Community Hosting

Free space for community organizers

Located in Central Lakeview, Theater Wit is committed to enabling citizens to organize and take action. As a result, we make a limited amount of our space available for free to groups for special events, volunteer efforts, meetings, etc. around social action and community service.

Theater space

  • Three theaters, seating up to 98 each
  • Lobby, bar accomodates 150
  • Internet
  • Technicans, stage lighting and additional equipment (screens, projectors, etc) available at additional cost
  • Suggested uses: film screenings, larger community meetings, group reporting, outreach recruitment efforts, planning meetings, fundraisers, poetry readings
  • Does not include: box office, house management
  • Bar services available through Theater Wit only


Theater Wit is a 501(c)(3) and as such, we may only offer this complimentary space to 501(c)(3)s and other community groups for assemblies to discuss and advocate for public issues. The space cannot be used for an event designed to endorse or oppose any individual candidate.

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