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Gail Towbes Auditorium

An intimate space for performances, conferences,
speaking engagements, film screenings, and more.

Present your next event onstage in the Gail Towbes Auditorium. From unforgettable live performances to memorable film premieres, this space can meet a variety of needs.

Remodeled in 2013, the exquisite, ADA compliant auditorium was upgraded with wider seats, and increased legroom. Improvements to the acoustics and lighting will make any performance look and sound its best, and expanded restrooms, and new heating, air conditioning, and ventilation systems keep patrons comfortable.

Theater rental includes use of stage, auditorium, dressing rooms, Rehearsal Hall, Esplanade, and indoor lobby areas as needed.

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About Renting the Lobero

  • Includes use of Stage, Auditorium, Dressing Rooms, Rehearsal Hall, Lobby Esplanade, and indoor lobby areas as needed
  • Remodeled in 2013, this exquisite, ADA compliant space features wider seating with increased legroom, improved acoustics and lighting, expanded restroom facilities, and new heating, air conditioning, and ventilation systems
  • Capacity of 600 audience seats and/or unique options for events

Production Services Included In Your Rental at No Extra Charge:

  • Simple stage lighting system with minimal cueing (additional complexity and equipment available for additional cost).
  • Basic sound system with mics & playback (additional complexity and equipment available for additional cost).
  • Box Office advance & day-of services
  • Free Wireless Access

Backstage Amenities

We go the extra mile to make performers, presenters, and special guests feel right at home when they are backstage.

Dressing Rooms
Nine dressing rooms offer ample space for casts and crews of all sizes. Done up in classic style fitting of the Lobero’s 1920’s heritage, the Dressing Rooms feature well-lit make-up mirrors, full-length dressing mirrors, separate sink and bathroom, and room for changing.

Green Room
Named for its verdant color, this room provides a pleasant backstage relaxation or mingling zone. Stocked with drinks and snacks, it’s a convenient gathering spot.

Technical Details

Our full-service theatre has everything you need to put on a stunning performance or event.

Technical Contact

Todd Jared
Technical Director

More Details

Detailed technical specifications, including blueprints

Auditorium & Stage

  • ADA Accessible Auditorium
  • 600 plush velour seats
  • 37’ Proscenium Stage
  • Nine dressing rooms
  • One shower
  • Greenroom
  • Full drape set including Main, Masking, Cyc, Scrim
  • 38 counterweight linesets
  • Flat push, street-level loading access

Lighting System:

  • Full Rep Plot
  • Conventionals & LEDs
  • EOS Ti Desk
  • 400A 3p Disconnect

Projection System

  • Barco Digital Cinema Projector
  • Full Size Projection Screen
  • Panasonic Auxiliary Projectors

Sound System

  • Flown d&b line array
  • Yamaha CL3 digital mix desks
  • 32 Ch Snake w/Isolated Split
  • 10 Monitor Mixes
  • Intercom, and paging system

Musical Accommodations

  • Sunken, under-stage Orchestra pit
  • Acoustic shell & reflective panels
  • 9’ Steinway D Concert Grand Piano
  • Music Stands & Orchestra Chairs

ADA Accessibility

  • Accessible entrance ramp, drinking fountains, restrooms
  • Eight wheelchair accessible seats + companion seating
  • 8 additional side-transfer seats
  • Assistive hearing loop & listening devices

“The Lobero is such a great place to see a performance that I go out of my way to find reasons to attend here.”

Survey Response

We’re here to make your event a success!

When you reserve the Lobero Stage and Auditorium, our staff supports you in planning every step of the way. Call today and we’ll customize a package to bring your vision to life.

Download the Rental Guide

Download the Rental Guide

Whether you’re a seeking a dependable professional concert venue or looking to wow your clients with an unforgettable corporate event, the Lobero Theatre Foundations is here to help you. Download the Rental Guide to read more about our facilities, policies, and services.

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