“One of the most remarkable spaces I've seen in New York City. ”
Guest, Nov 2011

The Firehouse Space is a unique event and performance space located in Williamsburg close to the Graham Ave L Stop. The Firehouse strives to present music, art and theatrical performances of both emerging and established artists. It supports experimental and challenging works for adventurous audiences and additionally hosts student recitals, music lessons and provides rehearsal time for community members. Other events such as photo shoots, book releases, or conferences can be considered. The performance area is about 1000’ with a capacity of about 70 people.

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Ayman Fanous Residency Coming Up! May 29 & 30

May 29, 2015 7:00 pm Ayman Fanous Residency May 29 7:00 Ayman Fanous: Guitar, Susan Alcorn: Pedal Steel Guitar, Tatsuya Nakatani: Percussion/Gongs 8:00 Ayman Fanous: Guitar, Denman Maroney: Hyperpiano, Tatsuya Nakatani: Percussion/Gongs 9:30 Ayman Fanous: Guitar, Ned Rothenberg: Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Shakuhachi, Tatsuya Nakatani: Percussion/Gongs May 30 7:00 Ayman Fanous: Guitar, Tomas Ulrich: Cello, Mark Feldman: Violin 8:00:...

What’s happening this weekend at The Firehouse Space?

May 21, 2015 8:00 pm Briggan Krauss/ The Need v. 6 Briggan Krauss:  Alto saxophone / Guitar, Terrance McManus:  Guitar, Tomas Fujiwara:  Drums, Ingrid Laubrock: Sax   May 22, 2015 8:00 pm Electric Red Eran Asias: Drums, Harvey Valdes: Guitar, Mark Koch: Sound Design/Synths: David A Dovo- Bass/Sampler Electric Red is Not Kind Of Blue Heavy metal jazz, from the...

GET READY FOR THE SOUNDPAINTING FESTIVAL! JUNE 11-13

Soundpainting 3 Night Festival and Workshop For three days and nights, Williamsburg’s Firehouse will host NYC’s Annual Soundpainting Festival. The festival will feature performances by the country’s leading Soundpainting ensembles and intensive workshops with Soundpainting’s inventor, Walter Thompson. Soundpainting is the multi-disciplinary live-composing sign language for musicians, actors, dancers, and visual artists. The language comprises...