Black Box Theater

  • Dimensions

    864 sq ft (48' x 18')

  • Maximum Capacity


  • Description

    Performance and Event Space

  • Floor

    First Floor

The Theater, located on the first floor of Asian Arts Initiative, is a multi-use black box space ideal for presentations, panel discussions, community meetings, theatrical productions, variety performances, film screenings, and special celebrations.


  • Tech booth equipped with full lighting, sound, and screening amenities
  • Slip-resistant vinyl Marley flooring
  • 16' white cyclorama for lighting backdrop and projection throw
  • Adjustable riser, cabaret, and floor seating available
  • Adjacent kitchen and gallery
  • ADA accessibility
  • Non-gendered restrooms

Additional Details

  • $200 refundable Incidental Deposit due at signing
  • Due to proximity to AAI offices, the Theater has limited availability and restrictions on type of use during weekday business hours
  • Please note that equipment (tables, chairs, tech), setup, and activities will limit functional occupancy.



Our Gallery, located on the first floor of Asian Arts Initiative, is home to AAI's seasonal exhibitions and related programming events.

The Gallery is not available as a stand-alone rental, but can be added on to Theater rental as a lobby or reception space based on availability.

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