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Space Rental

Patrick's Cabaret is delighted to provide space for the community. Whether you're offering classes, rehearsing and performing a show, or looking for an alternative venue to hold a gathering or event, you are welcome here.


Theater features:

  • 5 bathrooms and a new dressing room ~ all ADA-compliant
  • renovated entryway & lobby (must see!)
  • Air-conditioning
  • Sound system with 4 Mackie 450 speakers, 6 new professional microphones: 4 GT 30 Class A FET microphones, 2 GT Hardtop instrument microphones
  • Light grid with 29 lights: 7 Par Cans, 13 Fresnel, 7 ellipsoidal,1 beam projector, 1 studio wash light
  • Beautiful sprung, hardwood dance floor
  • Over 1500 sq ft. theater space*
  • 17-foot tall ceiling
  • Large open lobby (32 feet x 32 feet)
  • Easily accessible by light rail, bus or car (intersection of Lake Street & Minnehaha Avenue in Minneapolis)
  • Free parking: lots on both sides of the building & on-street

*The theater is 32 feet wide x 48 feet long, of which the risers, seating and tech booth take up 40 feet x 7 feet along the north wall.


Robert Dante and Rocky
whip class ~ 2007

New Rental Rates for 2015


Daytime hours (before 4pm) $15/hr
Evening and weekend hours $22/hr


Daytime hours (before 4pm) $9/hr
Evening and weekend hours $13/hr


Non-Performance Events

Sundays through Thursdays $335 for 5 hours
(additional hours are $50 per hour)

Fridays or Saturdays $405 for 5 hours
(additional hours are $50 per hour)

Weekend event $990 (Thursday - Saturday or Friday - Sunday)

Performance Events

(includes 4 hours of technical assistance)
Fridays or Saturdays $505 for 5 hours plus tech
Sundays through Thursdays $435 for 5 hours plus tech

*Pricing includes required on-site House Manager to watch over the building during all events/performances.

*Technical assistance for lighting, sound, and video is available for an additional $25/hr.

Contract & Billing

You will be asked to fill out a contract for each theater rental. The contract states that all rentals will be paid for up front and returned with the signed contract to reserve the space and be listed on our online calendar.


Renters may cancel for classes or rehearsals 2 weeks in advance of the rental time without penalty. With cancellations less than 2 weeks, the renter will be responsible for 100% of the rental fee.

Reserving the Space

  1. Check the online calendar to ensure the space is currently available
  2. Please read our Rentals Frequently Asked Questions page
  3. Fill out the online rental application form
rental application form

Do enjoy your time with us, and let your House Manager know if you need any assistance.