The RedHouse

A New Three Theatre Complex at City Center


"If you can dream it, we can host it"

Designed by local architect, Navroz Dabu, the Redhouse Arts Center is one of the latest renovated creations in the heart of downtown Syracuse. Whether you are staging a full production, producing an acting/singing showcase, or searching for a convenient and comfortable studio for rehearsals or staged readings, we have the perfect options to fit your needs.

Our theaters and lobbies also provide configurable settings to accommodate a variety of events including, corporate conferences or meetings, award shows, galas, upfront presentations, holiday parties, film festivals and more! Redhouse’s professional lighting, sound and front of house staff produce smooth, efficiently-run events.

Call us at (315) 362-2785, email us at [email protected], or fill out a rental request below to schedule a tour of our amazing facility and we will show you how the Redhouse is and exciting space for theatre or special events!

Recent Rental Clients Include:

Arc of Onondaga | The SALT AwardsSyracuse International Film Festival | Pathfinder Bank | HopePrint Gala | Syracuse Police/Fire | Helio Health | American Red Cross | M&T Bank  | The Mayors Office – State of the City Speech | CNYC | United Way | Syracuse Pops Chorus | Front Row Players | Syracuse City School District | Jamesville-Dewitt High School | Vera House | Miss Syracuse Pageant | Manhattan Dance Project

Redhouse at City Center features:

  • Large theater with flexible seating for up to 350 people
  • Small theater with flexible seating up to 125 people
  • Two rehearsal spaces, including one equipped for performances with seating up to 65
  • Full Service Box Office
  • Concession Stand with Catering Kitchen
  • Support spaces including ensemble and individual dressing rooms, remote orchestra room, double scene shop and Costume Shop
  • Secure, attached parking garage
  •  Much more!

Theatre Specifications 

MainStage Theater

Seating 275-450 (Fully Configureable)

Space Dimensions – 63’w x 86’d

Stage Dimensions (proscenium) – 42’w x 23’d Lighting Grid Height – 22’ Line Sets – 20

Stage Deck: Customs Decks are available, over concrete

Soft Goods: 1 – Main Traveler
8 – Legs (no fullness)
4 – Boarders
1 – White Scrim
1 – Black Scrim
1 – Cyclorama
1 – Bounce Drop
1 – Rear Traveler (full fullness)

Lighting: ETC Ion XE 3000 (3 Universes)

ETC Lustr 2
ETC Source 4
Showline Par Zoom LED Elation LED Strips
Elation Quad Par

Small Theater

Seating 100

Space Dimensions – 50’w x 52’d

Stage Dimensions (proscenium) – 50’w x 25’d Lighting Grid Height – 18’

Stage Deck: Custom Acoustic Floor under Masonite Soft Goods:
10 – Legs (no fullness)
1 – Black Scrim
1 – Cyclorama

The Studio

Seating 65 (Fully Configureable)

Space Dimensions – 38’w x 43’d

Lighting Grid Height – 18’

Stage Deck: Rosco Dance Sub Floor under Masonite

Mirrored Wall

Showline Par Zoom LED

Elation LED Strips

Elation Quad Par
Elation Area

G3000 Fog Machine

Radiance Touring Hazer