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Black Box Theatre

BLACK BOX THEATRE RENTALS

The Black Box Theatre is a one-of-a-kind performance venue in South Snohomish County. This beautifully designed flexible seat facility is the ideal space for plays, concerts, dance, film, community events, and seminars.

Services/features:

  • Expert customer service and professional technical staff;
  • Seats 140-184 depending on configuration; up to 198 for lectures;
  • Large stage area (30' x 24') with sprung floors and generous wing space;
  • Raked seating with comfortable chairs;
  • Film quality projection on a 40'x18' screen;
  • In-house lighting, sound and video systems;
  • Comfortable dressing rooms and green room;
  • Full service box office and ticketing services;
  • Free parking.

Perfect for: conferences | lectures | films | live music | dance | theater

Rates: Base rate for renting the Black Box Theatre is $590.  The Black Box facility rents for $135/ hr. for each additional hour -up to 8 hours.   The base rate includes fees, staffing and the Edmonds College booking fee. The base rate includes the facility without any alterations, access to rep lighting plot without alteration, basic sound setup , two onsite theater staff to manage the Front of House logistics and onstage technical needs and placement on our website for public events – additional fees apply if you chose to use our services for ticketing.

 

 

In addition to the general public, Edmonds College students, clubs, or employees can also utilize the theater for all sorts of events including: films, concerts, and lectures. Let your imagination soar.

 

Contact Jennifer Matthews Black Box Director, for more information and special rates.

Email: jennifer.matthews@edmonds.edu

Phone: 425.640.1629

The Black Box Theatre is available to rent to any member of the public; it is the perfect venue for your event. 

ROOM INFORMATION

Built in 2007, The Black Box Theatre is a one-of-a-kind venue in South Snohomish County. This beautifully designed flexible seating facility is an ideal and affordable venue for concerts, lectures, auditions, dance recitals, workshops or company meetings.  The comfortable and intimate black box space is located on the south end of the beautiful Edmonds College campus in Lynnwood, WA.

RENTAL OF THE BLACK BOX  INCLUDES:

  • Expert customer service and professional technical staff;
  • Large stage area (30' x 24') with sprung floors and generous wing space;
  • Raked seating with comfortable chairs;
  • Film quality projection on a 40'x18' screen to show videos and films via our  blu ray player and desktop PC for streaming;
  • A full range of lighting and sound equipment is available to support a variety of events; details available upon request;Click to access a google drive folder for the Black Box Theater, that includes a Seating Chart, Ground Plan, Rep Light Plot, Inventory and Stage Layouts;
  • Full service box office and ticketing services;
  • Two large ADA accessible dressing rooms accommodating up to 12 people each,  with sink, shower, toilet, and lighted mirrors;
  • Comfortable Green Room with sink, microwave, table and couches;
  • Free and ample parking.

CAPACITY:             

  • 4,065 square feet;
  • Seating capacity: 163-198;
  • Primary playing space for 163 seats is 28’6 x24’ (depth diminishes by 3 ft. per row as seating capacity increases).
     

FACILITY RENTAL RATES:
Base rate for renting the Black Box Theatre is $590.  The Black Box facility rents for $135/ hr. for each additional hour -up to 8 hours.   The base rate includes fees, staffing and the Edmonds College booking fee. The base rate includes the facility without any alterations, access to rep lighting plot without alteration, basic sound setup, two onsite theater staff to manage the Front of House logistics and onstage technical needs and placement on our website for public events – additional fees apply if you chose to use our services for ticketing. Discounted rates for extened rentals and residencies are available upon request after evaluation of your event.

 

Contact: Please email blackboxtheatre@edmonds.edu to request a rate quote specific to your event. Please include your preferred and alternate dates and event times with your request.