Space Rentals

Space Rentals

Originally built in 1926 as the headquarters for the Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks, ISSUE Project Room features a limestone and terra cotta facade, with Renaissance-revival style features including balustrades, egg-and-dart ornamentation, Corinthian columns, and a 2,563 sq ft. theater space with 40-foot vaulted ceilings.

This late McKim, Mead and White building is thought to be the only public jewel box theater in NYC, making it a unique and striking location for your wedding, reception, party, concert, video or photo shoot.

Located in Downtown Brooklyn/Brooklyn Heights, ISSUE Project Room is easily accessible by the Borough Hall, 2, 3, 4, 5, R; Jay Street-Metrotech A, C, F, R; Hoyt-Schermerhorn A, C, G trains and many MTA buses. (Directions)



Wide availability during the months of July and August 2014.

To schedule a viewing or request a quote, contact: rentals@issueprojectroom.org

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Event

Sir Richard Bishop / Tashi Dorji

Sat, September 6, 2014 - 8:00pm

Best known as a member of the Sun City Girls, Sir Richard Bishop is master guitarist whose improvisations effortlessly absorb sounds of India, the Middle East, North Africa and others into a highly original body of work. A Bhutanese guitarist based in Asheville, Tashi Dorji's revelatory style is unbound by tradition.

Event

Charles Curtis & Tashi Wada

Fri, September 12, 2014 - 8:00pm

Acclaimed cellists Charles Curtis and and Judith Hamann perform Los Angeles-based composer Tashi Wada's Duets for cello, a NY premiere in anticipation of their forthcoming recorded release. The program also includes Curtis performing works for solo cello by Alvin Lucier, JS Bach, and Luigi Dallapiccola.

Event

Yoshi Wada & Tashi Wada

Sat, September 13, 2014 - 8:00pm

Esteemed composer and Fluxus artist Yoshi Wada makes a rare NYC appearance accompanied by his son, composer Tashi Wada. Together, they present an expansive duo performance using a unique mixture of acoustic and electronic instruments including: sirens, alarm bells, audio generators, bagpipes and reed organ.