Experience Pablo Center VenuesInside our doors, guests, local partners, and artists experience world-class theatres, rehearsal spaces, wedding and event venues, three visual art galleries, a state-of-the-art sound and lighting lab, and spaces equipped to support vocational training initiatives.
Conveniently located in Downtown Eau Claire, our spaces are available for rent and are great for your next corporate meeting, special event, rehearsal and more!
1200 Seats | Stunning | World Class
Great for: plays, musicals, opera, concerts, dance pieces, full orchestra performances, keynote speakers, and general sessions
The RCU Theatre is a broadway-style theatre that can hold more than 1,200 seated patrons with a performance area that is 50 feet wide and 40 feet deep and an orchestra pit at stage level that adds another 12 feet of stage depth. With state-of-the-art sound and lighting, a hydraulic orchestra pit and breath taking acoustics, the RCU Theatre opens up amazing opportunities for new shows and cherished annual performances with attendees sitting no more than 80 feet from the stage.
Stage 3,124 square feet
400 Seats | Flexible | Intimate
Great for: conferences, small theatrical performances, seated dinners, and standing room for concerts and other special events
Jamf Theatre is the largest hybrid black-box theatre in the Midwest and one of the five largest of its kind in the nation. This flexible space can hold approximately 400 seated patrons in proscenium style or 300 at round tables on the floor. This unique brick-walled space can be reconfigured to meet the needs of the production and its guests.
2310 sq ft | Chippewa River views
Great for: rehearsal spaces, meetings, and receptions
Features stunning wall of windows overlooking the Chippewa River on Pablo Center's first floor. This room comes equipped with sounds and projection capabilities, double-height ceilings, and sprung floors for dance.
1935 sq ft | built-in bar | Haymarket Plaza & Confluence Views
Great for: receptions, dinners, and special events
The third floor Market & Johnson Clearwater Recital Hall features a double-height ceiling, its own built-in bar, and sweeping views of the confluence and downtown. As with all Pablo Center event and rehearsal spaces, this space comes equipped with sound and projection capabilities.
1960 sq ft | sprung floor | Audio & Projection Capabilities
Great for: meetings, receptions, rehearsals
The third-floor Richard & Marcia Performance Gallery is a fully-equipped rehearsal room than can easily accommodate meetings, community events, outreach, performance, or receptions. It features a sprung floor for dance and showcases stunning views of the Chippewa River.
Rent our spaces
Thinking outside the box for your next company meeting or retreat? Looking to host a reception or dinner? Have a play, a dance, a novel, or a band that's ready to be seen, or hear, by a wider audience? Or maybe just looking for rehearsal spaces?
Pablo Center venues and multi-use rooms are available for rent throughout the year.
Our facility offers flexibility to accommodate many different types of artistic, corporate, and social events. By renting a space at Pablo Center, you have access to our technical equipment including AV technology, which is standard in every room. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will ensure that your experience is something memorable!
Contact Us for Rates and More Information
With Pablo Center possibilites are endless! Contact us with your questions or requests detailing your event.
*capacities are subject to change depending on room set up