A crowned theatrical jewel of San Jose State University. Hammer Theater Center is a multifarious venue, complete with two theaters and a number of event spaces. Strategically situated in San Jose's bustling downtown, this theater space features an extensive range of plays, dance performances, panel discussions, award ceremonies, jazz concerts, and more. The event spaces, which boast an excellent, light and projection system, are available to be rented out for private events. The two theater venues, namely Sobrato Auditorium and Hammer 4 Black Box comprise 532 and 150 seats respectively, and ensure the audience with a wonderful viewing experience.