|Setup||Auditorium (250 theater-style), Auditorium Lobby (100 standing), Greenroom: Sub-level|
Store (250 standing): Ground Floor
Resource Center (125 standing, 100 theater-style): 2nd Floor
Living Room (75 standing): 2nd Floor
Rooftop and Terrace (Indoor -- 250 standing, 130 seated / Outdoor -- 250 standing): 11th Floor
Penthouse Suite (75 standing, 24 seated)
|Furnishings||All rentals come with: lobby check-in station; 11x17 signage stanchions; wooden easels; (3) coat racks; rectangular tables for handouts/catering (rental of additional needs may be arranged and will be charged "at cost" on final invoice).|
|Floor Plan||Auditorium Lobby Floor Plan - Resource Center Floor Plan - Living Room Floor Plan - Rooftop Terrace Floor Plan|
Whether it’s an intimate gathering of 25 or a large-scale company affair, this exclusive Manhattan landmark venue can make an otherwise ordinary event an extraordinary event. Ideally situated in the heart of SoHo, the venue’s versatile, uniquely designed event spaces offer a cost-effective Downtown Manhattan alternative in an upscale, personal setting. Customizing your special event is never an issue. With its top-notch cuisine, state-of-the-art technology, and outstanding event staff, the venue will help you create an amazing experience that will wow your guests.
The venue's 4,000 sq. ft. handicap accessible Auditorium, with a seating capacity of 250 guests, is perfect for multimedia events, including live productions and performances, live global webcasts, press conferences, product launches and film screenings. The Auditorium's green room suite is complete with a dressing room, make-up tables, a lounge and a pantry. The Auditorium Lobby provides a welcome gathering place for pre and post receptions and has a plasma screen TV capable of simulcasting proceedings in the Auditorium for guest overflow.
The Resource Center, with a standing capacity of 125 and a seated (theater-style) capacity of 100, is a highly adaptable, multimedia meeting and event space, featuring customizable display cases. With insulated floor-to-ceiling glass windows overlooking Broadway, the center is infused with the energy of New York without the congestion, making it an ideal space for small receptions, mid-size presentations, seminars and breakout sessions to accompany Auditorium programming.
The Living Room is unlike any other meeting or reception space in SoHo. It is a place for intimate, creative and strategic meetings, designed to cultivate and share ideas, and to inspire great achievement. The Living Room features the original Woolworth board room table and is the perfect space for Downtown Manhattan private receptions, staff retreats, creative brainstorming and strategic planning sessions, offsite board meetings, and private conference calls.
One of the most unique duplex spaces in Manhattan, The Penthouse Suite, is situated high atop the Cast Iron District in SoHo and offers a perfect combination of classic elegance and contemporary chic. This sumptuous space is an ideal choice for private cocktail receptions and meal functions where you can enjoy one of the world's most famous skyline views. The Penthouse Suite is ideal for NYC receptions, seated meals, offsite board meetings, and photo & film shoots.
Located on the building's top floor is the indoor/outdoor Rooftop Terrace, an ideal location for guests to enjoy exclusive private receptions. The event space offers complete dining and catering services within a beautiful, naturally-lit atrium that also features a wrap-around terrace, which provides an exclusive and welcoming outdoor gathering place in SoHo. The rooftop’s panoramic views of downtown Manhattan are the perfect backdrop for any event, adding an extra dash of flair. Open during the Spring, Summer, and Fall, the Rooftop Terrace is ideal for cocktail socials and evening soirees after an Auditorium function.
Additional Views: Banquet Reception with Round Tables - Rooftop
The SoHo venue’s indoor/outdoor reception spaces and on-site catering make it a great choice for many types of NYC events and productions, including live webcasts, product launches, multimedia presentations, press conferences, movie screenings, seminars/workshops, board meetings, fundraisers, luncheons/dinners and cocktail parties. Its talented chefs are centered on creating wonderful in-house presentations of food that taste as great as they look. You can easily customize your own menu or allow the team to create the perfect dining experience for you and your guests.
Additional views: Auditorium Lobby - Resource Center - Daytime Presentation (Banquet Rounds) - Resource Center - Daytime Meeting/Seminar (U-Shape) - Living Room - Reception/Lounge Area - Rooftop Terrace - Seated Dinner Indoors (Banquet Rounds) - Rooftop Terrace - Daytime Reception Indoors (Banquet Rounds) - Rooftop Terrace - Outdoor Bar - Penthouse Suite - Lounge Setup
|Catering||The Downtown NY venue offers on-site catering and allows all types of insured outside caterers to serve food/beverages and use its back house prep space.
Sample Menus - Breakfast Menu - Lunch Menu - Dinner Menu - Cocktail Reception Menu
|Restrictions||All clients must posses general liability event insurance which covers date/time rental space is contracted for.|
|Audio/Video||All rentals come with: full use of rented space's permanent equipment (rental of additional needs may be arranged through our in-house AV Department and will be charged "at cost" on final invoice).|
|Cool Features||-Spectacular Southern Manhattan view from Rooftop Garden Terrace|
-NYC Landmark Building: Built in 1889 as a department store and redesigned in the late 1990's by a famous architect and designer