Rental Information

  • Reservations

    The Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center reservation calendar opens to the public in late-July for the upcoming calendar year. Midweek availability is dependent on school district usage. To check availability, please contact the theater Manager at 425.204.3455.

    Seating Capacity

    Mildly raked house with no balcony. The venue seats up to 540 with permanent theater seating, including 8 wheelchair spaces. Seating Chart is available upon request.

    Note: The theater must be notified in advance if any wheelchair seats are sold.

    Loading Facilities

    There is no loading dock. The Scene Shop has a loading door (10'4" wide x 11'3" high) at street level with unimpeded rolling access to Stage Left. Distance from loading door to Stage Left = 30'.

    Theater Floor Plan

    Theater Floor Plan

    Download a PDF of our floor plan.

    Parking

    Onsite parking lot with 180 spaces is located to the east of the performing arts center.  Use is free, but availability is not guaranteed.

    Note: Onsite parking is not allowed from 7am-2pm during any school day. Additional parking is available at the City of Renton Parking Garage, located one half block away south east of the theater's parking lot.  

    Technical Staff

    The theaters' technical production staff consists of locally trained stagehands supervised by a Technical Director. Based on the needs of your event, we will staff trained lighting, sound technicians, and grip in the appropriate areas. Renton High School, located adjacent to the theater provides student technicians for appropriate events. Interns are supervised at all times.

    Please note: Only Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center staff may operate the theater's light, sound, and rigging equipment.

    School Board Policy

    School Board Policies 4210 and 4215 prohibit the use of Alcohol, Tobacco and Weapons on campus. Failure to comply with these policies are grounds for discontinuing events and fines.