For both private and public events, Synetic Theater offers a variety of spaces to meet your needs in the heart of metropolitan Crystal City, VA (just outside of Washington, DC).Corporate meetings, staff events, musical performances, comedy nights, talent shows and recitals are welcome to use our venue!

Our space hosts 350 audience members, has accessible parking and conveniently located next to the Crystal City Metro (Blue and Yellow lines).

Rental Spaces Available

Crystal City Theater:
350 seat Theater
1300 sq ft Stage with adjacent loading dock
1,172  sq ft Lobby (Concessions/Bar available for Rental use)
Backstage (Green Room, 3 Dressing Rooms, Men and Women’s restrooms and Showers)

Studio Violet:
Two Rehearsal spaces, one with mirrors and marley floor
Men’s and Woman’s restrooms
Greenroom/dressing room
Loading dock adjacent to the space.

Spaces available when there are no productions rehearsing or running.

For more information on availability or to book, please contact

Crystal City Theater:

Non-profit Rates:
$1,400 for full day (8+ hours)
$700 for half-day (up to 4 hours)

Commercial Rates:
$1,700 for full day (8+ hours)
$850 for half-day (up to 4 hours)

Studio Violet:

Public: Non-Profit:
FACTORY $75/hr $67.50/hr
MILL $40/hr $36/hr

Venue Manager (required)   $15.50/hour (4 hour minimum)

Additional Rates:


Facilities Manager – $25.00 per hour
Front of House Staff – $25.00 per hour
Technical Crew – $25.00 per hour
Substitute Staff – $18.00 per hour
  • Synetic does not provide Front of House staff or use of its Box Office for any event.
  • A Facilities Manager must be present for all events and additional staff may be required depending on the nature of the event.
  • Licensing of the theater typically requires a minimum of two staff members. Licensing of the theater including the Backstage area typically requires a minimum of three staff members.
  • The amount of staffing required for each licensing will be determined at the sole discretion of Synetic Theater and will be outlined in the License Agreement. Staff is paid for a minimum of 4 (four) hours.
  • Finally, staff schedules will be set to cover any time required for rental load-in and load-out (strike).


Theater, Lobby & Backstage Used – $170.00
Theater, Lobby & Backstage Used; Food served at rental event. – $300.00

Note: Synetic offers the use of its concessions bar to those interested in serving food and drinks in the lobby, however Renters are required to be VA ABC license holders and must provide their own staff.