|Setup||This former bank is a 5,700 sq. ft. canvas that can be painted in any number of ways for any event. The venue can accommodate 300 guests for a sit-down dinner, complete with a repositionable stage for performances and dance floor, 511 for a concert/theatrical performance, and up to 550 for a cocktail reception.
Other event spaces include classrooms, a conference room, a gymnasium and an indoor pool.
|Furnishings||400 chairs, 18 60” round tables, 11 6’ banquet tables|
This exceptional Downtown Manhattan private dining and event facility, located in the former headquarters of a major bank, is listed in the National Historic Register as a landmark building. The venue can accommodate a multitude of NYC events, including movie premieres, art exhibitions, fashion events, concerts, corporate functions, product launches and bar/bat mitzvahs.
On the ground floor is the 5,700 square foot auditorium, adorned with 30-ft mosaic pillars and a state-of-the-art, Broadway-quality audio/visual system, complete with a 22’ x 22’ roll-down projection screen. The real beauty of the room, though, is the 225-ft mural by Griffith Bailey Coale, which wraps around the perimeter. At the top of the building is a 5,000 square foot gymnasium, which is ideal for cocktail or children’s parties.
For off-site NYC meetings, corporate clients are welcome to use the venue's conference room. The room has 543 square-feet of original wood paneling, Internet access, a wall-mounted monitor for displaying anything from pictures to presentations, and aesthetics such as a fireplace and large windows
|Catering||The venue does not offer in-house catering and welcomes insured outside caterers. A choice of preferred caterers is always available to social and corporate clients.|
|Restrictions||Smoking is prohibited. Hanging anything from murals on walls or columns is prohibited.|
|Audio/Video||The ballroom provides a wide array of in-house audio, video, lighting and staging.|
|Cool Features||The ballroom recently hosted the finale of "Celebrity Apprentice"|
|Past Clients||20th Century Fox, Prudential Financial, Fidelity Investments, Fuse TV, Brides.com, Goldman Sachs|