HSA Theater

The HSA Theater is an intimate black box community theater located in the heart of Harlem.  With programming for children and adults, the HSA Theater offers an array of performances for all ages and interests. The theater is available to individual artists, production companies, nonprofit organizations and corporate institutions that are interested in booking one-day to six-week events and it is rented with a standard lighting and sound system, that may be modified to meet your needs.

The theater’s proscenium seating accommodates 120 people. Facing a 40’ wide x 20’ deep stage (non-sprung wooden floor) traditionally used for dance (black marley flooring available), theater and concert performances, film screenings, rehearsals, video, film and camera shoots, and parties.

Adjacent to the entrance/lobby, the box office seats two people and offers an internet connection for online ticket sale confirmation (laptop not included). The first floor dressing room comfortably accommodates up to six people, is primarily used for make-up and quick changes during performances and comes equipped with lights, mirrors, costume racks, a microwave oven, and a water cooer. The second-floor dressing room accommodates up to eight people and includes a restroom with a shower.

Permitted Uses:
Rehearsal, Special Events, Parties, Film Screenings
and Performances

Space & Amenities:
Dressing Rooms (2) 400 sq. feet (one with a restroom
and two showers)
Stage Area 40' wide x 20' deep
House Area 1,500 sq. feet
Screening Room: 15’ x 15’ projection screen

For more info or to tour the Theater contact:

Rentals Manager

Download our Rentals Application Here:
HSA Rentals Application

Completed form may be submitted via email or fax to 212-926-8653.


The Registration Office desk will close at 6pm this week, March 13 - 19.

Due to the weather and late announcement from NYC Public Schools that after-school programs are canceled, all HSA group classes and private lessons are now canceled today, February 13, and the administrative office will close at 6PM.

The HSA administrative office will close at 6 PM today.

SPRING 2014 Classes begin Saturday, January 25! There's still time to register!

HSA is open and operating with regular hours today!

Due to the expected severity of today's storm, all classes and private lessons are cancelled for today. The administration office will close close at 5pm today.