and the Huntington Theatre Company, is part of what makes Boston’s South End a leading cultural hub for the arts. It is a three-story, 35‚000-square-feet complex that houses two first-class theatres as well as three flexible event and rehearsal spaces.

Since opening in 2004, the Calderwood Pavilion has hosted Boston’s award-winning and most acclaimed theatre companies—including The Huntington Theatre Company,, SpeakEasy Stage Company, and Company One Theatre. The Calderwood Pavilion has welcomed close to one million showgoers, 4000 performances, and more than 300 organizations.


Virginia Wimberly Theatre

Capacity: 370 fixed seating

Amenities:

  • Assistive listening devices
  • In-house bar 
  • Proscenium-style seating
  • Handicap accessible  
  • Concessions available upon request

Ideal for:

  • Performances
  • Concerts
  • Dance presentations 

Nancy & Edward Roberts Studio Theatre

Capacity: up to 250 (depending on the configuration of space)

Amenities:

  • Assistive listening devices
  • In-house bar 
  • Handicap accessible
  • Concessions available upon request
  • Flexible configuration 

Ideal for:

  • Performances
  • Conferences/workshops
  • Concerts
  • Dance presentations

Nicholas Martin Rehearsal Hall

Capacity: up to 50 seated | 99 standing (depending on the configuration of space)

Amenities:

  • Assistive listening devices
  • Use of bar upon request
  • Flexible configuration 
  • Lighting and sound package

Ideal for:

  • Rehearsals (public and private)
  • Small events
  • Performances
  • Conferences/workshops/forum

Carol G. Deane Hall

Capacity: up to 75 seated | 99 standing (depending on the configuration of space)

Amenities:

  • Assistive listening devices
  • Use of bar upon request
  • Flexible configuration 
  • Lighting and sound package

Ideal for:

  • Rehearsals (public and private)
  • Small events
  • Performances
  • Conferences/workshops/forum

Arts Resource Room

Capacity: up to 22 persons (depending on the configuration of space)

Amenities:

  • Access to elevator
  • Rubberized floors 
  • Chairs

Ideal for:

  • Rehearsals 
  • Auditions
  • Small workshops/conversations/classes

For more information and booking-related questions or inquiries for Nicholas Martin Rehearsal Hall or the Arts Resource Room, contact Boston Center for the Arts venue services team at 617.456.1138 or theatrerentals@bostonarts.org.

For more information and booking-related questions or inquiries for the Virginia Wimberly Theatre, Nancy & Edward Roberts Studio Theatre, or the Carol G. Deane Rehearsal Hall, contact Calderwood Pavilion Management at 617.933.8671 or rentals@bostontheatrescene.com.