ALVAS SHOWROOM POLICIES
- DRESS CODE
Alvas Showroom does not enforce a dress code.
- FOOD & DRINK
Alvas Showroom does allow outside food and non-alcoholic beverages inside. Please be prepared to show the staff your food & drink at the door.
You will be asked to dispose of any alcoholic beverages if you attempt to bring them inside.
- RECORDING & PHOTOGRAPHY
Audio and video recording is NOT allowed. Please refrain from using flash photography.
Alvas Showroom caters to all ages, please refrain from using obscenities and lewdness.
SEATING CAPACITY: 80 / MAX PREMISES CAPACITY: 99
All tickets are sold through tix.com, which accepts credit cards only.
Payment is normally made based on ticket sales. The first $300 (Saturday shows) or $200 (Sunday shows) is a minimum reserved for the house. The house retains 10% of ticket sales over the minimum. Any fees for piano tuning, recording, projector, backline etc. will be taken from tickets sales unless required to be paid in advance to Alvas Showroom.
Showroom performances are currently Saturday and Sunday only. Saturday showtime is normally 8 PM and Sunday showtime is normally 4 PM. The timeframe for our gigs is 5 hours. 2 hours for load in, setup, and sound check, 2 hours for performance, 1 hour break down, load out. Extra hours are available and need to be booked ahead of time at $50 an hour. These extra hours can be used for almost anything including but not limited to rehearsal, sound check, setup, social meet and greet, etc.
We need to know in advance the number of guests before ticket sales can begin. We will set the number of tickets for sale online accordingly. All heads are counted. The guest list names will be accepted from the Artist only.
ALL AGES VENUE
As we are catering to all ages, please refrain from using obscenities or lewdness. There is no alcohol sold or allowed on the premises.
LOAD IN AND PARKING
Please load in through the front door. There is plenty of free parking, please observe the 2 HOUR LIMIT parking signs.
Alvas LLC uses our own sound engineer. Any other arrangement must be approved in writing by Alvas LLC.
Please consider using our extensive backline. It is available for approximately 1/2 the price of local backline companies. If you are interested, let us know, and we will check availability and give you a quote.
We have 2 Steinway pianos. A 1921 America B and a 1985 Hamburg C. Let us know if you will be using a piano and which one you prefer. A piano tuning within 24 hours of a performance has a fee of $45.
Unauthorized audio and video recording is strictly prohibited. If the Artist would like to record, pre-approval must be obtained in writing. The following fees must be paid in full prior to set up:
Video: $150 – $350 (dependent on the number of cameras and crew)
Audio: $100 (artist will need to bring a split snake with XLR jacks for 24 track channels and 8 auxiliary sends)
DIGITAL PROJECTOR USAGE – $30 per show.
We do not provide AV cables or adapters. Please come in and test your operating systems, AV connectors and adapters BEFORE the date of your show. Call Art Valdez, our Sound Engineer, at (310) 519-1314 and schedule an appointment.
We have a green room upstairs for the artists. You may bring food and non-alcoholic drinks into the green room. Complimentary bottled water, coffee and tea are available upon request. We do not provide lodging at this time