Rentals at the Goodman

Host Your Event at Goodman Theatre in One of Our Private Spaces

For your special event, corporate meeting, baby shower, lecture, pre-show reception and much more, Goodman Theatre has a space for you.

Our auditoriums, elegant lounge and rehearsal rooms are available to rent, as well as spaces in our Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement—the magnificently-designed newest addition to our complex, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking downtown Chicago.

In addition, Goodman rentals can provide audio visual equipment for presentations, catering options and other needs your event may require. Spaces can accommodate groups of up to 850.

Please contact Demi Smith at DemiSmith@GoodmanTheatre.org or 312.443.3811 x166, or submit a request online and we'll get back to you within 1-2 business days.

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  • Goodman Lounge

    Goodman Lounge

    40 Capacity

    Located on the second floor at the north end of the Owen Lobby, the intimate yet elegant Goodman Lounge offers a relaxing environment complete with a private bar, coat check, restrooms and additional luxurious services.

  • Clifford Lobby

    Clifford Lobby

    60 Capacity

    With comfortable couches, coffee tables and warm ambiance and design, the entrance room to the Alice Center makes for a lively gathering space.

  • The Baskes Rotunda

    The Baskes Rotunda

    75 Capacity

    With floor to ceiling glass windows, the beautiful space in the newly-opened Alice Center offers an incredible view of the heart of downtown Chicago. This multi-faceted space can be set up for a variety of events ranging from pre-show dinner and cocktails, meetings, lectures and presentations and much more.

  • Polk Rehearsal Room

    Polk Rehearsal Room

    75 Capacity

    The smaller of the Goodman’s two rehearsal spaces, the Polk is perfect for holding auditions or conferences. Get a taste of the behind-the-scenes world of the Goodman as you host your own event in the room where Goodman artists bring their work to life.

  • Walter Lab

    Walter Lab

    110 Capacity

    With floor to ceiling glass windows, the beautiful space in the newly-opened Alice Center offers an incredible view of the heart of downtown Chicago. This multi-faceted space can be set up for a variety of events ranging from pre-show dinner and cocktails, meetings, lectures and presentations and much more. A stage, overhead lighting and audio and video equipment (including a projector) are built into the space.

  • Healy Rehearsal Room

    Healy Rehearsal Room

    120 Capacity

    The larger of the Goodman’s two rehearsal spaces, the Healy is a wide-open room perfect for holding auditions or conferences. Get a taste of the behind-the-scenes world of the Goodman as you host your own event in the room where Goodman artists bring their work to life.

  • Upper Lobby

    Upper Lobby

    175 Capacity

    Located on the second floor of the Goodman facility, The Goodman lobby features bar service as well as tables and seating. The lobby is available for both pre-performance events, as well as days and nights without Goodman performances.

  • The Goodman Lobby

    The Goodman Lobby

    400 Capacity

    Located on the first floor of the Goodman facility, The Goodman Lobby features bar service and space for table and seating set-ups during non-pre-performance events. Windows overlook the beautiful sidewalks of Chicago’s Dearborn Street. The lobby is available for pre-performance events, as well as days and evenings without Goodman performances.

  • Owen Theatre

    The Owen Theatre

    400 Capacity

    The Owen Theatre features three flexible levels of courtyard seating surrounding a large stage. The Owen is typically home to more intimate Goodman productions, but is also a sleek location for lectures, conferences and other presentations on a more modest scale.

  • Albert Theatre

    The Albert Theatre

    850 Capacity

    The grand main stage Albert Theatre is the largest performance space in the building, featuring a proscenium stage with both floor and balcony seating. The Albert typically houses the Goodman’s biggest productions and is a fitting location for lectures, conferences and other large-scale presentations.