The Box - Building Specifications

Building is approximately 6,600 square feet

Located on the second level of the Fox Entertainment Plaza over the 10,000 Square feet Showcase Space and between the 1600 seat Fox Performing Arts Center and the 400 space Parking Garage #7

Bordered by Market Street, Mission Inn Avenue, Fairmont Boulevard, and 6th Avenue

Front of House is approximately 900 square feet

  • Lobby with 3 Double Glass Door Entrances
  • Women’s and Men’s Restrooms
  • Drinking Fountains
  • Box Office Space with Window
  • Theater Waiting Alcove

Back Stage is approximately 2,000 square feet

  • 2 Dressing Rooms: each includes 2 restrooms, 1 shower, and 10 lockers
  • Janitorial Closet
  • No Rider Service Elevator 7’8” wide, 7’ high, and 9’6” deep
  • Limited Offstage Space
  • Loading Dock and Service Elevator one level down at street level
  • Back stage entrance door at top of stairs
  • Air Conditioned/Heated
  • Wired for phone and internet service

The Box - Theater Space

Theater is approximately 3,700 square feet

  • Multiple seating configurations include round, “U,” “L,” and proscenium style
  • Accommodates 200 - 225 seated patrons
  • Seating can also be cabaret style
  • All seating is portable chairs on 4’X8’ platforms
  • Permanent Cat Walk on 3 walls
  • Ladder (back stage) and lift (lobby) entrances to Control Booth (300 square feet)
  • Control Booth supports calling show as well as light, sound, and projection operation
  • Black Sprung Stage Floor
  • 20 foot to the permanently installed lighting grid and circuits

The Box - Entrance Promenade

Patio is approximately 3,600 square feet

  • Includes separate access to Lobby Restrooms
  • 2 side-by-side Outdoor Concession stands with roll up doors
  • Electric, Water and Sewer available
  • Also separate standard size entrance door
  • Stair and elevator access (Elevator Floor 2R)
  • Back stage entrance door to right of Box Office

The Box is a smoke free, drug free, harassment free, and discrimination free facility.

The Box - Equipment

Audio Components

  • Yamaha LS9 32 channel digital mixing console
  • 6 12" Yamaha speakers
  • 4 10" Yamaha speakers
  • Lobby speakers
  • Dressing room speakers
  • 8 Shure wireless headsets or 8 wireless handheld microphones
  • 6 Chorded microphones
  • 6 piece drum mic kit
  • 18 Microphone stands
  • 4 HME wireless headsets, 2 wired
  • 8 Assistive Listening System receivers
  • 1 CD player with iPod Dock

Portable Audio System components

  • 12 Input analog Yamaha mixer
  • 2 10" Yamaha speakers with speaker stands
  • 1 Shure wireless headset and 1 handheld microphone

Lighting Components

  • ETC ION 1000 lighting console with expansion wing
  • ETC Sensor 3 - 48 dimmer rack
  • 2 Lycian #1271 follow spots
  • 4 Mac 2000 Performance moving lights
  • 6 Vari*Lite 2500 Wash CMY moving lights
  • 5 ETC source 4 750w ellipsoidal 50 degrees
  • 5 ETC source 4 750w ellipsoidal 36 degrees
  • 12 ETC Source 4 750w ellipsoidal 26 degrees
  • 6 ETC source 4 750w ellipsoidal 19 degrees
  • 12 ETC Source 4 Pars EA 700w with barn doors
  • 24 LED Color Kinetics ColorBlast TRX
  • 8 Pipe light trees (8' high) and bases

Video Components

  • 1 7000 Lm Christie Projector (Installed)
  • 1 4500 Lm Projector (Portable)
  • 1 9' X 12' Front projection screen
  • 1 69" X 96" Potable screen with dress kit
  • 1 Video switcher
  • 1 Denon universal Blu-ray DVD/CD player

Other Components

  • Cherry wood lectern
  • Single person Genie lift
  • 6 Music stands

The Box is a smoke free, drug free, harassment free, and discrimination free facility.

The Box Facilty Rental Rates and Service Pricing

Download printable Rate Sheet here

APPLIES TO ALL RENTALS

Maintenance Replacement Fee

$1.00 Per ticketed attendee

Agreement Deposit

$300 or 25% Whichever is greater

Security Deposit

$500 Refundable if conditions met

NONPROFIT Rental Rates

Any 501(c)3 non-profit business or organization legally recognized by the IRS.

