Catherine B. Berges Theatre

A state-of-the-art theatre featuring two-tier seating

Catherine B. Berges Theatre

The Catherine B. Berges Theatre is a state-of-the-art theatre that features two-tier seating, dual-level pre-function space, a spacious stage, great sight lines and acoustics, and a generous technical inventory. Available for theatre and dance performances, film screenings, keynote presentations, conferences, and special events.

Capacity: 454 seats (289 main theatre and 165 mezzanine)

Main Stage: 33’ deep x 42’ wide x 19’ tall
Wing Space Stage Right: 18’11” (wing to wall)
Wing Space Stage Left: 15’10” (wing to counterweight system)
Stage: 3,278 sq ft


  • Full theatrical lighting & sound equipment
  • Tech booth
  • Orchestra pit
  • Fly system
  • Sprung-wood floor
  • Removable & reversible marley floor
  • Traversing guillotine main curtain
  • Projector
  • Green room
  • Three dressing rooms with restrooms and showers
  • Loading dock
  • Laundry facilities

Weekday and multi-day discounts apply. Discounts available for COCA partners, donors, faculty, and nonprofits. Inquire for details.

Multiple spaces can be combined in order to accommodate events.

Interested in hosting an event at COCA?

Complete our Rentals Request Form with details about your event to receive more information.