Rental Info & Technical Specs

Leasing the Facility

Host your next event at the Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center.

  • Easily accessible from south Los Angeles and north Orange counties, conveniently located near the junction of the 405 and 605 freeways
  • An elegant and affordable venue which accommodates large or small performing ensembles, film screenings, concerts, conferences, graduations, award ceremonies and other special events
  • The Carpenter Center is a visually stunning, technically superior performance space, reception area, spacious and well-equipped backstage area, ample parking and easy access to adjacent campus facilities. Create an event you and your audience will enjoy and remember.

Theatre Leasing Information

Carpenter Center exterior at night

Please see links below for information on leasing the theater, the Event Application and Information Form, the Facility Diagram and Seating Diagram, as well as our sound specifications and inventory.

Please contact for calendar availability and leasing information. Some of the downloadable files on this page are .pdf files, which require Adobe Acrobat® Readerâ„¢ for viewing.  
Event Application and Information Form [PDF]
Seating Diagram [PDF]
Questions? Call 562.985.4274

Sound Specifications and Inventory

Carpenter Performing Arts Center Sound Specifications (2023) [PDF]

Carpenter Performing Arts Center Cabaret Sound Specifications (2023) [PDF]

Carpenter Performing Arts Center Microphone Inventory (2023) [PDF]