The arena is a center for the arts that is in the district of Treptow. This neighborhood, next to the River Spree, has been renovated in recent years and and now has several centers, concert halls and theaters. This place has a theater, a club and a function room that can be hired for occasions. There is a bar and a cafe too. There are often film premieres there. The place looks like a renovated industrial building rather than a fashionionable place. It also has an outdoor pool, on an old boat on the river Spree. Tickets can be purchased online, or through the reservation center.