We will begin accepting reservation requests for 2020 on April 15, 2019 at 10am. You may download and complete a reservation request (below) and submit it either via email, mail or in person. All submitted requests will be time stamped and processed in the order they are received. Requests sent via mail will be processed by the date they are received. Application received prior to 10am on April 15 will not be reviewed. Approval of your reservation request will be determined based on the availability of the space and the Dougherty’s ability to accommodate your needs.
The DAC has been home to local, national and international performing artists since 1978. Bring your next film festival, dance recital, live concert of staged performance to our stage, or utilize our free creative space rehearsal rooms for your auditions, production meetings, workshops and rehearsals.
Click on the links below for more information about the theater and the no-cost Creative Space Rooms.
To see if the dates/times you would like to request space are available, check our availability calendar below!Current reservations are listed in this calendar only by the room they have reserved and the time frame of the reservation, not by their organization name.You cannot reserve space directly through the online calendar, nor does this calendar gaurentee that space is available. It should only be used as a guide to assist you prior to completing any/all required request forms.
To reserve one of our two free creative space rooms you must download and complete a Creative Space Reservation Request Form, and submit it via email at DACInfo@austintexas.gov, or in person. If the facility is able to accommodate your request, a DAC representative will contact you via email and phone to confirm.
The DAC theater is equipped for the purpose of a variety of different events. It is best suited for small staged theatrical performances, acoustic concerts, dance recitals, film screenings and lectures.
Theater clients are allowed 2 tables in the gallery adjacent to the entrance of the theater to sell concessions or merchandise with the appropriate permits. We do not have the ability to accommodate additional vendors in the theater, gallery or outdoor area.