The Olney Theatre Center campus has many facilities to meet your event needs. Our theatrical and event spaces are available to be rented for live performances, business meetings, wedding receptions, and other gatherings.
Our community rentals program enables performing arts groups of all levels to share their art in a public venue.
The original Olney Theatre performance space, in use since 1938. Sound, lighting, and dressing rooms. Fully-functional for musicals, plays, dance concerts, and live music performances. Equipped for film presentations and business seminars. Capacity 445.
William H. Graham, Sr. Actors' Hall
Located upstairs in the Mainstage Theatre, this space is appropriate for receptions, dinners, parties, and rehearsals. Capacity 150.
Root Family Stage at Will's Place
This outdoor raised stage under the cover of several large trees provides a beautiful setting for outdoor concerts, plays, weddings or receptions. Capacity 150.
For more information, to tour the facilities, or to check availability, contact Weldon C. Brown, at 301-924-4485, ext. 121 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Olney Big Band Presents Swing, Swing, Swing XI
Saturday, November 2 • 1:30pm - 4:00pm • Historic Stage
Coming to you LIVE from the Historic Stage of the Olney Theatre Center is the Olney Big Band 's presentation of the "Golden Age of Big Band Radio.”
Please join us to experience those classic radio commercials, wonderful big band theme songs, and vocals that will bring back the days of broadcasts from such famous places as the Savoy, Roseland, and Cotton Club ballrooms. Featured will be many of the historic tunes made famous by your favorite band directors including Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, and Woody Herman.