The renovated, 19th-century theater on the ground floor features a pressed tin ceiling and proscenium arch over the stage, seats up to 200 people and is listed as an Equity 99-seat house. The space is a popular off-off-Broadway venue for nonprofit theater groups and has hosted several award-nominated and award-winning companies including Keen Company, Transport Group, Synapse Productions and FringeNYC. The Connelly is home to Amore Opera and shares lobby space with Metropolitan Playhouse.