A copy of Determination Letter, as issued by the IRS of the United States is required.

EXTENDED USE

Load-in or out/rehearsal Day*

$310/day - includes 1 technician

Overtime after 8 hours

$75/hr

Performance Day*

$620/day - 1 technician & 1 front of house

2nd & 3rd weekend Performance Day*

$670/day - 1 technician& 1 front of house

Overtime after 8 hours

$165/hr

* Day is defined as up to 8 hours between 8:00 AM and Midnight.

If pre-arranged, Hours may be split into two blocks.

No hours are carried over from prior days.

SINGLE DAY USE

SINGLE DAY USE * Day is defined as up to 8 hours between 8:00 AM and Midnight.

1 day Load In, Rehearsal, Performance & Move out

$940/day - includes 1 technician

If pre-arranged, Hours may be split into two blocks. 3 Hour Maximum

HOURLY USE

Weekdays ( Mon -Fri) 8:00 AM -6:00 PM

$32/hr

Evenings (Sun - Thurs) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$40/hr

Weekend Days (Sat & Sun) 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

$50/hr

Weekend Evenings (Fri & Sat) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$70/hr

Plus labor and $10 restocking fee

PERFORMING ARTS BASED Businesses/Organizations Rental Rates

Businesses or organizations whose core activities revolve around

teaching the performing arts or producing artistic live performances.

EXTENDED USE

Load-in or out/rehearsal Day*

$410/day - includes 1 technician

Overtime after 8 hours

$85/hr

Performance Day*

$720/day - 1 technician & 1 front of house

2nd & 3rd weekend Performance Day*

$770/day - 1 technician& 1 front of house

Overtime after 8 hours

$175/hr

* Day is defined as up to 8 hours between 8:00 AM and Midnight.

If pre-arranged, Hours may be split into two blocks.

No hours are carried over from prior days.

SINGLE DAY USE

SINGLE DAY USE * Day is defined as up to 8 hours between 8:00 AM and Midnight.

1 day Load In, Rehearsal, Performance & Move out

$1140/day - includes 1 technician

If pre-arranged, Hours may be split into two blocks. 3 Hour Maximum

HOURLY USE

Weekdays ( Mon -Fri) 8:00 AM -6:00 PM

$42/hr

Evenings (Sun - Thurs) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$50/hr

Weekend Days (Sat & Sun) 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

$60/hr

Weekend Evenings (Fri & Sat) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$80/hr

Plus labor and $10 restocking fee

COMMERCIAL Rental Rates

Businesses or organizations that do not qualify as Nonprofit or Performing Arts Based. 4 hour maximum 4 hour maximum

DAILY FACILITY RENTAL RATES

Weekdays (Mon - Thurs) 8:00 AM until Midnight

$810/day

Weekend Days (Fri - Sun) 8:00 AM until Midnight

$1310/day

Plus labor and $30 restocking fee

HOURLY EDUCATIONAL/MEETING USE

Weekdays ( Mon -Fri) 8:00 AM -6:00 PM

$72/hr

Evenings (Sun - Thurs) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$80/hr

Weekend Days (Sat & Sun) 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

$100/hr

Weekend Evenings (Fri & Sat) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$120/hr

Plus labor and $30 restocking fee

HOURLY EVENT USE

Weekdays (Mon - Thur) 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

$96/hr

Evenings (Sun - Thurs) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$104/hr

Weekend days (Sat & Sun) 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

$122/hr

Weekend Evenings (Fri & Sat) 6:00 PM - Midnight

$154/hr

Plus labor and $50 restocking fee

Black Box Additional Facility Rental Rates

Rental of additional Equipment

Variable

Additional Personnel

Variable

Box Office Service/Personnel

Variable

The Box is a smoke free, drug free, harassment free, and discrimination free facility.

Rules & Procedures

Please download and view the Rules and Procedures for The Box below

Rules & Procedures PDF

The Box is a smoke free, drug free, harassment free, and discrimination free facility.

Facility Request Application

Please download, print, and complete the Facility Request Application below. Mail or Email the completed form to:

Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Arts & Cultural Affairs Division

3580 Mission Inn Ave.

Riverside, CA 92501

specialevents@riversideca.gov

Facility Request Application PDF

The Box is a smoke free, drug free, harassment free, and discrimination free facility.

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The Box

3635 Market St.,
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 826-5133