Our sun-filled space features hardwood floors, high ceilings, large windows, and fresh white walls. The Auditorium at CLARA is a multi-use, multi-disciplinary performing arts, and rental facility in the heart of Midtown. Located on the 24th and O Street corner of the E. Claire Raley Studios for the Performing Arts, the Auditorium offers a 33’x59’ open space with 15’7” ceiling cross beams for private and public events. The capacity of the Auditorium is 286.

The Auditorium at CLARA is the only space in the building that is not programmed exclusively by long-term tenants of the building. The Auditorium is rented to local residents and community arts groups for public performance events. The Auditorium provides crucial opportunities for the public to engage with a historic building and the local arts scene being promoted.

For questions about reservations, please reference our Rental Guide.

CLARA’s staff can usually respond to emails quickly. Please do not call unless absolutely necessary. Staff can respond to multiple emails in the time it takes to return one phone call.

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