Venue Rental


Looking for a memorable space to hold your annual general meeting, client reception, networking event or celebration? Located in the heart of downtown Halifax, Neptune Theatre is the ideal downtown venue for special events.

Our venues are available for rent for plays, film screenings, dance performances, lectures and conference-style presentations. From spacious theatres to fully equipped conference rooms and simple, elegant lobbies, we have a multitude of spaces each with their own ambience. Use any of our three bars to serve beverages and easily bring in catering. At Neptune, we have the experience and the means to make events proceed smoothly and hassle-free. With our highly trained technical staff, no production is too ambitious regardless of sound, lighting or special effect requirements.

Our friendly and reliable Front of House and Box Office staff are always available to meet your service needs, including bartending, for any type of event, from theatrical production to client recognition events.

Central, hospitable and extremely flexible, Neptune Theatre has the perfect space for any activity. To find out more about Neptune Theatre rentals please contact (902) 429-7300 or email


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Fountain Hall

Fountain Hall is Neptune's main stage that offers an all-new intimate theatre setting with excellent acoustics, state-of-the-art lighting and audio equipment, an orchestra pit, a sprung stage, a 4’ X 12’ trap lift, a full 45-foot fly tower, and beautiful new public lobbies and lounge spaces.

This venue is ideal for any type of theatrical production, concert, business presentation or seminar.

Seating: 458 total
278 main floor (includes 6 wheelchair locations), 180 balcony
Includes 4 house seats for distribution at Theatre’s discretion

Scotiabank Stage

The Scotiabank Stage underwent a transformative renovation during the summer of 2016. It reopens for the 2016/2017 season with a seating capacity of 195 including 2 wheelchair positions and 4 house seats which are usually reserved for distribution at the Theatre’s discretion. The audience sits in three sections in a 180 degree arc in front of the stage.

State of the art lighting equipment and a Meyer sound system is available. This venue is perfectly suited for any sized theatrical production, dance performance, concert, business presentation or seminar. The Studio Lobby has a fully equipped bar for receptions or special events.

Halls, Lobbies & Boardroom Rentals

Rehearsal Halls

High ceilings, sprung floors and tasteful decor make Neptune's rehearsal halls ideal for receptions, parties or meetings.

Each rehearsal hall was built to the same dimensions as the two performance spaces.

The Pratt & Whitney rehearsal hall overlooks lively Argyle Street, and the Oland Rehearsal Hall overlooks historic Barrington Street. Both spaces are wheelchair accessible.


In addition to rehearsal halls, we also have two elegant lobby areas which are often rented for mixers and other mingling events.

Craig Boardroom

The Craig Boardroom can accommodate up to 20 people and is available for meetings or presentations. Wireless internet is available.

To find out more about Neptune Theatre rentals please contact (902) 429-7300 or