• Rental Information


    The Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center reservation calendar opens to the public in late-July for the upcoming school year. Midweek availability is dependent on school district usage.  To check availability, please contact the theater Manager at 425.204.3454.

    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.  Please note:  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 Floorplan:
    Diagram is available upon request.
     
    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.  Please note:  Onsite parking is not allowed from 7am-2pm during the school day.  Additional parking is available at the City of Renton Parking Garage, located a half block away.  
     
    Technical Staff:
    The house production staff consists of locally trained stagehands supervised by a Technical Director.  Depending on the needs of your event, we will staff highly trained lighting and sound technicians in the Control Booth and on-deck.  Renton High School, located adjacent to the theater provides student interns and/or technicians for appropriate events.  Interns are supervised at all times.  Please note:  Only Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center staff and interns 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.