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 Brooklyn Heights, ISSUE Project Room is easily accessible by the 2, 3, 4, 5, A, C, F, G, N, and R trains.
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ISSUE Project Room benefits from generous public funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, the Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Commissioner Tom Finkelpearl, the New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, the Brooklyn Delegation of the New York City Council with Council Member Stephen T. Levin and the Office of the Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams.
Additional private support is provided by the Aaron Copland Fund for Music Inc, Arnow Family Fund, Asian Cultural Council, Robert D. Bielecki Foundation, Casement Fund, O.P. & W.E. Edwards Foundation Arts Fund, Howard Gilman Foundation, James E. Robison Foundation, Lehman Foundation, mediaThe foundation, Royal Norwegian Consulate General, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Shelley & David Rubin Foundation, and The Golden Rule Foundation as well as numerous individual supporters.
ISSUE Project Room acknowledges corporate support from Duane Morris, Ellenoff, Grossman & Schole LLP, Fidelity National Title Insurance, First American Title Insurance Co., HBO, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, LLP, Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Brietstone, LLP, NOKIA-Bell Labs, Fidelity National Title Insurance, NV/design.architecture, Starr Associates and TD Bank.
Additional corporate support through matching gifts has generously been provided by BlackRock, TBS and Verizon.
ISSUE gratefully acknowledges in-kind support from Big Reuse, Cooke + Wax, Chateau Heights, Heirloom, NU Hotel, McWilliams Family Winemakers, Remsen Graphics, Slope Cellars, Sixpoint Brewery and Yamaha Artist Services.
Pro bono legal counsel is generously provided to ISSUE Project Room by Farrell Fritz, P.C. Long Island, New York Law Firm.