Theatre Rental and Facility Use Policies

Please note: Due to safety measures surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and IU's commitment to safety, ALL THEATRE RENTALS ARE SUSPENDED until further notice. We will post updates regarding when we will start accepting applications again. We appreciate your patience during this time.

Thank you.


The Main Stage at Theatre Northwest is available for rent and is ideal for concerts, theatre, film screenings and premieres, dance and music performances, civic gatherings and other special events. The facility includes a state-of-the-art 500-seat proscenium auditorium, dressing rooms, coat check, and a box office.

View Main Stage


The Black Box Studio at Theatre Northwest is an experimental 60-seat space with a technical mezzanine. Please note that this theatre has limited rental availability during the academic year.

View Black Box Studio