The Rose - Performing Art for Children and Families

Enriching the lives of children and their families
through live theater and arts education.

Rental Spaces

The Rose Theater offers several rental spaces to the public. Spaces are rented when available based on schedules for Rose main stage productions, teen theater productions and education classes and workshop schedules. 

If you are interested in renting space for a theater production, wedding and/or reception or meeting, please contact Facility Director Scott Kupka at (402) 502-4631.

Main Stage
The large, lavishly adorned auditorium seats 500 on the main floor and 400 in the balcony.  The parameter features alcoves that contain statues and fountains.  Overhead floats a starry sky filled with fiber-optic stars.

Main Lobby
The main lobby sits adjacent to the main stage and is ideal for pre-show receptions.  It features elaborate mosaic tile work and an arched ceiling reminiscent of a Mediterranean piazza.  The space can accommodate up to 150 people for a sit down dinner, more for a stand up cocktail reception.  A large concessions counter is available to be used as a bar or buffet.

The mezzanine overlooks the main lobby and sits adjacent to the main stage balcony entrances.  The space features brightly-lit barreled ceilings painted with blue skies, red carpet, and gold railings.  It accommodates up to 60 people for a sit down dinner or 150-200 for a stand up cocktail reception.

Hitchcock Theater
This small black box theater space is perfect for events that involve speakers and presenters!  The space seats up to 130 people and allows everyone a terrific view of the stage

The Rose features multiple classroom spaces throughout the theater including four on the main floor and one outside the Hitchcock Theater.

Birthday Room
This special room is located on the lower level and features vaulted ceilings and spectacular mosaic tile work.  Birthday party packages are available by contacting Lindy Glenn at (402) 502-4625.

Rehearsal Hall 
The rehearsal hall is a great place for business meetings – or dim the lights and host a reception!  The multi-functional space can be dressed up or dressed down depending on the occasion.  The room will seat 80 people for a sit down dinner.

Join the Rose

Family members receive 28 free tickets, great discounts, and more!