Mary Irwin Theatre

Perfect for performances, concerts, lectures, and films.

The Mary Irwin Theatre is a unique and intimate venue for music and dance recitals, theatre productions, concerts, corporate presentations and meetings. The 326-seat theatre boasts exceptional acoustics and state of the art light, sound and stage equipment. The theatre comes equipped with dressing rooms and a fully furnished green room.

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Rental Rates

8 Hours, Continuous
  • Regular: $985 or 10% of gross (whichever is higher)
  • Non-profit Presenters: $650
  • Non-profit Producers & SD23: $540

Please note: Saturday bookings are subject to Performance Rate. Rehearsal rate will not apply. Includes one tech.

Additional Hours: Past 8 and up to 12
  • Regular: $140/hour
  • Non-profit Presenters: $102/hour
  • Non-profit Producers & SD23: $85/hour

You are required to have a Rotary Centre for the Arts paid technician on site. This charge is $35/hour and will be added to your rental fees.

Beyond 12 Hours
  • Regular: $200/hour
  • Non-profit Presenters: $135/hour
  • Non-profit Producers & SD23: $115/hour
Rehearsal Days: 8 Hours, Continuous
  • Regular: $615
  • Non-profit Presenters: $485
  • Non-profit Producers &SD23: $405

Includes one tech.

Additional Shows
  • Regular: $375
  • Non-profit Presenters: $240
  • Non-profit Producers & SD23: $200
Dark Days
  • Regular: $175 per day
  • Non-profit Presenters: $175 per day (one free per week)
  • Non-profit Producers & SD23: $175 per day (one free per week)
Additional Tech 
  • Regular: $35/hour
  • Non-profit Presenters: $35/hour
  • Non-profit Producers & SD23: $35/hour

Two hour minimum per day.

Grand Piano
  • $100 without tuning
  • $230 with one tuning

Capital Improvement Fund Surcharge (CIF): All Event Rentals are subject to CIF at $1.43 + GST per attendee.


Film Screening

 Mon, Tue or Wed 4 Hour Call
  • $325

Includes projector, technician, and one test in the theatre at an earlier day/time.

Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun 4 Hour Call
  • $500

Includes projector, technician, and one test in the theatre at an earlier day/time.


Rental Terms & Conditions

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