Art Center is located at 560 32nd Street in Union City, NJ, in the
County of Hudson. It is minutes from all major highways in New Jersey
and five minutes from the Lincoln Tunnel which connects this area
to New York City. Built in 1931, this 1400 seat theater rivals many
Broadway houses for its size.
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The stage has
40' proscenium opening, 28.5' stage depth, and 68' span across the
full stage. Scenery and on-stage electrics can be handled on a full
60' grid with 40 counterweight lines.
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glass panels and black cast iron interchangeable lettering, backlit
by florescent lighting
Two windows for the public, ticket racks, lobby area
capacity is 1383. 843 Orchestra (including 2 wheelchair positions), 200 Front Balcony, 340 Rear Balcony
Lounge: ADA compliant off of 1st floor lobby, additional restrooms
off of 2nd Floor Lobby.Second Level (Handicapped accessible),
is available in Municipal Parking Lots located one block from PPAC.
Public Transportation is available from the major transportation hubs of
Port Authority in New York City, Hoboken Terminal in
Hoboken, NJ and Journal Square in Jersey City, NJ.
a shopping mall, service stations, lumber dealer, hotels, and Bash
Lighting Company are all within one mile of PPAC.
Proscenium Width: 40'
Plaster Line to Deck Wall: 38'6"
Plaster Line to Stage Edge: 4'6"
Plaster Line to Stage Edge (with Pit Cover): 9'7"
Stage Width: 68"
Stage Right Wing: 14' (fly rail on stage right)
Stage Left Wing: 14'
Grid Height: 50'
Stage Height from Orchestra Pit Floor: 6'7"
Stage Height from House Floor: 4'
is wooden and painted black but is not trapped.
32nd Street (Stage Right) 10' x 8' -- Height off street
Seating Chart for general reference only (Download PDF for
detailed and accurate seating chart.)
All of the information on this page and any linked documents if
for general informational purposes and may not precisely represent
current conditions in the theater.