The Sovereign Performing Arts Center, located in Downtown Reading at 136 North 6th Street, and formerly known as the Rajah
Theater, has three ballrooms, each with its own unique features and amenities. Ballroom capacities range from 100 to 400 guests.
Ballroom rental rates include: tables & chairs (on a first booked basis, an additional rental charge may apply for dates with multiple
functions), setup of tables & chairs, housekeeping and security staff during the function and clean up. Our rates are based on a sliding scale, focused on the amount spent on catering:
$.01-2500 spent on catering: $500 rental per room
$2501-5000 spent on catering: $350 rental per room
$5001-9000 spent on catering: $250 rental per room
$9001 and above spent on catering: Rental Waived
Functions that require multiple ballrooms will be dealt with on an event by event basis.
Depending on availability, the lobby and mezzanine of the Performing Arts Center provides an extremely unique location for
your reception or function.
All on-street and most off-street parking in the City of Reading is managed by the Reading Parking Authority. Street parking is available around the Sovereign Performing Arts Center at metered spaces. On-street parking after 6pm and on weekends is free but spaces are first come, first serve.
All SAVOR... clients who are planning a function at the Sovereign Performing Arts Center will need to contact the Reading Parking Authority directly to make parking arrangements at any of the Downtown garages or lots. The closest garage to the Performing Arts Center is the garage at Poplar & Walnut Streets. The Parking Authority can be contacted by calling 610-655-6166 or by visting their website at www.ReadingParking.com.