Planning a private party or responsible for coordinating your company's next employee-recognition and awards ceremony? The State, which is host to hundreds of events each year, from fund-raisers, concerts and weddings to memorial and church services, graduation ceremonies, new product roll-outs, seminars and more -- is available to rent.

Rent The State for ...
· Private parties
· Fund-raisers
· Film premiers & screenings
· Conferences & corporate meetings
· Church services & activities
· Workshops & lectures
· Weddings & receptions
· Plays, concerts, live performances
· Television & video taping
· Educational events
· Satellite broadcasts
· Youth groups

Non-profit organizations, corporations, promoters and private parties all rent The State, with its magnificent marquee (can't you just see your company's name in lights?), luxurious lobby, plush seating, warm and welcoming ambience and state-of-the-art facilities that include a $20,000 movie screen, 35mm, digital and DVD projection equipment, a Meyer sound system, theatrical lighting and modern and fully-equipped Green Room. You can hold a reception in the lobby and usher your guests into the auditorium for a film, training session or to enjoy live music. Throw an anniversary or birthday party and invite 550 of your closest friends, or rent the historic State for a political, social or educational program.

Whether you're holding your film premiere at The State, staging a play, dance recital or community forum, The State Theatre staff will assist you every step of the way, from budgeting through execution. The dedicated staff will also assist you with all of your technical, sound, lighting and logistical needs. While you're here, you're home so expect to enjoy all of the privileges afforded by having this public venue all to yourself!

The theater is available for rental seven days a week on a first-come, first-served basis.

Call (209) 527-4697, ext. 301, to speak with Rental Coordinator Gabi Guerrini or Operations Manger John Herman and get information about rental fees and available dates.

Walk-throughs of the theater are by appointment only.

Diagrams of the auditorium seating and stage are available in PDF format. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader). Click below to download.

Seating Map

Stage Dimensions

Theater Layout

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