The Algonquin Arts Theatre is a 540-seat, fully-equipped performing arts space. In addition, there is
the dance studio that may be available as reception spaces and meeting rooms. Rental includes the
theatre, basic lighting, professional Front of House management, basic curtains and soft
goods, as well as technicians. Additional production personnel and equipment will be required at an
additional charge depending on the technical requirements of your
The Theatre is available for rentals based on availability. Rental rates are based on technical requirements
and types of performances. Additional charges will be incurred for specific technical requirements,
marquee listings, stagehands and other personnel, box office ticketing systems among other additional services.
The Algonquin Arts Theatre offers a unique environment for your special event. This historic theatre
dates back to 1938 when it opened its doors as a movie theatre, with one of the most successful films of
its day, "Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farms," starring Shirley Temple. In 1991, the theatre was transformed
into a multi-purpose cultural center – with a proscenium for theatrical productions, sprung stage for dance
performances, orchestra pit, new image projection, lighting and sound systems.