Interested in renting the Live Oak Theatre for your next event or production? Here is where you can get information on rental rates, download a rental agreement and get specs for the theatre. Very soon, we will also include photos and an availability calendar, so watch this page for additions in March. Thank you for considering the Live Oak Theatre!

Theatre Location & Phone

Live Oak Theatre
(Located in the Live Oak Park Community Center)

1301 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709


click map for directions

Rental Rates

New Performance rates

2000.00 for full week
1800.00 for 4 show week
1500.00 for 3 show week
500.00 per night (6 hours)

Returning Performance rates
(if your company has rented from TheatreFIRST before)

$2000.00 for full week
$1500.00 for 4 show week
$1200.00 for 3 show week
$400.00 per night (6 hour)

Regular Rehearsal rates

$30.00 per hour up to 30 hours
$25.00 per hour up to 60 hours
$20.00 per hour over 60 hours

Use Agreement

Download Agreement

Equipment & Services

Your Live Oak rental comes with access to the following:

  • Light board
  • Sound system
  • Two dressing rooms that can accomodate up to 8 actors in each, complete with toilet and sink
  • A fully stocked & staffed concession area. TheatreFIRST will operate our normal concessions service including beer, wine, sodas, tasty sweets and savory food items
  • Ticketing services (coming soon). Our Vendini ticketing system will be provided on site for the duration of your run, complete with onsite ticket printing system


Renters will need to provide at least one person to run the box office and pass out programs (2 people recommended); however, the concessions area will be staffed by TheatreFIRST.

Theatre Map

Seating map coming soon.

Calendar / Availability

Coming soon. Please CONTACT US for availability and scheduling.