Robert M. Miner Auditorium
Robert N. Miner Auditorium is the centerpiece of the SFJAZZ Center. Our stunning new theater is scalable from 350 to 700 seats, and features a custom Meyer sound system, state-of-the-art lighting, and hi-definition video projection. Miner also boasts an expandable stage allowing us to accommodate a wider variety of events and performances.
Suggested Usage: Conferences, Performances, Screenings and Lectures
Square Footage: 1,200
Seated: 350 - 700
Joe Henderson Lab
Named for the legendary jazz saxophonist, the Joe Henderson Lab is a dramatic space surrounded by glass walls on two sides allowing ample natural and ambient light. Its open floor plan can accommodate up to 100 guests seated for a presentation or performance. The JHL features its own custom Meyer sound system, stage lighting and video projection.
Suggested Usage: Concerts, Corporate Meetings, Pre-Show Receptions
Square Footage: 800
Seated: 80 - 100
Standing: 80 - 100
Ground Floor Lobby
The sweeping main entrance of the SFJAZZ Center welcomes guests with floor-to-ceiling glass walls, in an open floor plan. The ground floor lobby has direct access to chef Charles Phan's café, South at SFJAZZ, Miner Auditorium, and the Joe Henderson Lab.
Suggested Usage: Receptions, Conferences
Square Footage: 1,975
Standing Capacity: 150
Second Floor Lobby
Our second floor lobby runs the entire width of the SFJAZZ Center along Franklin Street. This stylish reception space features floor-to-ceiling glass on three sides, outdoor terraces, the spectacular Sandow Birk murals and built-in bars at both ends.
Suggested Usage: Pre and Post show Receptions, dinners
Square Footage: 1,900
Seated Capacity: 100
Standing Capacity: 250
* Lobby only rentals may only be booked within three months of event date. Lobbies are typically only included as part of larger rental packages that include the Miner Auditorium.