Foyers du Théâtre Maisonneuve
The foyers at Théâtre Maisonneuve are the perfect spaces for hosting a large number of guests for events such as cocktail parties, press conferences, launches and banquets. Learn about the various rental options for each of these spaces, with the option to include the rental of the performance hall.
This space is named in honour of Jean Gascon, the great, internationally renowned Canadian actor who passed away in 1988. Against the foyer’s majestic windows overlooking Place des Arts’ outdoor plaza hangs a curtain made of 300,000 blocks of clear acrylic mounted on stainless steel wires, a work of art by Micheline Beauchemin entitled Rideau de lumière, couleur du temps (Curtain of Light, Colour of Time).
Capacity: 800 people standing (cocktail party) or 350 people seated (banquet or lecture).
The Mezzanine foyer, which overlooks the Jean-Gascon foyer, is located at the first balcony level.
Capacity: about 250 people standing (cocktail party) or 100 to 150 people seated (banquet or lecture).
Located at the first balcony level entrance on the even-numbered side, this space is perfect for talks or pre-show lectures.
Capacity: 100 people seated (lecture).
*Additional fees for greeting, bar and security services may be added when renting these rooms for cocktail parties and receptions.
Many services are available for an additional fee in each of the adjacent rental spaces: greeters, security and bar staff; table, chair and red carpet rental; catering service; cleaning and setup services, and more.