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1043 Virginia Ave, Suite 217
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Office: 317-602-6641
Venue Details

The Basile Theatre At The Historic Athenaeum

Venue Profile

The Basile Theatre at the Historic Athenaeum elegant yet versatile main room provides the perfect backdrop for performing arts, comedy and live podcast performances. The historic theatre is located in Downtown’s trendy Mass Ave entertainment district. 

Address: 401 E. Michigan St. Indianapolis, IN 46204

Ages: All Ages 
Seated Capacity: 400 | Cabaret Style – View Seating Grid

Concessions: Full Bar | Beer, Wine, Spirits
Event Types: Performing Arts, Comedy, Live Podcasts, Receptions, Film Screenings, Special Events
Livestream: Coming Soon


Total Events: 100 events per year
Total Admissions: 20,000
Demographics: 18-40 years of age, 50% male vs. 50% female
Fan Profile: Arts aficionados, neighborhood residents, young professionals

Tech Specs & Amenities

Tech Detail: View Tech Pack
Lineset Detail: View Lineset Grid
Load In: 
2nd Floor, Elevator

Stage Dimensions: 36′ wide x 37′ deep x 3”3″ high
Stage Description: 
Classic proscenium stage with apron, flown curtains

FOH Console: 
Allen & Heath GLD-112
Monitor Console: Coming Soon
PA – Mains: 4x JBL VRX932 Line Array Elements, 8x Klipsch K1-102 Surround/Fills, 2x JBL PRX818 subs
PA – Monitors: 4x QSC K12.2
4x Shure wireless mics, 12x Shure mic packs, 4x Shure SM58
Backline: Sourced

Lighting Console: Hands Vista S1 w/ Chroma-Q Vista 3
Light Package: 12x American DJ 12P Hex, 10x Chauvet DJ SlimPAR Pro H
Light Package – Movers: 6x LED Zoom, 2x Chauvet Rogue R2x Wash
Light Package – Wash: 13x Source Four Ellipsoidal, 3x LEE Colortran Fresnel

Streaming Switcher: 
Blackmagic ATEM Television Studio
Streaming Package: Sourced
Streaming Partner: Coming Soon
Projector: Epson Z10000U, rear projection w/ flown screens
HDMI input backstage center, front of house

Bus Parking: Yes, Back of building, non accessible from green room or stage
Van Parking: 
Yes, Back of building, non accessible from g
reen room or stage

Artist Amenities: 
Green room, 8 dressing rooms, basic amenities, 2 private restrooms, direct stage access from green room, WI-FI

Past Events

Artists: Zane Lamprey, Jim Breuer

Special Events: Germanfest


Jason King | Senior Talent Buyer:
Dee Annis | Associate Talent Buyer:
Josh Baker | CEO:

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