1300 Greene St.
Columbia, SC 29208
Located at the corner of Sumter and Greene Streets, Longstreet Theatre is a 312 seat arena stage. The physical address for Longstreet Theatre is 1300 Greene St. Click here for a campus map.
The stage deck includes a hydraulic elevator that allows scene shifting from the basement during performances. Productions can be staged fully in-the-round, or, with the removal of a section of seating, in the 3/4 thrust style. A wire mesh suspension grid is 21'-0" above the stage deck. Technicians walk on the wire mesh to mount the lighting equipment.
There are four dressing rooms, 2 located under the stage level (2nd floor) and 2 located on the first floor. Access is by stairwell. All dressing rooms have mirrors, make-up lights showers, sinks, lavatory, and costume racks.
Longstreet Theatre is handicap-accessible and includes a dedicated area for wheelchair seating.
Click here for more information concerning the Longstreet Theatre's history.
For information about renting, contact Andy Mills, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 803.777.8049.
- An inventory of our sound and lighting equipment is available.
- Advanced notice of 12-18 months is typically required for rental of any of our available venues.
- Organizations not affiliated with the University of South Carolina must carry $1,000,000 liability coverage.
Parking is ample on campus and just a short walk from any of our theatres.
Bull Street Garage
Corner of Blossom and Bull
350 spaces available for visitors -- very convenient to Longstreet, Drayton Hall and the Lab Theatres
Corner of Pendleton and Pickens | 1501 Pendleton Street
Close to McKissick Museum/USC Visitor's Center, at the top of The Horseshoe
Available to the general public after 3:30pm (unless the lot is being held for a private
Free after 6pm