Skip to main content
Potiker Theatre ExteriorPhoto courtesy of La Jolla Playhouse.

Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre

The Sheila & Hughes Potiker Theatre is a black box theatre that seats up to 417 audience members depending on the configuration of the space. The theatre can be transformed into a 3/4 Thrust, in the Round, Proscenium, in the "L," or Traverse stage configuration.

Technical Specifications of the Theatre:

  • The Potiker Theatre has Twenty-one (21) 6'0" long x 4'0" wide traps and entrances into the stage space on all four sides of the building.
  • The house is a tension grid comprised of forty (40) 8' x 8' panels in a 5x8 arrangement.

More detailed technical specifications for the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre are available here.


Heading to Jacobs Theatre District to check out our facilities or to see a show?

Click here for Driving Directions and Parking Information.