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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Electronics manipulator Tim Goss, formerly of the Shadow Ring, appears with Call Back the Giants, an inter-generational duo with his daughter, Chloe Mutter. Vanessa Rossetto conjures evocative visual-soundscapes in a duo with guest TBA. Matt Krefting presents his refined, textural soundscapes in a solo performance.

An opera scene by Paul Pinto features renowned vocalist Joan La Barbara as the posthumous spirit of Thomas Paine. Gelsey Bell’s "Weight", written for Ne(x)tworks and ISSUE's theater, receives its world premiere. Miguel Frasconi’s "Sun Studies", interprets The Cantilever Rainbow, a poetic and visual text from 1965.