Marc A. Scorca Hall

The centerpiece of the National Opera Center, Marc A. Scorca Hall offers you an impressive yet intimate space for performances, recitals, auditions, and recordings.

The acoustically excellent venue features a regularly tuned Yamaha 7’ grand piano, raised stage with theatrical lighting, professional audio-visual recording, projecting and streaming systems, and a green room.

Hourly Rates Member Nonprofit Standard
Basic $115 $160 $205
Premium $140 $185 $230
Hoiles Reception Lobby $25 $30 $35

Rates valid as of July 1, 2022. Rates are subject to change without notice. Scorca Hall, Rehearsal Hall, and MacKay Studio may be booked day-of for 50% off the rates listed above, pending availability.

Basic: Includes setup for up to 15 people, with 2 tables, 12 music stands, and 12 chairs, and green room. Does not include special setup requests other than basic audition setup, or access to technical packages. Minimum rental: 1 hour.

Premium: Includes setup for up to 72 people, access to technical packages, and rental use of the Pamela J. Hoiles Reception Lobby. Minimum rental: 2 hours.

Technical and Recording Packages

The Opera Center events team can help you customize your visit with affordable technical support for audio-visual needs and flexible audio and video recording setups.

  • Event Recording
  • Projection
  • Reception and Meeting Equipment
  • Livestream Broadcasting
  • Audio Amplification
  • House Staff

For further pricing and rental information, download the Rental Overview or contact us at or 212.796.8630.

Book today.

Submit a booking inquiry and consult the rental overview for full technical details.