The Dance Theater

The Boston University Dance Theater and Rehearsal Space is a 225-seat, state-of-the-art studio/theater space designed specifically for dance performances, classes, and special events. In addition to housing a wide variety of educational and recreational dance activities, the space can be rented for concerts, master classes, and other events.

The Dance Theater is equipped with:

  • Seating for 225
  • Lobby with ticket booth and rest rooms; entrance on Buick Street
  • Access for guests with disabilities
  • Spacious backstage area, including dressing rooms
  • Overhead grid with 83 instruments
  • Flexible sound system
  • Full draperies including proscenium curtain
  • 3,200 square feet with 1,200 feet of performance space
  • Rosco Adagio flooring

If you are interested in renting the theater, please contact Lynda Rieman at


The Dance Theater is located on the Boston University campus at FitRec, 915 Commonwealth Ave. Boston, MA 02215. The entrance to the theater is on Buick Street.