Jim Rouse Theatre for the Performing Arts

Dazzling entertainment graces the stage of The Jim Rouse Theatre for the Performing Arts in Columbia, Maryland. The intimate and comfortable 747-seat theatre is “friendly” to performers and audiences alike.

The 12,500-square-foot performance space is also ideal for community meetings, sales rallies, exhibitions, and business training sessions. The theatre has a total of 547 seats downstairs, 543 seats and 4 wheelchair accessible locations; and 200 seats upstairs, 196 seats and 4 wheelchair accessible locations.

As part of our renegotiated 2013 Memo of Understanding, we rent to: non-profit and for-profit arts groups and other non-profit groups as well. We can no longer rent to for profit non-arts-related organizations.

The Jim Rouse Theatre for the Performing Arts is accepting rental reservation requests. Please contact the Manager at JRT_Manager@hcpss.org or call (410) 997-1317. The most efficient way to reach the manager is via email.