Ramo Auditorium is operated by Campus Event Productions as a campus and community service. A broad spectrum of performing arts, lectures, films, classes, and entertainment events are offered throughout the year. All events presented in Ramo Auditorium are directly sponsored by Caltech.
Seating Capacity: 371 (one floor) Types of Events: lectures, films, small concerts, experimental stage presentations, musical theater, symposia, and conferences Accessibility: Wheelchair access, assistive listening devices, large-type programs, readers, and ASL interpreters
Donors: Dr. and Mrs. Simon Ramo Architect: Robert E. Alexander, FAIA and Associates Location: Donald E. Baxter, M.D. Hall of the Humanities and Social Sciences (Baxter Hall is immediately southeast of Beckman Auditorium) Dedicated: June 1971 Building Shape: rectangular Dimensions: 73 feet deep by 60 feet wide Color Scheme (Interior): adobe tan, black, and orange Stage: 24 feet deep by 32 feet wide Stage Floor Height: 2 feet Lighting: lighting instruments above the stage and front-of-house Projection Booth: houses sound and lighting controls and projection equipment