Dancehouse is open with COVIDSafe restrictions in place.

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Please note, Dancehouse is currently closed and is scheduled to re-open from 9am, Thursday 18 February. For more information, read our COVIDSafe plan.

2021 Bookings

Dancehouse COVIDSafe plan

Hiring Dancehouse looks different; we have strict session times and booking minimums to ensure the safety of everyone at Dancehouse. These session times cannot be amended.

Monday — Friday: 9am-12:30pm

Monday — Friday: 1:30pm-5pm

Tuesday — Thursday: 6pm-10pm*

Minimum booking terms: 2 hours

*In 2021, Monday and Friday evenings are not available for hire

Saturday — Sunday: 9am-10pm

Minimum booking terms: 6 hours | 1 booking per studio per day

Bookings will be confirmed from January-June 2021.

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Located in North Carlton, Dancehouse is a performance venue dedicated to contemporary dance with a comfortable foyer, bar and amenities, two flexible studio spaces, upstairs and a theatre with backstage, and garden on the ground floor.*

While Dancehouse spaces are primarily set-up for dance performances, rehearsals and workshops, they are versatile and available for a wide range of applications. Dancehouse has played host to talking events, music gigs, parties, photo shoots, community festivals and corporate planning days.

*During restrictions relating to Covid-19, some amenities and access are limited or not available. Please refer to our CovidSafe Plan for details.

Skylab launch event

Skylab from $15—26/hr

11m x 6m / 66m2

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Upstairs Studio from $15—26/hr

9.5m x 14m / 133m2

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Sylvia Staehli Theatre from $15—26/hr

9.5m x 17.5m / 166m2

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Image credit: Michael Longton

Stop-Go, Branch Nebula (2018). Photo by Gregory Lorenzutti for Dancehouse (Sylvia Staehli Theatre).

Our Rates (per hour) all spaces

Rehearsals: $21 / Members $15
Classes/Workshops: $26 / Members $20
Photography/Video Shoots: $26 / Members $20



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